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1: Pediatrician Jasiyah Bowers
2: When you are a pediatrician you examine children regularly to asses their growth and development. You treat children who have minor illnesses, acute and chronic health problems, and growth and developmental concern. | Nature of work
3: Also you Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medication to treat or prevent illness disease or injury to infants.
4: To become a pediatrician your education level must require a Master's degree or some require a Ph.D or J.D. | Education, Training, other Qualifications
5: You also have to go to medical school and become a medical student. When you are a medical student you volunteer at local hospital you help and watch over your mentors, also you can get an internship.
6: Advancements | In the pediatric field with all the education and skills you learned you can advance and specialize in one special field of pediatric or into a field of medicine.
7: adolescent medicine pediatric cardiology pediatric nephrology pediatric neonatal pediatric hematologists and oncologists pediatric neurologists Pediatric surgeon and many more
9: Virgnia growth in this field is going it is expected to have grown 24.9 from 2008. | Job Outlook
10: Salary & Benefits
11: *Entry Level= $87,023.48 *Average= $168,289.93 *Experienced= $208,923.16 *Hourly Wage(mean)= $77.60 * Medical School *Internship
12: Positive Contributions to Society | Help children in the community. Volunteer work. Charity work. Helping people on the streets because of your experience in this field.
13: WORK CiTED *Yahoo Images. "Pediatricians."Virginia Career View. 2010 Virginia Department of Education. 17 Mar. 2011 "Pediatricians."Occupational Outlook Handbook 17. Mar 2011