Salwa Chawich, MD, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatric Emergency Medicine Philadelphia, PA

Assistant Professor at FMHS-UAEU/ Pediatrics Consultant

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  • Office

    3509 N Broad Street
    Temple University Children's Medical Center
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    Phone(215) 707-6606
    Fax(215) 707-6629
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  • Dr. Salwa Chawich is a pediatric emergency medicine physician who started her career at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia; PA as Trauma 1 lead and Assistant Professor. She moved to Tawam hospital PDED in UAE, then to Sidra Medical and Research Center in Qatar, working as Senior Consultant in both, plus holding an Academic position as Assistant Professor at UAEU-FMSH. She received her Medical Degree from University of Aleppo, Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice 27 years. She also speaks multiple languages, including Arabic. She is experienced in pediatric emergency medicine, health technology/informatics, healthcare quality, medical education, and teaching.

Education & Training

  • Nyack HospitalFELLOWSHIP
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
    Lincoln Medical and Mental Health CenterRESIDENCY
  • University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine
    University of Aleppo Faculty of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2015 - 2021
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2009 - 2021
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2003 - 2016
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2001 - 2022
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Resident Education Appreciation Award Tawam hospital, 2014-2015
  • Fellow (FAAP) American Academy of Pediatrics, 2003

Publications & Presentations


  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine curricula, cases and Board questions 
    Tawam Hospital, UAEU-FMHS. Monthly


  • Chair for PDED, M&M Surveillance Committee 2015 - 2016
  • Representative of ED, Quality Assurance and improvement Committee 2014 - 2016

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Arabic