Katie K. Lockwood, MD, MEd, is an Attending Physician at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Primary Care, South Philadelphia, and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. As a primary care pediatrician, she focuses on the overall health and wellness of children and adolescents in the Philadelphia community, with a special focus on adoption medicine, managing healthcare of children in foster care, breastfeeding and medical education.

Dr. Lockwood also serves as the Director of Behavioral Health Education in CHOP’s Pediatric Residency Program, and Director of Continuing Education for the CHOP Care Network. In 2016, she launched a new podcast for pediatricians, Primary Care Perspectives, in which CHOP subject-matter-experts weigh in on issues affecting the daily practice of pediatricians. Listen to recent episodes at

Dr. Lockwood received her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, her Masters in Education from Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, and completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where she was chief resident.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident)

Board Certification


Graduate Degree

MEd - Masters in Education, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Director of Continuing Education, CHOP Care Network

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

Departments and Services