Heather McLauchlan, M.D.

Heather McLauchlan, M.D.


Heather McLauchlan, M.D.   

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (CT)
Division of Primary Care
University of Illinois College of Medicine
320 E. Armstrong Avenue
Peoria, IL  61603

Email: mclauch@uic.edu
Phone:  309-624-2587
Schedule an appointment:  309-624-9680
Fax:  309-624-9757


MD - Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2000)

Residency – Boston Combined Residency Program, Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA (2003)

Masters in Health Professions Education – University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL (degree in progress)


Board Certifications  

American Board of Pediatrics (2003)



Recipient of the Raymond B. Allen Instructorship Award (Golden Apple) for the Class of 2014/M3 Year/AY 2012-2013 

Research Interests 
Simulation in medical education
Early literacy

Selected Publications

McLauchlan, H.  The Use of a Human Patient Simulator to Teach Pediatric Emergencies.  Poster presentation for Northwestern Simulation Conference, 10/07.


Shin A, Almond C, Duncan C, Son M, McLauchlan H, Kanaan U, Litzow J, Riney P, Trenor C, and Greenes D. The Boston Marathon Study: A Novel Approach to Research During Residency.  Pediatrics, 2006.