Andrea Ackerman

Andrea Ackerman is a safety assistant with the Kohl's Injury Prevention Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Health literacy, Injury prevention
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

    Before joining the Safety Center team, Andrea Ackerman worked for five years at the School District of Philadelphia. She became a certified passenger safety technician in September of 2011. She has been working in The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's Safety Center providing education to families on proper car seat selection and installation. She travels to community events with the Kohl’s Mobile Safety Center to help spread the word on injury prevention. She has completed courses of educational training with the goal of teaching others.

  • Education and Training

    Board Certification

    Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician

    Graduate Degree

    Child Passenger Safety Course
    Crossing Guard Training Course
    Bicycle and Helmet Safety Course

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Safety Center Administrative Assistant

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Injury prevention