Eve H Switzer, MD
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Eve H Switzer, MD, FAAP
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Curriculum Vitae (updated February 2022)


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505 West Carrier Road                                                                                    Date of birth:  31 August 1969

Enid, Oklahoma 73701                                                                                    Place of birth:  Indianapolis, IN

(580) 402-4554 cell                                                                                                  Marital status:  Married

email address:  [email protected]




Pediatric residency, July 1994 – June 1997
University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio

7703 Floyd Curl Drive

San Antonio, TX  78284

Residency Director:  Robert Nolan, MD


Doctor of Medicine, August 1990 – May 1994

University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Office of Student Affairs

Albuquerque, NM  87131


Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry, August 1986 – May 1990

University of New Mexico

Student Services Center

Albuquerque, NM  87131




United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE)

Part I (June 1992), II (September 1993), III (June 1995) – passed


Oklahoma Medical License, registration #20454

Issued October 22, 1997


Texas Medical License, registration J8797

Issued July, 1994; Expired November, 1999


Board Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics, registration #063180

Issued October 8, 1997; Expired December 31, 2004

Re-certified 2004; Expired December 31, 2011

Re-certified 2011; Expires December 31, 2018

Re-certified 2018; Expires December 31, 2025






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Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control (OBNDD)

Registration #25026


Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)                            Physicians Liability Insurance Company (PLICO)             

Registration #BS5661271                                                        Policy:  #506144; Limits:  $1M/$3M



Northwest Pediatrics                                                                                    Tax ID Number:  47-2851547

3201 N Van Buren, Suite 300                                                                      Office Manager:  Linda Purdy

Enid, OK  73703                                                                                    1997 – present

(580) 234-7070

(580) 234-9544 fax



Integris Bass Baptist Health Center                                                        St Mary's Regional Medical Center

PO Box 3168                                                                                                  305 South Fifth Street

Enid, OK  73702                                                                                    Enid, OK  73702

Category:  active staff              1997 - present                                                        Category:  active staff, 1997 - present




American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow (FAAP)                                                        1994 – present

              Section on Oral Health, member  (SOOH)                                                        2010 - present

              Section on Obesity, member               (SOOb)                                                        2012 – present

              Council on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (COQIPS)              2013 - present
              Council on Communications and Media (COCM)                                          2016 – present
              Section on Administration and Practice Management (SOAPM)              2018 – present             

              National Nominating Committee, member                                                        2018 – 2021
                            National Nominating Committee, co-chair                                          2021

Oklahoma Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (OKAAP)                            1997 – present
              PROS co-coordinator                                                                                                  2019 - present
              Immediate Past President                                                                                    2016 - 2021
              Obesity Committee                                                                                                  2016 – present             

              President                                                                                                                2013 – 2016

                                                                                                                                            2021 - present

              Disaster Preparedness Coordinator                                                                      2013 – 2018
                            Centers for Disease Control (CDC) pediatric tabletop exercise              2016
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences                                          current
              Adjunct professor, pediatrics

Federal Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPCMD)

              Appointed Member                                                                                                  2014 – 2017

Texas Pediatric Society                                                                                                  1994 – 1997

American Medical Association                                                                                    1994 – present

Garfield County Medical Society                                                                                    1997 – present

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Oklahoma State Medical Association                                                                                    1997 – present

              Rural physician section                                                                                    1997 – present

St Mary's Regional Medical Center

              Infection Control Committee                                                                                    2001 – 2012

              CME Committee                                                                                                  2003 – 2014
              Patient Safety Committee, Chair                                                                      2010 – 2021

              Credentials Committee                                                                                    2010 – 2021

              Board of Directors                                                                                                  2009 – 2017

              Board of Directors, Chair                                                                                    2015 – 2016

Garfield County Immunization Coalition                                                                      2003 – 2014

Integris Bass Baptist Health Center

              Chief, Department of Primary Care                                                                      2004 – 2007
Children's Hospital Foundation Board of Advocates                                                        2014 – present

Oklahoma Perinatal Quality Improvement Collaborative  (OPQIC)                            2014 – 2017

Oklahoma State Department of Health -
              Children's Health Group                                                                                    2014 – 2017
              Immunization Advisory Subcommittee                                                        2019 – present
Vaccinate Oklahoma, Board member                                                                                    2016 – 2020
Oklahoma Alliance for Healthy Families, member                                                        2018 – present
Oklahoma Primary Healthcare Improvement Cooperative (OPHIC)                           

