Shawn E Parnell earned her B.S. (Mathematics) from the University of Florida, Gainesville FL, in 1993. She earned her M.D. from Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk VA, during 1997-2001. Dr. Parnell performed her transitional year internship during 2001-2002 at the Riverside Regional Medical Center Newport News VA. She subsequently performed her diagnostic radiology residency at the University of Washington Medical Center during 2002-2006 and her pediatric radiology fellowship at Childrens Hospital and Regional Medical Center/University of Washington during 2006-2007. Her honors include the following: Freshman Honor Society, Duke University, 1990; Phi Beta Kappa National Honorary Society, University of Florida, Gainesville FL. 1993; Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk VA, 2001; Mentor’s Award, Association of University Radiologists annual meeting.