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Rita M. Mangione-Smith, MD, MPH

Rita M. Mangione-Smith, MD, MPH

Pediatrics-Inpatient, Hospital Medicine

On staff since November 2005

Children's Title: Division Chief, Division of General Pediatrics and Hospital Medicine

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

    • Speeding Up Medical Research

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  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    NRSA Primary Care Research Fellowship Mentor Award - University of Washington University of Washington Jan. 1, 2009
  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Negotiation Skills for Fellows and Junior Faculty: The Nuts and Bolts of Making Sure You Get What You Need to Succeed Workshop presentation at the Launching a Successful Academic Career program Seattle Children's Hospital Oct. 28, 2009
    Identifying an Initial Core Set of Children's Healthcare Quality Measures for Voluntary Use by Medicaid and CHIP Programs AHRQ Annual Meeting Bethesda, MD Sept. 16, 2009
    Negotiation Skills for Fellows and Junior Faculty: The Nuts and Bolts of Making Sure You Get What You Need to Succeed Workshop presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting Baltimore, MD May 1, 2009
    Perspectives on the Quality Chasm for Children Pediatric Grand Rounds, Department of Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Bronx, NY April 8, 2009
  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    Improving Asthma Outcomes through Spirometry Distance Learning NHLBI $350,000.00 April 1, 2010
    Measuring the Structure and Process of Pediatric Trauma Care NICHD $350,000.00 April 1, 2009
    Developing Quality Measures to Assess Pediatric Inpatient Respiratory Care NHLBI $341,000.00 March 1, 2009
    Development and Pilot Testing of a Program to Routinely Assess Child Health Related Quality of Life and Family Experiences at Seattle Children’s Hospital Seattle Children's Hospital $326,000.00 Sept. 1, 2008
    Predicting Success in Implementing a Distance QI Intervention for Asthma AHRQ $240,000.00

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit
UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, Epidemiology

Residency

Pediatrics, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago

Fellowship

Research, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles

Clinical Interests

Quality of care assessment and improvement in physician-parent communication

About My Work

http://www.seattlechildrens.org/research/child-health-behavior-and-development/mangione-smith-lab/

Research Focus Area

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention