Rachel Moon, MD Associate Chief, Division of General Pediatrics and Community Health
Director, Academic Development



Rachel Moon, MD, is a pediatrician and SIDS researcher at Children's National Health System. She is also one of five physicians on the American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1989
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • MD, 1986
    Emory University School of Medicine
  • BA, BA, 1982
    Emory University


Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Apparent LifeThreatening Events ALTE and the Use of Home Monitors

(2007) Pediatrics in Review

Back to Sleep An Educational Intervention with WIC Women Infants Children Clients

(2004) Pediatrics

Early Infant Multivitamin Supplementation is Associated with Increased Risk for Food Allergy and Asthma

(2004) Pediatrics

Night Time Child Care Inadequate SIDS Risk Factor Knowledge Practice and Policies

(2003) Pediatrics

Physician Practices Regarding SIDS Risk Reduction A National Survey of Pediatricians and Family Physicians

(2007) Clinical Pediatrics

Stable Prevalence but Changing Risk Factors for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome SIDS in Cild Cre Setings in 2001

(2005) Pediatrics

State child care regulations regarding infant sleep environment since Healthy Child Care AmericaBack to Sleep campaign

(2006) Pediatrics

The Changing Concept of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Diagnostic Coding Shifts Controversies Regarding the Sleeping Environment and New Variables to Consider in Reducing Risk

(2005) Pediatrics

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