Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director, NICU, University of Washington Medical Center
Associate Medical Director, NICU, UW-Northwest
NEST Director of Clinical Integration
Clinical Interests: Improving outcomes of premature infants, with particular interest in delivery room resuscitation.
Scholarly Focus: Quality Improvement and medical education in newborn care and resuscitation. His current projects include quality improvement projects designed to improve stabilization of very low birthweight infants. He also studies the use of simulation in the training of medical personnel in the Newborn Resuscitation Program and advanced life support.
Administration/Education Roles: He serves as the Medical Director for the neonatal intensive care unit
of the University of Washington Medical Center, Montlake campus, and the Associate Medical Director for the neonatal intensive care unit of the University of Washington Medical Center, Northwest campus. He also assists in the management of a clinical database of all infants admitted to the University of Washington Medical Center NICU. This database serves as a resource for quality improvement projects and clinical research projects.