Catherine James, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Catherine James
771 Albany Street


Catherine A James, MD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and Physician in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Boston Medical Center. Dr. James received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and completed her residency in Pediatrics at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She completed her Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at Children’s Hospital Boston. She completed a Masters’ degree in Health Professions Education at Boston University Graduate School of Medicine.


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD
  • Cornell University, BA


  • Published on 1/1/2015

    James CA. Domino FJ (ed). The 5 minute Clinical Consult 2016. Asthma Exacerbation, Pediatric Acute. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. Philadelphia. 2015; A17.

  • Published on 7/4/2013

    Wing R, James C. Pediatric head injury and concussion. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2013 Aug; 31(3):653-75. PMID: 23915598.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2012

    Wing R, James C, Maranda LS, Armsby CC. Use of high-flow nasal cannula support in the emergency department reduces the need for intubation in pediatric acute respiratory insufficiency. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Nov; 28(11):1117-23. PMID: 23114231.

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  • Published on 1/1/2012

    James CA. Annals of Emergency Medicine. An online curriculum for the pediatric emergency medicine rotation. 2012; 60(4):S159-S160.

  • Published on 1/1/2012

    James CA. Fever. In PEMSoft: The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Decision Support Software. Lin M, Schafermeyer R, Young K (eds). Pemsoft Pty Ltd. Brisbane, Australia. 2012.

  • Published on 8/10/2009

    James C, Harper M, Johnston P, Sanders B, Shannon M. Effect of trainees on length of stay in the pediatric emergency department. Acad Emerg Med. 2009 Sep; 16(9):859-65. PMID: 19673709.

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  • Published on 1/1/2009

    James CA. Domino FJ, Baldor RA, Golding J, and Grimes JA (eds). The 5 Minute Clinical Consult 2010. Pediatric Asthma Algorithm (acute). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. Philadelphia. 2009; A21.

  • Published on 1/1/2006

    James CA. Antosia RA and Cahill J (eds). Handbook of Bioterrorism and Disaster Medicine. Meningitis and Encephalitis. Springer. New York. 2006; 259-264.

  • Published on 3/1/2005

    James CA, Bourgeois FT, Shannon MW. Association of race/ethnicity with emergency department wait times. Pediatrics. 2005 Mar; 115(3):e310-5. PMID: 15741357.

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  • Published on 9/1/2004

    James CA, Arauz AD. Abdominal pain from an unusual source. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2004 Sep; 20(9):607-9. PMID: 15599264.

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