Lori Ellen Rutman, MD, MPH

Lori Ellen Rutman, MD, MPH

Emergency Medicine

On staff since July 2014

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Lori Rutman, MD, MPH, is a Pediatric Emergency Medicine attending physician at Seattle Children's Hospital and is an Associate Professor with the Department of Pediatrics of the University of Washington School of Medicine. She received her MD from Stanford University School of Medicine and her Masters in Public Health from University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health.

    Dr. Rutman completed her pediatric residency at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and her fellowship at University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Rutman has received certification from the American Board of Pediatrics and her Pediatric Emergency Medicine certification. She has also completed the Advanced Improvement Methods (AIM) course that is offered by Cincinnati Children's Hospital, a program focused on quality improvement efforts in healthcare.


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Medical/Professional School

Stanford University, Stanford, CA
University of California Berkeley-School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA


University of Washington School of Medicine GME, Seattle, WA

Clinical Interests

Sepsis, asthma, pneumonia

Research Description

Quality improvement, outcomes of standardized care