Charles G. Zimbrick-Rogers, MD, MSEd

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Charles G. Zimbrick-Rogers, MD, MSEd, is an attending physician in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA


Pediatrics - Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA


Pediatrics - Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA


Adolescent Medicine - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Adolescent Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MSEd - Interdisciplinary Studies in Human Development - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services




Charles G. Zimbrick-Rogers, Kenneth Ginsburg, Cordella Hill, Suzanne Fegely, Sharon Ravitch, and Carol A. Ford. Parenthood and Motivation to Change in Homeless Older Adolescents. Journal of Poverty. 2017 May 4;21(3):227-46.


Charles Rogers and Gary Duhon. Surrogate Decision Making in the Previously Capable Minor. Clinical Pediatrics. 2009 Nov;48(9):970-2.




Carol A. Ford, Abigail English, Nadia Dowshen, and Charles Rogers. Confidentiality in Adolescent Health Care in Health Promotion for Children and Adolescents. New York, NY: Springer. 2017.

Posters and Presentations


Charles G. Zimbrick-Rogers. Learning to Bear the Pain of Others: Biomedical and theological considerations of vicarious suffering in medical trainees. Conference on Medicine and Religion. St. Louis, MO. 2018.

Sarah Zader, Rachel Stamp-Siegfried, Marilisa Elrod, and Charles Rogers. Reproductive Healthcare in the Medical Home for Adolescent Females with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario. Poster Presentation. 2018.

Joshua Eubanks, Marilisa Elrod, Jimeka Leonard, Ernest Williams, and Charles Rogers. Pediatric Mental Health Diagnoses Following Intensive Care Unit Admission. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario. Poster Presentation. 2018


Charles Rogers, Ashleigh Drake, Anne Peruski, Brian Adams, and Samuel Stinnette. Parental Deployment and Healthcare Utilization in Adolescents with Migraines and other Somatic Syndromes. Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Poster Presentation. 2017.

David Quackenbush, Marilisa Elrod, and Charles Rogers. Medical Provider Perspectives on Homebound Educational Services for Adolescent Patients. Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Poster Presentation. 2017.

Invited Lectures


Charles Rogers. Gender Identity Development in Childhood and Adolescence. Grand Rounds Speaker, Children’s Hospital of the Kings Daughters. Norfolk, VA. 2017.

Charles Rogers. Transitioning Young Adults from Pediatrics to Internal Medicine. Invited CME lecture for the Department of Internal Medicine. Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA. 2017.

Charles Rogers. Primary Care Management of Pediatric and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders. Tidewater Military Pediatrics Symposium, Portsmouth, VA. 2017.

Awards and Honors

2018, 2nd Place Award for Clinical Research at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Academic Research Competition
2018, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal
2016, “Soap Box” Award for Dedication to Resident Education
2008, Moses Maimonides Award for Ethics in Medicine
2004-2008, United States Navy Health Professions Scholarship Program
2003, Scott Weathersby Award, Top Graduating Senior in Biology, selected by faculty
2003, Summa cum Laude, Louisiana Tech University
2001-2003, Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honors Society
2001, Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship
1999, Vigil Honor, Boy Scouts of America
1997, Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2018-present, Journal of Adolescent Health
2017-present, Pediatric Academic Society, Abstract Reviewer
2015, present, Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Underserved
2015-present, Youth and Society

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2009-present, Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine
2008-present, American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow