Urszula Wierciszewska, MD

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Urszula Wierciszewska, MD, is a pediatrician at CHOP Primary Care, Newtown in Newtown, PA.

Areas of Expertise: Breastfeeding and lactation counseling, Child and adult literacy advocacy, SIDS education and prevention
Locations: Primary Care, Newtown
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Background

Dr. Wierciszewska completed her pediatric residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, PA, and has been practicing general pediatrics since 2012. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Her areas of interest include teaching about safe sleep and SIDS prevention as well as promoting breastfeeding. She enjoys spending time with her husband, two sons and the family dog as well as cooking and reading.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ

Residency

Pediatrics, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatrician

Awards and Honors

2015, Bucks Happening, The Happening List Finalist
2009, Alumni Association Scholarship
2008, Polish University Club of New Jersey Scholarship
2007, Michael J. Kosloski Scholarship for Academic Achievement
2005, Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society
2005, Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society
2005, Graduated cum laude, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
2004, National Collegiate Scholar’s Program

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2009-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
2005-present, American Medical Association