Dr. Rosemary Ashman CHKD Blocks

(757) 668-4840
Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics


Medical School: Yale School of Medicine

Residency: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine


Dr. Ashman grew up in Virginia Beach and is a Norfolk Academy graduate. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from Duke University and then a Ph.D. in Immunology from the Virginia Commonwealth University's School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Johns Hopkins.

Dr. Ashman has practiced general pediatrics in Virginia Beach for 18 years.

Dr. Ashman is board certified in Pediatrics. She also teaches medical professional students in a variety of programs at Eastern Virginia Medical School and the University of Virginia.

Dr. Ashman is married to Richard Pulley, a Virginia Beach native. They have two children, Ian and Erin, who are involved in travel soccer and riding. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, going to the beach, reading, and playing classical piano.

Honors and Awards
  • Virginia Business Magazine "Top Doc" 2024
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Medical Association