Professional Training

Investing in Tomorrow’s Scientists

The Center for Better Beginnings is committed to delivering an educational experience that develops students and junior professionals who are rigorously trained in research methodology, skilled at solving problems, focused on innovating, and passionate about maternal health and infant development. Within the framework and support of the UC San Diego School of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics, our pre- and post-doctoral scholars receive unparalleled training that is hands-on, data driven, and focused. We offer numerous opportunities for our scholars to succeed in our academic and professional training program. Ready to make your mark on maternal and infant health under the mentorship of a world-class expert?