Katie R. Nielsen, MD, MPH

Katie R. Nielsen, MD, MPH

Critical Care, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

Children's Title: Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Medical/Professional School

University of Iowa Carver College School of Medicine, Iowa City
University of Washington, Seattle


University of Washington, Seattle


Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle
University of Washington, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Using implementation science principles to introduce standard protocols and simple interventions to improve the care of critically ill children in resource-limited settings, such as Lima, Peru.

Research Description

Using early warning score systems to improve identification of critically ill children in low resource settings