Beth Rezet, MD

Beth Rezet, MD an Attending Physician at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and a Center for Violence Prevention Associate at CHOP.


Beth Rezet, MD has been practicing primary care medicine in the West Philadelphia community since 1989. In addition to providing direct care to patients, she precepts resident trainees at all three Care Network City sites. She is the Director of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's (CHOP) Resident Primary Care Education and the Director of CHOP's Community Pediatric and Advocacy Program. Dr. Rezet is also an Center for Violence Prevention Associate at CHOP.

MD, Temple University School of Medicine

Residency, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics

Associate, Center for Violence Prevention, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Attending Physician, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Vice Director, Pediatrics Residency Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Director, Resident Primary Care Education, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Director, Community Pediatric and Advocacy Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Member, American Academy of Pediatrics

Member, Academic Pediatric Association

Member, International Physicians for Prevention of Nuclear War

Member, Physicians for Social Responsibility

Member, Association of Pediatric Program Directors

Co-chair, Dyson Initiative, National Curriculum Committee

Member, Community Pediatrics Training Initiative

Joanne Decker. MD Mentor Award, 2016

AAMC Spenser Forman Award for Community Engagement, 2015

APA’s Teaching Award for Faculty Committee, 2015-2016

Nominated for the Joanne Decker Faculty Mentor Award, 2009-2015

Faculty Honor Roll – The Children’s Hospital of Phila., 1999-2015

Friend of Nurse Practitioner Award - PA NAPNP, 1999

Teaching Award - Primary Care - The Children’s Hospital of Phila., 1997

Waldo E. Nelson Pediatrics Awards, 1983

Gold Key Honor Society, 1978

Honors Graduate in Biology, 1978

Merck Index Chemistry Award, 1978

Mortar Board Academic Honor Society, 1977

Vasan A, Krass P, Seifu L, Hitt TA, Ijaz N, Villegas L, Pallegedara K, Pandurangi S, Congdon M, Rezet B, Kenyon CC. Pediatric Provider Perspectives and Practices Regarding Health Policy Discussions with Families: A Mixed Methods Study. BMC Pediatr. 2020 Jul 13;20(1):343.

Balmer DF, Tenney-Soeiro R, Mejia E, Rezet B. Positive Change in Feedback Perceptions and Behavior: A 10-Year Follow-up Study. Pediatrics. 2018 Jan;141(1):e20172950.

Contact Information

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104