Kristin Shadman, MD
Position title: Associate Professor, Director of Quality Improvement Scholarship
Division of Hospital Medicine
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BS, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
MD, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut
Residency, Pediatrics, Golisano Children’s Hospital, Rochester, New York
Dr. Kristin Shadman is associate professor (CHS) and medical director in the Division of Hospital Medicine and P5 general care unit at the American Family Children’s Hospital. Shadman is also the director of quality improvement (QI) scholarship in the Department of Pediatrics. Shadman has a strong track record of disseminating innovative QI and clinical work through high impact presentations and publications and serves on the editorial board of Hospital Pediatrics. She is also a highly sought mentor who helps others develop their QI skills and promote dissemination of scholarly work. Shadman served on multiple national expert working groups through the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). As Academic Pediatric Association’s (APA) quality scholars faculty, she guides other pediatricians across the country to develop and disseminate their own QI skills to further promote safe and effective patient care.
Shadman’s primary focus is systematically improving the care of hospitalized children using QI methodology for clinical conditions, such as bronchiolitis, asthma, eating disorders, and infant safe sleep.