Shawn E. Parnell, MD

Shawn E. Parnell, MD


On staff since August 2007

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)

Diagnostic Radiology
Pediatric Radiology

Medical/Professional School

Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk


Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle


Pediatric Radiology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Musculoskeletal radiology; Skeletal Dysplasias

Research Focus Area

Translational Research

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Certificate of Merit "Where's the Bone? Disorders of Decreased Bone Mineralization in Children" Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Nov. 2014
Honorable Mention Digital Atlas of Skeletal Surveys of Common Skeletal Dysplasias Society for Pediatric Radiology April 20, 2012


  • Shawn E. Parnell, MD
    Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib (VEPTR): A Review of Indications, Normal Radiographic Appearance and Complications
    Pediatric Radiology , 2014 Sept. 21
  • Shawn E. Parnell, MD
    Interactive Digitized Atlas of Skeletal Surveys for Common Skeletal Dysplasias
    Pediatric Radiology , 2013 Mar. 2 : 43(7)803-13
  • Shawn E. Parnell, MD
    Neonatal Skeletal Dysplasias
    Pediatric Radiology , 2012 Jan. : 42(Suppl 1)S150-7
  • Shawn E. Parnell, MD
    Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation: Normal Radiographic Appearance and Complications.
    Pediatric Radiology , 2011 Aug. : 41(8)1028-39
  • Juric-Sekhar G, Kapur RP, Glass IA, Murray ML, Parnell SE, Hevner RF
    Neuronal migration disorders in microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type I/III.
    Acta neuropathologica , 2010 Sept. 21
  • Pruthi S, Parnell SE, Thapa MM
    Pseudointercondylar notch sign: manifestation of osteochondritis dissecans of the trochlea.
    Pediatric radiology , 2009 Feb. : 180-3