"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
arrived at Eastern Virginia Medical School and CHKD in 1992, joining the
fledgling Center for Pediatric Research. He advanced to
the academic rank of professor of Pediatrics at EVMS in 2006.
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.
the medical director for the 18 practices in the Children’s Medical Group, a role he has served since
2014. This role provides clinical leadership for strategic planning, quality
improvement, community relations and program development.
- International adoption and travel medicine
- Foster care
- Pediatric infections
- Clinical research
- Craniofacial anomalies
- Clinical informatics
Honors & Awards
- Virginia Department of Health Immunization Advisory Committee
Boy Scouts of America adult leader for 21 years
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church member and choir member