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Kathleen Berchelmann
Works at Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
Attended Amherst College
Lives in St. Louis, MO 63122
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Mom, Pediatrician, blogger at http://ChildrensMomDocs.org, @MomDocKathleen
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  • Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, 2006 - present
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St. Louis, MO 63122
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Darien, CT 06820
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Kathleen is a mom and blogging pediatrician at Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis Children's Hospital. She and her husband Greg are trying their best to raise five kids.
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Kathleen M. Berchelmann, M.D., is a pediatrician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine. Kathleen is the co-founder and director of ChildrensMD, a blog written by five dynamic mom-pediatricians who share their true confessions of trying to apply science and medicine to motherhood.  Kathleen and her husband are raising five children.  Connect with her at KathleenBerchelmannMD.com.  

Dr. Berchelmann is a frequent contributor to health and parenting TV news segments including Fox New’s “Happening Now,” with Jenna Lee and Jon Scott, and St. Louis stations KTVI (Fox) and KSDK (NBC).

On the radio, Kathleen has a weekly segment on EWTN’s Son Rise Morning Show with Brian Patrick.  Her written work has been featured in print and online publications including the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Chicago Tribune, and TIME magazine.

Prior to medical school, Dr. Berchelmann attended divinity school at Weston Jesuit School of Theology. Together with her husband Greg, she created CatholicPediatrics.org, which features a searchable directory of Catholic pediatricians.  She is also a regular contributor to Aleteiaand CatholicMom.com.

Follow Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann on Facebook: ChildrensMomDocs,  Twitter:@MomDocKathleen and connect with her on Google+ and LinkedIn.

Education
  • Amherst College
    1998
  • Darien High School
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The Return of Essential Oils-- are they over priced fragrant quackery or do they really work?  This mom-pediatrician gives real answers from evidence-based literature.
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American teens are more stressed and depressed than adults.  Here's what parents can do:
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Tired of bickering, jealousy, and selfish kids?  Here's the good news: gratitude can be taught.
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