Dr. Kathleen G Nelson MD Pediatrician

Dr. Kathleen Nelson is a pediatrician in Los Angeles, California. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital Los Angeles and The Children's Hospital of Alabama. She received her medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Nelson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 123 doctors at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and one of 105 at The Children's Hospital of Alabama who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1972 - 1974

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Internship, Pediatrics, 1971 - 1972

New York Medical College
Class of 1971

Yale-New Haven Hosp
Fellowship, Clinical Scholars Program, 1974 - 1976

Women's Medical College of Pennsylvania
Other Training, Medicine, 1967 - 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2012

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Interprofessional Academic Health Center Leadership Development: The Case of the University of Alabama at Birmingham's Healthcare Leadership Academy.
Savage, G. T.,Duncan, W. J.,Knowles, K. L.,Nelson, K.,Rogers, D. A.,Kennedy, K. N.

Folate status of mothers during pregnancy and mental and psychomotor development of their children at five years of age.
Tamura, T., Goldenberg, R. L., Chapman, V. R., Johnston, K. E., Ramey, S. L., Nelson, K. G.

Securing a faculty position: a practical guide for residents, fellows, junior faculty, and their mentors.
Dungy, C. I., DeWitt, T. G., Nelson, K. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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