Dr. Kersha Pennicott is a board-certified pediatrician and fellowship-trained pediatric hospitalist. She is the daughter of Jamaican immigrants and very proud of her Caribbean heritage.

Dr. Pennicott is passionate about global health and has worked, taught, and completed quality improvement projects in Haiti, Ghana, Uganda, India, and Peru. She enjoys educating families about various pediatric health topics and is a perpetual student herself as she is working towards her IBCLC (lactation consultant) certification.

Follow her on Instagram @dr.pennicott and on her new YouTube channel: Dr.Pennicott for posts about pediatric/breastfeeding topics and a little of her life as a proud member of the 2% of black female physicians in the US.

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