Shireen Atabaki, MD, MPH Emergency Medicine Specialist



Shireen Atabaki, MD, MPH, is a physician in Children's emergency department.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MPH, Public Health, 1998
    George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • MD, 1992
    Howard University College of Medicine
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Shireen Atabaki, MD, MPH

Patient story

Avery's Story: Parent's Letter Project

"I hope you never have to experience the need to have your child taken to the hospital, but if you do, Children's National is the place to go. There's no question about it!"



Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury by the Prehospital Provider

(2008) Emergency Medical Services Conference- Winterfest

Bilious Emesis in Pediatric Emergency Department Etiology and Outcome

(2002) Clinical Pediatrics

A Clinical Decision Rule for Cranial Computed Tomography in Minor Pediatric Head Trauma

(2008) Archives of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine

Do Children with Normal Cranial CT Scans After Blunt Head Trauma Require Hospitalization for Observation

(2008) Academy of Emergency Medicine

Could it Be Cardiac

(2005) Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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Karen O'Connell's Story

Karen O'Connell

Karen O'Connell, MD, and her team have been evaluating events in which families are present during the critical moments of their child’s invasive procedures and trauma and medical resuscitation.

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