Douglas Mitchell

"This has been a fantastic community in which to raise my children."

Dr. Douglas Mitchell

(757) 668-6700

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Infectious Disease


Medical School: University of Michigan

Residency: Children's Medical Center of Dayton

Fellowship: University of Texas Medical School

Fellowship: Eastern Virginia Medical School

Dr. Mitchell arrived at Eastern Virginia Medical School and CHKD in 1992, joining the fledgling Center for Pediatric Research. After 12 challenging and exciting years in full-time academics conducting research on infectious diarrhea and pediatric immunizations, he returned to his origins of providing general pediatric care and loves seeing patients every day.
Research Area
Pediatric immunizations.
Clinical Interests
International adoption and travel medicine; immunizations; pediatric infections; clinical research; craniofacial anomalies; clinical informatics.
Honors & Awards
US Care Network Award presented by Operation Smile, April 14, 2011.
Community Involvement
  • Virginia Department of Health Immunization Advisory Committee
  • Boy Scouts of America adult leader for 16 years
  • St. Andrew's Episcopal Church member and choir member

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