Chief Operating Officer, Department of Pediatrics

Elizabeth Shifflett

Chief Operating Office, Elizabeth Shifflett

Phone: 434.924.2063

Elizabeth Shifflett (Liz), MBA, is the chief operating officer of the department of pediatrics at UVA Health Children's. Although she has been in healthcare for over ten years, she started her career in finance for the airline industry.

After shifting into healthcare, she has had the privilege of working at the University of Virginia Physicians Group and serving several years as the director of finance for the Department of Radiology at UVA.

She enjoys organizational leadership and strategy and spends her time overseeing the clinical, research, teaching, and administrative goals and operations of the department. Liz believes that pediatrics has the best mission and the best team members and feels proud and honored to be in this role.