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Arti Dilip Desai, MD, MSPH

Arti Dilip Desai, MD, MSPH

Pediatrics-Inpatient, Hospital Medicine

On staff since August 2012

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

"As a clinician and researcher, I am interested in ensuring families have access to comprehensive, coordinated care for their children and finding innovative strategies to achieve this goal."

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Pediatric Early Research Career (PERC) Award Seattle Children's Research Institute July 2015 - Sept. 2016
    Young Investigator Award Academic Pediatric Association April 2014 - Oct. 2015
    Hearst Fellows Award Seattle Children's Research Institute Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development July 2013 - Oct. 2014
    • Parast L, Burkhart Q, Desai AD, Simon TD, Allshouse C, Britto MT, Leyenaar JK, Gidengil CA, Toomey SL, Elliott MN, Schneider EC, Mangione-Smith R
      Validation of New Quality Measures for Transitions Between Sites of Care.
      28557755 Pediatrics , 2017 May : 139(5)
    • Bryan MA, Desai AD, Wilson L, Wright DR, Mangione-Smith R
      Association of Bronchiolitis Clinical Pathway Adherence With Length of Stay and Costs.
      28183732 Pediatrics , 2017 Mar. : 139(3)
    • Lion KC, Wright DR, Desai AD, Mangione-Smith R
      Costs of Care for Hospitalized Children Associated With Preferred Language and Insurance Type.
      28073815 Hospital pediatrics , 2017 Feb. : 7(2)70-78 PMCID: PMC5535794
    • Desai AD, Burkhart Q, Parast L, Simon TD, Allshouse C, Britto MT, Leyenaar JK, Gidengil CA, Toomey SL, Elliott MN, Schneider EC, Mangione-Smith R
      Development and Pilot Testing of Caregiver-Reported Pediatric Quality Measures for Transitions Between Sites of Care.
      27495373 Academic pediatrics , 2016 Nov. : 16(8)760-769
    • Leyenaar JK, Desai AD, Burkhart Q, Parast L, Roth CP, McGalliard J, Marmet J, Simon TD, Allshouse C, Britto MT, Gidengil CA, Elliott MN, McGlynn EA, Mangione-Smith R
      Quality Measures to Assess Care Transitions for Hospitalized Children.
      27471218 Pediatrics , 2016 Aug. : 138(2)
    • Desai AD, Durkin LK, Jacob-Files EA, Mangione-Smith R
      Caregiver Perceptions of Hospital to Home Transitions According to Medical Complexity: A Qualitative Study.
      26703883 Academic pediatrics , 2016 Mar. : 16(2)136-44
    • Desai AD, Popalisky J, Simon TD, Mangione-Smith RM
      The effectiveness of family-centered transition processes from hospital settings to home: a review of the literature.
      25832977 Hospital pediatrics , 2015 Apr, : 5(4)219-31
    • Desai AD, Zhou C, Stanford S, Haaland W, Varni JW, Mangione-Smith RM
      Validity and responsiveness of the pediatric quality of life inventory (PedsQL) 4.0 generic core scales in the pediatric inpatient setting.
      25347549 JAMA pediatrics , 2014 Dec. : 168(12)1114-21

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit
University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle

Residency

Pediatrics, Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University, Palo Alto

Fellowship

Quality of Care Research, University of Washington, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Providing high-quality care to children and youth hospitalized on the general medical service.

Research Description

Mixed-methods research to develop family-centered quality measures for hospital-to-home transitions and to investigate innovative health information technology solutions to improve access to comprehensive, coordinated care for children with medical complexity.