Katie R. Nielsen, MD, MPH

Katie R. Nielsen, MD, MPH

Critical Care, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

On staff since October 2014

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
Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle


Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle
Public Health-Global Health, 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