David E Liston, MD, MPH

David E Liston, MD, MPH


On staff since August 2010

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Patient Testimonials
  • Publications

    Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Verma, S, Liston, D, Ocampo, M
      PBLD 17.2 Pediatric Outpatient Surgery Part 2
      Anesthesia Education Toolbox, 2017 Oct 31
    • Liston, DE, Richards M, Karl H
      Adapting the Toyota production model to teach systems-based practice to anesthesiology fellows
      Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 2017 : 3887-88
    • David E. Liston, MD, MPH, Liston DE, Jimenez N
      Promoting research in pediatric anesthesiology
      Rev Colomb Anestesiol, 2014 : 42(2)120-23

    Other Publications

    • Liston DE, Franz AM, Latham GJ, Martin LD, Richards MJ, Low DK
      In Response.
      34127599 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2021 Jul 1 : 133(1)e9-e10
    • Wingler D, Liston D, Joseph A, Wang Y, Feng H, Martin L
      Perioperative anxiety in pediatric surgery: Induction room vs. operating room.
      33278852 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2021 April : 31(4)465-473
    • Franz AM, Martin LD, Liston DE, Latham GJ, Richards MJ, Low DK
      In Pursuit of an Opioid-Free Pediatric Ambulatory Surgery Center: A Quality Improvement Initiative.
      32282383 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2021 Mar 1 : 132(3)788-797
    • Okoro C, Huang H, Cannon S, Low D, Liston DE, Richards MJ, Lendvay TS
      The pudendal nerve block for ambulatory urology: What's old is new again. A quality improvement project.
      32819811 Journal of pediatric urology, 2020 Oct. : 16(5)594.e1-594.e7
    • Lundberg SM, Nair B, Vavilala MS, Horibe M, Eisses MJ, Adams T, Liston DE, Low DK, Newman SF, Kim J, Lee SI
      Explainable machine-learning predictions for the prevention of hypoxaemia during surgery.
      31001455 Nature biomedical engineering, 2018 Oct. : 2(10)749-760 PMCID:PMC6467492
    • Hunyady A, Liston DE, Karl HW
      Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy and Sleep Disordered Breathing
      Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Lecture Series, sponsored by the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia - Global Committee., 2017 Nov 7
    • Verma, S, Liston, D, Ocampo, M
      PBLD 17.1 Pediatric Outpatient Surgery Part 1
      Anesthesia Toolbox, 2017 Oct 31
    • Liston DE, Richards MJ, Karl HW
      Adapting the Toyota production model to teach systems-based practice to anesthesiology fellows.
      28372692 Journal of clinical anesthesia, 2017 May : 3887-88
    • Liston DE, Tham S
      Anesthesia in patients with asthma, bronchiolitis and other respiratory diseases
      WFSA Update in Anaesthesia, Special Edition in Paediatirc Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 2015 : 30(1)58-64
    • Liston DE, Richards MJ
      Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA ECMO) to facilitate combined pneumonectomy and tracheoesophageal fistula repair.
      24119673 Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 2014 Aug. : 28(4)1021-3
    • David E. Liston, MD, MPH, Meyers J, Hunyady A, Liston DE
      Airway education of non-anesthesia providers: an integrated curriculum at one pediatric hospital
      American Academy of Pediatrics Newsletter - Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, 2013
    • Evans F, Liston DE
      SPACIES Committee Renamed: SPA-Global
      Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Newsletter – SPA News, 31(3)
  • Presentations
    Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Creating expert team behaviors around regional anesthesia Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting 2017
    Improving post-operative pain, nausea and vomiting after pediatric day-surgery tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting 2017
    Pediatric Anesthesia in an Ambulatory Setting. Problem Based Learning Discussion Society for Pediatric Anesthesia 2017
    Using CPI to Compare Post-Operative Outcomes for Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy University of Washingtons Academic Evening Seattle, WA 2016
    A prospective randomized comparative study of PCA, epidural catheters and lumbar plexus catheters for analgesia after hip surgery in children Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Meeting 2015
    Stages of Anesthesia Seattle Childrens Hospital, invited lecturer, IR Nurses Staff Meeting Seattle, WA Oct. 2013
    Pediatric Difficult Airway Workshop Invited lecturer, ASA 2018 Meeting San Francisco, CA, 2018
  • Research Funding
    Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    Prospective Comparison of Child and Parent Anxiety: Induction Room vs. Operating Theater Center for Health Design $10,000 Nov. 2017 - Nov. 2018
    A Prospective Randomized Comparative Study of Patient-Controlled Analgesia, Epidural Catheters and Lumbar Plexus Catheters to Provide Analgesia after Pediatric Hip Surgery Seattle Childrens Hospital Department of Anesthesiology Research Pilot Funds Grant $14,800 April 2010 - Nov. 2014


Medical/Professional School

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Yale School Of Public Health, New Haven, CT


University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX


Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA

Clinical Interests

Pediatric regional anesthesia, Medical education, Global health