Karen Sheehan, MD, MPH

Karen Sheehan, MD, MPH

Karen Sheehan, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Arnold-Gorter Family Professorship in Healthy Communities Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine) and Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Medical Director, Injury Prevention & Research Center, and Medical Director, Strengthening Chicago's Youth, Smith Child Health Research Program, Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute

Language: English

Appointments & Referrals

1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC)

About Me

Clinical Interests: Child advocacy, poverty/access to health care, prevention of unintentional injury and violent injury​

Education & Training

Education: Northwestern University, 1989

Postgraduate Training: Master of Public Health, University of Illinois, 1996; Children's Memorial Hospital, 1994, 1992

Board Certifications: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, General Pediatrics

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Research Interests: Injury prevention; pediatrics; public health

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