"I have witnessed CHKD grow from 1976 to the present, providing the highest level of pediatric services in the Tidewater area.When I first started, CHKD was providing only general pediatric services. Now in 2014, every aspect of pediatric medicine and support is provided."
Dr. Harvey Kagan
Medical School: Georgetown University
Residency: Georgetown University Hospital
Dr. Kagan is a Boston native and graduated from Boston University. He attended Georgetown University School of Medicine along with a clinical fellowship in pulmonary medicine and anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School. He is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at EVMS, preceptor for 1st and 2nd year medical students and past chairman of pediatrics at DePaul Hospital and Chesapeake General Hospital. He served six years as a member and interviewer on the committee of admissions at EVMS.
Dr. Kagan lives in Virginia Beach with wife Joanne and has 2 children. His daughter is a clinical psychologist and son is a professional artist who has exhibited worldwide. In his free time, he enjoys relaxing at the beach with a good book, anything Red Sox, flying (by simulation), amateur astronomy, and, of course, Angry Birds.
Dr. Kagan has special interest in ADHD and learning disorders.
Reviewer for pediatric articles to be published in "Contemporary Pediatrics"
Wrote and published 10 articles for "Contemporary Pediatrics"
Appeared on WVEC TV for the CHKD Parenting Segment
Community Involvement and Memberships
- Medical Society of Virginia
- American Medical Association
- Norfolk Academy of Medicine
- American Academy of Pediatrics, Virginia Chapter