Patients, Practices, and Academics Resource Team for New Evidence from Research (PARTNER)

                            advisory committee member                                                                      2019  - present
                            executive committee member                                                                      2019  - present



Resident Advisory Committee, UTHSCSA                                                                      1996 – 1997

Enid Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                  2001 – 2010

Leonardo's Childrens' Museum, Board of Directors                                                        2001 – 2015

              Chair, Board of Directors                                                                                    2004 – 2005

              Chair, Medical Division, Capital Campaign                                                        2014 – 2015             

              Leonardo's Legacy Award                                                                                    2015
Vance Air Force Base, Honorary Commander                                                        2015

Garfield County Child Advocacy Council, Board of Directors                            2001 – 2007

              Vice Chair, Board of Directors                                                                      2004 – 2007

Enid March of Dimes, Honorary Chair                                                                      2002

Northwestern Oklahoma Tobacco Free Coalition                                                        2002 – 2004

Enid Winter Charity Ball Committee, auction chair                                                        2003 – 2006

Juliette Low Leadership Society of Enid

              Founding member                                                                                                  2006

              JLLS luncheon committee                                                                                    2006 – 2015

Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma Board of Directors                                                        2010 – 2014

United Way of Northwest Oklahoma              , Board of Directors                                          2010 – 2014

Enid Running Club                                                                                                                2012 - present

              President                                                                                                                2014 – present


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To vaccinate...that is the question.  Debunking myths:  Discredited study fuels vaccination debate”, Enid News and Eagle, 22 February 2015


“Pediatric Education Videos:  Common Conditions in Children”, St Mary’s Regional Medical Center, 21 August 2015


Gov Mary Fallin Vetoes Vaccination Bill”, Tulsa World, 30 April 2016



Antivax Message Gets Meaner on Social Media”, NBC News, 11 October 2017



She Won’t Back Down:  MD Vows to Fight Back After Anti-vax Death Threats”, White Coat, Black Art, 27 October 2017



Online Anti-Vaxxers Are Part Of A 'Highly Feminized Movement'”, Newsweek, 30 December 2017



How to Protect Your Child”, Op-Ed Enid News and Eagle, 2 August 2018

“Precautions Advised After Flu Sends Enid Girl to Hospital”, Enid News and Eagle, 12 February 2019



Why anti-vaxxer mobs go after pro-vaccine doctors online — and what to do about it“, Mashable, 21 March 2019

“Navigating Social Media.  A Rural Pediatrician’s Story.”, AAP Section on Administration and Practice Management Fireside Chat Series, 28 March 2019


“Navigating Social Media.  A Rural Pediatrician’s Story.”, Office Practicum User Conference, Orlando, FL, 10 May 2019


Preventing Unintended Injuries and Death”, OK Pediatrician, Oklahoma Chapter American Academy of Pediatrics, May/June 2019



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ACIP:  Tdap Vax OK to Sub in for Td When Necessary – Unanimous panel hopes to increase flexibility for providers”, 23 October 2019


Doctors Run Into Shortages, Red Tape When Trying to Find Coronavirus Cases”, News 9, 18 March 2020



COVID-19 update (pediatric edition), City of Enid, 2 April 2020


Delivery and Impact of a Motivational Intervention for Smoking Cessation: A PROS Study”, Jonathan D. Klein, Julie Gorzkowski, Elissa A. Resnick, Donna Harris, Kristen Kaseeska, Lori Pbert, Alex Prokorov, Tianxiu Wang, James Davis, Edward Gotlieb and Richard Wasserman

Pediatrics September 2020, e20200644; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2020-0644


Op-Ed, Morning Consult “Why We’re Joining More Than 200 Medical Professionals to Urge Facebook to Stop the Spread of COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation”, 26 March 2021


Worth a shot?  Health officials, parents address pediatrics vaccination concerns”,  Enid News and Eagle, 9 January 2022 


























Eve H Switzer, MD, FAAP
Biographical Summary


Dr Switzer is a general pediatrician who has been in private practice at Northwest Pediatrics in Enid for over 25 years.  She received her medical degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and completed her pediatric residency at the University of Texas in San Antonio.  She is board certified in pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. 


Dr Switzer is the current president of the Oklahoma Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and recently served as Co-Chair of the AAP’s National Nominating Committee.  She is an adjunct professor at the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences.   In 2014, Dr Switzer was appointed to the Federal Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry by the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services. She also currently serves on the Board of Advocates for the Oklahoma Children's Hospital Foundation.