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Hilary Ong


Pediatric emergency care physician
Mother, climate optimist, swimmer and amateur cook

Dr. Hilary Ong cares for children in the emergency department. She has a special interest in the intersection of pediatric emergency medicine and the health impacts of climate change on children. This is also the subject of her research.

Ong earned her medical degree at UCSF. She completed a residency in pediatrics at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, followed by a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Children's National Hospital.

Ong is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • Education

    UCSF, MD, 2014

  • Residencies

    Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Pediatrics, 2017

  • Fellowships

    Children's National Hospital, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 2020

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

I am committed to protecting children from climate and environmental health threats locally and globally.

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