Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is vaccinating individuals 12 to 20 years old and their caregivers with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at the Fulton County Board of Health vaccination site at the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC). If you are under age 18, you must have a parent or guardian with you. We will not vaccinate 12- to 17-year-olds who arrive without a parent or guardian. Visit choa.org/covid19vaccine to learn more about eligibility, locations and scheduling.
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Meet the Doctors
Lucila Velez, MD
Dr. Lucila Velez has been a board certified pediatrician since 1984. She earned her degree in medicine from Central University of Madrid, Spain.
Sushila Mathew, MD
Dr. Sushila Mathew has been a board certified pediatrician practicing pediatrics since 1986. She earned her degree in medicine from Christian Medical College, Vellore, India.
Purna Chadalawada, MD
Dr. Purna Chadalawada has been a board certified pediatrician in practice since 1994. She earned her degree in medicine from Kurnool Medical College, India.
Kathie Brichant, MD
Dr. Kathie Brichant has been a board certified pediatrician practicing pediatrics since 2001. She earned her degree in medicine from Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.
Gerren Ector, MD
Dr. Gerren Ector is a native of Trinidad and Tobago. She is a board certified pediatrician. She moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 2001 to attend Spelman College where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.
Manjit Singh, MD
Dr. Manjit Singh is a board certified pediatrician. She completed her undergraduate degree at Mercer University and her doctorate of medicine at Ross University School of Medicine.
Sridevi Gowravaram, MD
Dr. Sridevi Gowravaram is a board certified pediatrician who was first certified in 2006. She earned her degree in medicine (M.B.B.S) from Gandhi Medical College, which is located in India. After earning her degree, she worked in the United Kingdom to continue her education. In the United Kingdom, she earned a diploma in child health and became a Pediatrics degree from the Royal College of Physicians.