Eric Shelov, MD

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Eric Shelov, MD, is associate chief medical information officer and an attending physician with the Division of General Pediatrics at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training


Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Clinical Informatics – American Board of Pathology
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Undergraduate Degree

BA, Geology and Environmental Studies - Yale University, New Haven, CT

Graduate Degree

MD - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Associate Chief Medical Information Officer

Inpatient EHR Medical Director

Departments and Services



Harper Marvin B, Longhurst Christopher A, McGuire Troy L, Tarrago Rod, Desai Bimal R, Patterson Al. Core drug-drug interaction alerts for inclusion in pediatric electronic health records with computerized prescriber order entry. Journal of patient safety 10(1): 59-63, Mar 2014. (participation cited but not by authorship)


Todd Florin, MD, Stephen Ludwig, MD, Paul Aronson, MD, and Heidi Werner, MD: Netter's Pediatrics Chapters: Skin and Soft Tissue Infections, Infections of the Urinary Tract. Instructional Textbook. Saunders, Page: pp 562-567, 584-589, June 2011.

Posters and Presentations

Levon H. Utidjian, Christopher P. Bonafide, Eric Shelov, Lisa A. DelSignore, Katie K. Lockwood, Patricia J. Hicks. Rapid-Cycle Optimization of an EHR-Integrated Handover Tool. Pediatric Academic Societies Conference April 2012 Notes: Poster Symposium Session.

Shelov ED, Ahumada L, Desai BR: Understanding alert fatigue: the design, implementation and use of a medication alert analytical dashboard as part of a comprehensive effort to manage drug-drug interaction alerts The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Center for Biomedical Informatics, annual symposium April 2012. Shelov ED, Bonafide CP, Desai BR.: Analysis of Electronic Health Record Medication Alerts Using a Real-Time Dashboard at a Children's Hospital. Pediatric Academic Societies Conference April 2012 Notes: Platform Presentation.