Dr. Christina Johns received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her medical training at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. After completing her pediatric residency at Hopkins, she moved to Washington, D.C. for a postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Children’s National Medical Center. She continued on the faculty at the George Washington University School of Medicine working as an attending physician and assistant division chief in the Emergency Medicine and Trauma Center at Children’s National for 15 years. During that time Dr. Johns obtained a master’s degree in education from the George Washington University School of Education. She is board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine.
Dr. Johns has extensive national and local media experience including TV, radio, online, and print. You can find her quotes in USA Today, PopSugar, Today Online, ScaryMommy, and CNN Online. She has been featured on Good Day New York, NBC Washington, and WCBS Radio. Join her online community and engage with other parents on Facebook and Instagram. For her hot takes on pediatric medicine, you can find her on Twitter at @DrCJohns.