Julie L. Williamson, DO

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Emory University School of Medicine

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

1405 Clifton Rd NE

Atlanta, Georgia 30322

Phone: 404-785-6670

Email: julie.williamson@emory.edu

Dr. Julie Williamson is a pediatric anesthesiologist and intensivist in the Department of Anesthesiology at Emory University Hospital. She is the Anesthesiology Residency Program Director for Emory School of Medicine. Her clinical expertise includes pediatric critical care medicine, the anesthetic management of pediatric difficult airways, solid organ transplant patients, children with mitochondrial and metabolic disease, and medical education of residents and fellows. Her clinical research examines the resuscitation of massive hemorrhage in pediatric patients.

Medical School: The Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Downers Grove, IL

Internship: Pediatrics: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Residency: Pediatrics: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

                   Anesthesiology:  Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesiology:  Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

                    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology

                                American Board of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology

                                American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Pediatric anesthesiology
  • Pediatric liver transplant anesthesiology
  • Pediatric critical care medicine
  • Medical education
  • Smith M, Williamson J, Yaster M, et al. 2012.  Off-Label Use of Medications in Children Undergoing Sedation and Anesthesia.  Anesthesia & Analgesia 115(5) 1148-54.

Book Chapters:

  • Dishon J, Lee J, Lockman J, Nemergut M, Williamson J. 2009.  Pediatric anesthesia. From Johns Hopkins Anesthesiology Handbook. Philadelphia: Mosby, Elsevier Health Sciences pp 311-344.
  • Williamson J.  2011.  Anesthesia for the premature infant.  From Manual of Clinical Anesthesiology, ed. Larry Chu and Andrea Fuller.  Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins pp 764-769.
  • Williamson J.  2013.  Pheochromocytoma. From Lockman J (Ed) Pediatric Anesthesia Board Review. Narberth, PA: Naerthwyn Press, LLC. [electronic format, no page numbers]
  • Williamson J. Endocrine and metabolic issues in pediatric anesthesia. 2013.  From Lockman J (Ed) Pediatric Anesthesia Board Review. Narberth, PA: Naerthwyn Press, LLC. [electronic format, no page numbers]
  • Williamson J. Anesthesia for ophthalmic surgery in children. 2014 (in press).  From Jaffe R (Ed) Anesthesiologist’s Manual of Surgical Procedures, 5th Edition. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.

Manuals, Videos, Computer Programs, and Other Teaching Aids:

  • Williamson J. Pediatric anesthesia. 2013.  From Mihm F (Ed) Stanford Anesthesiology iGuide. Stanford, CA: Stanford University

Dr. Williamson is a passionate advocate for medical education. She believes that anesthesia and critical care medicine allow us to practice technologically complex medicine in a way that promotes respect and dignity for our patients.