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John Dana Coulson, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Languages: English, Russian, Spanish


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Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center

Appointment Phone: 410-955-6666
601 N. Caroline St.
Baltimore, MD 21287 map

Johns Hopkins Children's Center Pediatric Specialists

Appointment Phone: 443-997-5437
820 Best Gate Road
Suite 2D
Annapolis, MD 21401 map
Phone: 443-997-5437


Dr. John D. Coulson is an assistant professor of pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His area of clinical expertise is pediatric cardiology.

He earned his M.D. at University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his medical training and a pediatrics residency at Stanford University Medical Center before training in naval flight surgery at the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute. He then completed fellowships in pediatric cardiology and developmental biology at Stanford.

He also served as a medical officer for the U.S. Navy for nine years. 

Dr. Coulson was an honorary member of the Russian Scientific Society of Interventional Radiology and Endovascular Surgery in 2001. He has published a number of journal articles and co-authored several book chapters related to pediatric cardiology. more



  • MD, University of Michigan Medical School (1973)


  • Stanford University School of Medicine / Pediatrics (1976)


  • Stanford University School of Medicine / Pediatric Cardiology (1981)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine / Developmental Biology (1982)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics / Pediatric Cardiology (1985)
  • American Board of Pediatrics / Pediatrics (1981)

Activities & Honors


  • Honorary Member, Russian Scientific Society of Interventional Radiology and Endovascular Surgery, 2001
  • Surgeon General’s Award, Naval Aerospace Medical Institute, 1977

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