"This has been a fantastic community in which to raise my children."
Dr. Douglas Mitchell
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.
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.
- 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