Nathaniel K. Jones, MD, MA

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Nathaniel K. Jones, MD, MA, is a CHOP pediatric emergency medicine physician at the Main Hospital.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Rutgers University - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ


Pediatrics - University of Chicago, Chicago, IL


Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC

Health Policy - The George Washington University, Washington, DC

Board Certification

Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MA in Public Policy - University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Jones NK, Badolato GM, Boyle MD, Goyal MK.: Racial/ethnic Disparities in Management of Acute Gastroenteritis in a Pediatric Emergency Department. Academic Emergency Medicine Page: 1067-1069, September 2021.

Morrison S, Jones N, Koutroulis I, Chamberlain J : A Prospective Look at Career Aspirations Among Pediatric Emergency Medicine Trainees. Pediatric Emergency Car. Pediatric Emergency Care 37(12): 974-976, December 2021.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures


Jones NK. "Voting as a Political Determinant of Health", Association of Clinicians for the Underserved, Virtual. Nov 2021.

Jones NK. "Advocacy in Your Career", University of Missouri, Virtual. Sept 2021.

Jones NK. "Promoting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Emergency Medicine Residency", Society of Academic Emergency Medicine, Virtual. May 2021.

Jones NK. "Infection and Inequities: Understanding Racial/Ethnic Inequities and the Role of Civic Engagement", Children's National Hospital, Virtual. Apr 2021.

Jones NK. "Health Equity and Disaster Management", Pediatric Academic Society, Virtual. Apr 2021.

Jones NK. "Voting and Advocacy", National Medical Association, Washington DC. Mar 2021.

Jones NK. "Understanding Current COVID-19 Vaccines", Parents Amplifying Voices in Education, Virtual. Jan 2021.


Jones NK. "Racial/Ethnic Disparities in the Management of Pediatric Gastroenteritis in a Pediatric Emergency Department", American Academy of Pediatrics, Virtual. Oct 2020.

Jones NK. "Pediatric Gastroenteritis in a Pediatric Emergency Department", American Academy of Pediatrics National Convention and Exhibition. Oct 2020.

Jones NK. "Using the Healthy Democracy Kits to Empower your Patients, Colleagues and Staff", VotER, Webinar. July 2020.

Awards and Honors

2019, Digital Health Award - Gold
2014, Academic Excellence in GI, Liver & Biliary Tract Diseases Rutgers University - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
2010, Outstanding Media Publication - Rutgers Journal of Bioethics Rutgers University

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2022-present, Faculty Recruitment Committee

2021-present, Center for Health Equity

 - Advocacy & Justice Core

Leadership and Memberships

2015-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
 - 2016-present, Section on Minority Health, Equity and Inclusion; Executive Committee Member