Dr. Shinn is an Austin, TX native who graduated cum laude from Wellesley College. She attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. Since 1992 she has been in continuous pediatric practice in Dallas. Dr. Shinn is Board Certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics and a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Texas Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society, and the Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas. Dr. Shinn served on the Board of Directors of the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas and is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Dallas. She lives in Dallas and is married with two grown daughters. Her outside interests include spending time with family, traveling, photography and scrapbooking, cooking and singing.