Meet Our Physician Liaisons

Herbert Bevan, MD

Herb Bevan, MD
CHKD physician liaison

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Dr. Herb Bevan joined the CHKD physician liaison team in November of 2016.

Previously, Dr. Bevan was a practicing hematologist and oncologist at CHKD for 28 years and served a two-year term as president of the CHKD professional staff in 2014 and 2015. Dr. Bevan received "Top Doc" designation from Coastal Virginia Magazine in 2016 during his final year with CHKD's cancer and blood disorders program.

A Kansas native and University of Kansas graduate, Dr. Bevan earned his medical degree from Washington University and completed his residency and fellowships at San Diego Naval Hospital. He joined CHKD after a nine-year stint in the U.S. Navy, serving  his final two years in the military at Portsmouth Naval Hospital.

Dr. Bevan is a founding member of Children's Specialty Group. 

Physician Liaison-Jill Armstrong

Jill Armstrong, RN
CHKD physician liaison
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Jill Armstrong, RN, joined the CHKD physician liaison team in March of 2020.

As a nursing professional for the past 17 years, Jill has focused on optimizing patient care in increasingly demanding and responsible positions in the emergency department, cardiac catheterization lab, home healthcare, and for the last 10 years in CHKD's endocrinology department.

Jill’s most recent role as a CHKD RN Clinical Supervisor honed her ability to effectively work with physicians while managing and mentoring nursing staff to provide effective, compassionate care to patient/family populations. She looks forward to further utilizing her knowledge and expertise as she continues to serve the CHKD community.