Elizabeth Burgess, CPNP



Pediatric Acute Care - Pediatric Nursing Certification Board




Auburn University

Graduate School(s):

Vanderbilt University


Elizabeth Burgess was born and raised in Orlando, Fla. She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Auburn University in Alabama. She worked as a registered nurse in a pediatric emergency department in Jacksonville, Fla., for several years before earning her master’s degree from Vanderbilt University.

She is board certified in pediatric acute care and worked as a pediatric hospitalist nurse practitioner at a children’s hospital in Pensacola, Fla., before coming to Norfolk to work as a nurse practitioner in emergency medicine at CHKD.

Burgess and her husband reside in Norfolk with their three wonderful cats. Burgess enjoys running, and has completed full and half marathons. She also enjoys traveling with her husband in their RV, and drinking plenty of coffee.

Community Involvement and Memberships:

Volunteer for Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Contact Info:




CHKD Main Hospital
601 Children's Ln
Norfolk, VA 23518