Norrell Atkinson, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 02/19/2021

Norrell Atkinson is Section Chief of the Child Protection Program at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia where she has worked since 2018.  Dr. Atkinson is board certified in both Pediatrics and Child Abuse Pediatrics.  She completed her medical degree at Howard University College of Medicine and Pediatric Residency Training at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington DC.  Dr. Atkinson then went on to complete 3 years of subspecialty training in Child Abuse Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughter’s in Norfolk, VA.  Dr. Atkinson currently serves as the Educational Programming Chair for the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Council on Child Abuse and Neglect.  She has an interest in resident/medical student education and training of child welfare workers on recognition of child abuse.