• Medical School: New York Medical College, Valhlalla, NY
  • Residency:  New York Medical College/Westchester County Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder
  • Medical Home for Children with Special Healthcare Needs

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Ambulatory Pediatrics Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Region II APA
  • Eastern Society Pediatric Research

Selected Publications 

Morse JH, Lustbader JW, Harrington JW, Canfield RE:  Heterogeneity of Proteins in Commerical Preparations of HCG Demonstrated by Western Blotting.  Am J Reprod Immunol Microbiol 1988;17(4):134-140.

Harrington J, Gianos E, Steifel M:  Index of suspicion. Case 3.  Diagnosis:  Riley-Day syndrome (familial dysautonomia) {FD}.  Pediatr Rev. 2000;21(7):243, 246-7.

Harrington JW, Steifel M, Gianos E.: Case Report:  Arginase Deficiency Presenting with Cerebral Edema and Failure to Thrive.  J. Inherit. Metab. Dis. 2000;23:517-518.

Harrington JW: Essay on Academic Teaching: “Thank you, Mr. Stewart”, Academic Medicine 2002;77(9):875.

Harrington JW: Medicine and the Arts: Commentary on Autism following the poem   “Jabberwocky” by Lewis Carrol, Academic Medicine 2003;78(9):908-909.

Walsh R, Harrington J, Beneck D, Dolan N, Ozkaynak MF.  Congenital Infantile Hepatic Hemangioendothelioma Type II Treated with Orthtopic Liver Transplantation.  J Pediatr Hematol Oncol.  2004;26(2):121-123.  

Harrington JW, Brand DA, Edwards KS: Seizure disorder as a risk factor for     gastroesophageal reflux in children with neurodevelopmental disabilities. Clinical  Pediatrics 2004;43(6):557-562.

Harrington JW: Essay on Academic Teaching: “Night Float Memories”, Acad Med 2004;79(6):563.

*Wong CT, *Harrington JW:  Infantile Henoch-Schonlein Purpura.  Emergency Medicine Australasia 2004;16:225-228.  *denotes equal contribution

Kang E, Harrington JW, Etelson D: Index of suspicion. Case 3.  Diagnosis: Growing   skull fracture with leptomeningeal cyst.  Pediatr Rev. 2004; 25(11):397-403.

*Soni N, *Harrington JW, Weiss R, Chander P, Vyas S.  Recurrent Acute Interstitial Nephritis Induced by Azithromycin. Ped Infect. Dis Journal  2004;23(10):965-966. * denotes equal contribution

Harrington JW. Essay on Academic Teaching. “Earl’s Story”, Academic Medicine 2005;80(3):278.

Harrington JW.  Teaching and Learning Moments. “Turning Tables”, Academic Medicine  2005;80(12):1106.

Harrington JW, Brand DA, Edwards KS, Patrick PA.  Parental Beliefs About   Autism: Implications for the Treating Physician.  Autism: the International Journal of   Research & Practice 2006;10(5):452-462.

Harrington JW, Tetro D.  Photo Clinic “Bohn Nodules”, Consultant for Pediatricians 2005;4(9)436-442.

Harrington JW, Rosen L, Garnecho A, Patrick PA.  Parental Perceptions and Use of  CAM Practices for Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders in Private Practice. J Dev Behav Pediatri 2006;27:S156-161.

Harrington JW , Morris M, McBride W.  Photo Clinic “Swallowed Beads in Appendix”, Consultant for Pediatricians 2006;5(2):114.

Harrington JW.  Making the Rounds.  Consultant for Pediatricians 2006:5(4):234- 237.

Harrington JW.  Teaching and Learning Moments: “What’s in a Name?”  Academic Medicine 2006;81:914.

Harrington JW.  Photo Essay: Foreign Body Ingestions Consultant for Pediatricians 2006;5(8):504-508.

Harrington JW.  Teaching and Learning Moments: “What’s in a Name?”  Academic  Medicine 2006;81:914.

Harrington JW.  Photo Essay: Foreign Body Ingestions Consultant for Pediatricians 2006;5(8):504-508.

Harrington JW. Letter to the Editor.  Predictors of Fatality in Hemolytic Uremic  Syndrome Lacks Numbers. Pediatrics 2006;118:1797.  

Riar S, Harrington JW, Leung AK.  What’s your diagnosis? Posterior Urethral Valves Consultants for Pediatricians 2006;5(11):721-724.

Koelsch E, Harrington JW.  Marcus Gunn Jaw-Winking Synkinesis in a Neonate. Movement Disorders (in Press)

Harrington JW.  In Reply: Ten years with autism and counting. Contemporary Pediatrics 2007;23:112-114.

Harrington JW.  Letter to Editor-Consultant for Pediatricians Special Issue: Focus on  Vaccines.  2007 (In press)  

Harrington JW, DiBello DA, Levy DM, Contemporary Pediatrics Pediatric Puzzler  “The case of a limping child” (In press for 2007)

Harrington JW.  Consultant for Pediatricians January 2007 (in press)

Harrington JW.  Consultants for Pediatricians Feb 2007 (in press)





Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Eastern Virginia Medical School


Division of General Academic Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
601 Children's Lane
Norfolk, VA 23507
Phone: (757) 668-7179