Kathleen A. Gibbs, MD

Kathleen A. Gibbs, MD

Kathleen A. Gibbs, MD, is an attending neonatologist in the Division of Neonatology and Medical Director of the Newborn and Infant Chronic Lung Disease Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus; CHOP Newborn Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL

Internship

Pediatrics - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Residency

Pediatrics - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Fellowship

Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Board Certification

Neonatal Medicine
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Medical Director, Newborn and Infant Chronic Lung Disease Program

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2015

Gibbs K, Kleinman LC, Jenkins SG, Herold BC, Holzman IR: The vulnerable very low birth weight infant: Late onset bloodstream infections. J Neonatal Perinatal Med 3(2): 117-125, 2015.

Posters and Presentations

Poster Presentations

Goodman E, Kaliyadan G, Hargwood P, Gibbs K: EBM rounds for pediatric residents and the impact on resident ebm practice and patient management. Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD Apr-May 2016.

Gibbs, K, Malbari M, Hammond B and Forman J: Use of a structured teaching observation tool and video review improves resident teaching skills. Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD Apr-May 2016.

Friedman S, Moerdler S, Malbari A, and Gibbs K: Is resident self-assessment of teaching skills an accurate measure of skills used? Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Baltimore, MD Apr-May 2016.

2015

Moerdler S, Friedman S, Malbari A, Gibbs K, Hammond B: Preseason pediatrics: a preclinical pediatric exposure with residents as educator-mentors. Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA Apr-May 2015.

Gibbs K, Hammond B, Forman J: A novel structured teaching observation tool improves teaching skills and self-assessment. Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA Apr-May 2015.

Friedman S, Moerdler S, Malbari A, Hammond, Gibbs K: A longitudinal approach to developing educators in medicine: the pediatric resident teaching group. Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA Apr-May 2015.

Lectures by Invitation

Gibbs KA. Match Frenzy. Workshop presented at: Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics; 2017 Mar; Portland, OR.

Gibbs KA. Planting the Seed Early: Cultivating Pre-Clinical Activities at Your Institution. Workshop presented at: Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics; 2017 Mar; Portland, OR.

Gibbs KA. Use of Workflow Observation and Low Fidelity Simulation to Identify Barriers and Solutions to Optimize Infection Control Practices. Presented at: NY State Department of Health sponsored workshop for NY Metropolitan area NICUs; 2017 Jan; New York, NY.

Gibbs KA. Prevention and Control of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) in Neonatal Intensive Care Units: It Takes a Team! Workshop Co-lead and Speaker at: New York State Department of Health sponsored workshop for New York City Metropolitan area NICUs; 2017 Jan; New York, NY.

Gibbs KA. Mt Sinai Case Presentation: Use of Whole Genome Sequencing. Presented at: NY State Department of Health sponsored workshop for NY Metropolitan area NICUs; 2017 Jan; New York, NY.

2016

Gibbs KA. Use of a Structured Teaching Observation Tool and Video Review Improves Resident Teaching Skills. Presented at: Institute for Medical Education Grand Rounds, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; 2016 Dec; New York, NY.

Gibbs KA. Creating an Optimal Learning Environment in Pediatric Medical Education. Presented at: Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Brooklyn Hospital Center; 2016 Nov; Brooklyn, NY.

Gibbs KA. Continuous Surveillance By Whole Genome Sequencing To Identify And Manage MRSA Outbreaks. Platform presentation at: ID Week Meeting; 2016 Oct; New Orleans, LA.

Gibbs KA. Avoiding the Pediatrics Match Frenzy: Using Evidence to Advise Applicants. Presented at: COMSEP sponsored Webinar. Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics; 2016 Jul.

Gibbs KA. We've Identified the Problem! Developing a Pre-Clinical Pediatric Curriculum. Workshop presented at: Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics Annual Meeting; 2016 Apr; St. Louis, MO.

Gibbs KA. From Zika to MRSA: Identification, Management and Prevention of Fetal and Neonatal Infections. Presented at: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; 2016 Mar; New York, NY.

2015

Gibbs KA. Individualized Curriculum: Resident Special Interest Group. Structure of the individualized curriculum at Mount Sinai's Residency Program. Presented at: Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting; 2015 Apr; San Diego, CA

Gibbs KA. Medical Students Preparation For Pediatrics Compared To Other Clerkships. Platform presentation at: Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting; 2015 Apr; San Diego, CA.

gibbs KA. Teaching Professionalism: Unveil Your Hidden Curriculum. Workshop presented at: Association of Pediatric Program Directors Annual Meeting; 2015 Mar; Orlando, FL.

Awards and Honors

2015, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Institute for Medical Education Master Educator

2015, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

2012, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Institute for Medical Education Excellence in Teaching Award

2012, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Faculty Council Junior Faculty Award for Academic Excellence

2010, Attending of the Year, Department of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2006, Fellow of the Year, Department of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Editorial and Academic Positions

2015-present, Abstract reviewer, Eastern Society for Pediatrics annual meeting

2015-present, Abstract reviewer, Pediatric Academic Society annual meeting

Leadership and Memberships

2011-present, Academic Pediatric Association

2009, Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics Member, Perinatal Section