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Elaine Albert, MD, MHA

Elaine Albert, MD, MHA

Critical Care, PICU

On staff since August 2008

Children's Title: Medical Director, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

Academic Title: Clinical Associate Professor

J. Elaine-Marie Albert, MD, MHA is the Clinical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Units at Seattle Children's Hospital and Harborview Medical Center and a clinical assistant professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Albert is also the Director of Patient Safety for the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

She completed her residency in Pediatrics at Madigan Army Medical Center and served as a general pediatrician in the Army for three years. Dr. Albert completed her fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Seattle Childrens Hospital. Her clinical interests lie in the areas of patient safety, particularly the eradication of catheter acquired bloodstream infections, and quality improvement in the pediatric intensive care unit. She serves on a number of hospital-wide committees and chairs the ICU CA-BSI committee. In August 2010, Dr. Albert received her Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of Washington.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond
University of Washington School of Public Health , Seattle

Residency

Pediatrics, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma

Fellowship

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle

Publications

  • Simon TD, Hall M, Riva-Cambrin J, Albert JE, Jeffries HE, Lafleur B, Dean JM, Kestle JR
    Infection rates following initial cerebrospinal fluid shunt placement across pediatric hospitals in the United States. Clinical article.
    Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics , 2009 Aug. : 156-65
  • Bisiaux A, Thiounn N, Timsit MO, Eladaoui A, Chang HH, Mapes J, Mogenet A, Bresson JL, Prié D, Béchet S, Baron C, Sadorge C, Thomas S, Albert EB, Albert PS, Albert ML
    Molecular analyte profiling of the early events and tissue conditioning following intravesical bacillus calmette-guerin therapy in patients with superficial bladder cancer.
    The Journal of urology , 2009 Apr, : 1571-80