Jacquelyn Evans, MD, is a neonatologist, and Director of Quality and Patient Safety in the Division of Neonatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Areas of Expertise:
Advanced ventilatory support in neonates, Ethics in neonatal care, Limits of neonatal viability Locations:Main Hospital Phone: 215-590-1653
Jacquelyn Evans, MD, FRCP(c), FAAP, is Director of Quality and Patient Safety at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Additionally, she is a clinical professor of pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
After receiving her medical degree at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Dr. Evans completed her pediatric residency training at Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio and the University of Minnesota Hospitals in Minneapolis.
Dr. Evans frequently lectures nationally and internationally. Recent lecture topics have included Management of the Neonate Born at the Limits of Viability, Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn, Chronic Lung Disease in Infancy, and Advanced Therapies in Neonatal Care.
Dr. Evans is Chair of The Children's Hospital's Neonatal Consortium, a grassroots national benchmarking and quality improvement organization in children's hospitals NICUs.
Education and Training
MD - Dalhousie University Medical School, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
University of Minnesota Hospitals, Minneapolis, MN
Grace Maternity Hospital, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine – American Board of PediatricsPediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics
Titles and Academic Titles
Director of Quality and Patient Safety, Division of Neonatology
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Posencheg M, Evans J. Acid-base, fluid and electrolyte management. In: Taeusch HW, Ballard RA, Gleason CA, editors. Avery's diseases of the newborn. 9th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders; 2012.
Munson D, Evans JR. Nosocomial infection in the NICU. In: Taeusch HW, Ballard RA, Gleason CA, editors. Avery's diseases of the newborn. 9th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders; 2012.
Evans J. Fetal and Neonatal Secrets, 3rd Ed, Chapter 5. Elsevier Health Sciences; 2013.
Posters and Presentations
Predicting Death or Tracheostomy Placement in Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Platform Presentation, Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting. 2013 May 4-7, Washington DC.
Variation in the use of selected Medications in Infants with Gastroschisis Referred to Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs). Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting. 2013 May 4-7, Washington DC.
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