George A. (Tony) Woodward, MD, MBA, is Medical Director of the Division of Emergency Medicine at Seattle Childrens Hospital and Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is also the Medical Director for Transport Medicine at Seattle Childrens. He received his MD from Temple University Medical School and his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
He completed an internship and residency at St. Christophers Hospital for Children in Philadelphia and a fellowship at the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Program at Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia. He held faculty positions at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City. He has been awarded the Norcliffe Foundation Endowed Chair in Pediatric Emergency Medicine and has been elected as member for the American Pediatric Society, an honorary society for pediatric research. Woodwards specialty and board certifications include Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine, being an ACLS, PALS and Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP) instructor and an ATLS provider. He has held several national leadership positions, editorial positions and authored numerous publications.