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CUW Department of Pediatrics and Seattle Children’s Hospital Quality Improvement Scholars Program: Meet the 2020-2021 QI Scholars

Objectives and Disclosures

Participants will be able to:

  1. interpret the rate of pneumothorax locally and nationally
  2. evaluate the changes in initial respiratory management of newborns that may be contributing towards unfavorable outcome measures
  3.  analyze the impact of implementing potentially better practices in improving the rate of pneumothorax in neonates via quality improvement initiatives

Planners and speakers disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.


Lori Rutman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UW

Pearl Chang, MD
Scholar, Hospital Medicine

Meenal Gupta, MD
Scholar, Endocrinology

Anita Thomas, MD
Scholar, Emergency Medicine

Kirti Upadhyay, MD
Scholar, Neonatology



Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this online educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 1 hour of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Videos are available for only one year after posting.

If you wish to receive Category I CME credit for viewing this Provider Grand Rounds session, please complete the evaluation form. Upon completion of the form you will receive an auto-reply email that will serve as the only confirmation of your CME credit. Please keep the email for your records.