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Eva Sophia Seligman, M.D.

Eva Sophia Seligman, M.D.

  • Assistant Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Languages: English, Spanish


Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine

Research Interests

pediatric emergency medicine, trauma resuscitation, concussion, acute knee pain management, sport-related injuries more


Eva Seligman is a pediatric emergency medicine and sports medicine specialist seeing patients at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center’s location in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Seligman specializes in sports-related injuries and the transition of care from the pediatric emergency department to the primary care setting. She is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Doctor Seligman graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2013, and completed her residency at McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University in 2016. more


  • Assistant Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Departments / Divisions



  • MD; University of Michigan Medical School (2013)


  • Pediatrics; Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago-Northwestern University (2016)


  • Sports Medicine; Boston Children's Hospital (2021)
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2020)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Emergency Medicine)
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) (2016)

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Seligman is engaged in various research efforts, including the management of acute knee pain, epidemiologic factors associated with concussions leading to emergency department visits. She is also invested in trainee education and using checklists to improve pediatric trauma resuscitation within an academic setting.

Selected Publications

Implementation of LURIES: A New Handoff Tool for Pediatric Residents. Seligman E, Malakooti M. Cureus. 2018 Apr 30;10(4):e2558. doi: 10.7759/cureus.2558. PMID: 29974013 Free PMC article.

Changes in training patterns and confidence to return to sport in United States collegiate athletes during the COVID-19 pandemic. Seligman E, Beasley MA, Christino MA, Miller PE, Kobelski G, Stracciolini A. Phys Sportsmed. 2022 Mar 8:1-6. doi: 10.1080/00913847.2022.2046957. Online ahead of print. PMID: 35209782

F2L, a peptide derived from heme-binding protein, chemoattracts mouse neutrophils by specifically activating Fpr2, the low-affinity N-formylpeptide receptor. Gao JL, Guillabert A, Hu J, Le Y, Urizar E, Seligman E, Fang KJ, Yuan X, Imbault V, Communi D, Wang JM, Parmentier M, Murphy PM, Migeotte I. J Immunol. 2007 Feb 1;178(3):1450-6. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.178.3.1450. PMID: 17237393

Factors Associated With Repeat Emergency Department Visits in a State-wide Cohort of Pediatric Patients With Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Seligman E, Aslam U, Psoter KJ, Ryan LM, Nasr IW. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2022 Feb 1;38(2):e683-e689. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000002368. PMID: 35100767

Activities & Honors


  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American College of Sports Medicine
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