22742-Thompson, Shannon

Shannon L. Thompson, MD, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

1001 W. 10th St
Bryce B-1209

Indianapolis, IN 46202


Dr. Thompson is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health. She completed her training in pediatrics at Georgetown University, where she was voted Resident of the Year. She initially practiced in a primary care setting at Sycamore Pediatrics & Adolescents in Kokomo, IN for 3 years, later practicing as a pediatric hospitalist at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent for 8 years. Dr. Thompson was one of the founding members of the Child Protection Team at PMCH and served as Medical Director of this program for the past 5 years. She has recently joined the Child Protection Programs at Riley Children's Hospital and is excited to continue serving Indiana's most vulnerable population.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Education
    2002 RES Georgetown University Medical Center
    1999 MD The Ohio State University
    1993 BA Hofstra University
  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    Ray Helfer Society
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - Child Abuse Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
  • Clinical Interests

    Dr. Thompson is interested in developing an outpatient clinic for children who have been physically abused as well as those who have been identified high risk, and are in need of a comprehensive medical evaluation. She is also interested developing a program to provide timely medical care to children in the foster care population and ultimately identify a medical home.


    Sycamore Pediatrics and Adolescents, Kokomo, IN (July 2002 - July 2005)

    Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent (September 2005 - October 2013)

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