Richard Shugerman, MD, is an emergency attending physician at Seattle Childrens Hospital and professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is director of Regional Education and Faculty Development for the Department of Pediatrics.
He received his MD from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham and completed an internship and a residency in pediatrics at the University of Washington. Shugerman is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics and certified by the American Heart Association as a PALS provider. Shugerman is active on several regional and national committees and has published extensively.