Christopher Watson


Christopher Watson


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

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  • (706) 721-7872


  • MPH, Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management Johns Hopkins University, 2009

  • MD, Medicine Georgetown University, 2003

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, General Georgetown University, 1999


  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 6150

    MCG YOU+
  • MEDI 6100

    Orientation to Medicine
  • PEDS 5018

    Pediatric Critical Care
  • RPED 5004

    Pediatrics Critical Care
  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General


Selected Recent Publications

  • Transport Medical Control Education for Pediatric Critical Care Fellows: A National Needs Assessment Study, 2022
    Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
  • Taxonomy of pathogen codetection in pediatric case fatalities with adenoviral respiratory infection, 2021
    Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
  • Postextubation airway obstruction in children: Are steroids the key to prevention? , 2021
    Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal

Research Interests

Pediatric trauma, disaster preparedness, medical education, and simulation