Ellen C. Jantzen, MD, FAAP

Ellen C. Jantzen, MD, FAAP

Ellen C. Jantzen, MD, FAAP, is an attending anesthesiologist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Medical Director and Patient Safety Officer CHOP's Ambulatory Surgery Centers in King of Prussia.

Areas of Expertise: Medical management of the pediatric surgical patient, Preoperative preparation for the child| sedation for procedures and surgery, Transmucosal drug delivery (fentanyl Oralet)
Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Background

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Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Internship

Pediatrics - Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA

Residency

Pediatrics - Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA
Anesthesiology - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 

Fellowship

Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Anesthesiology
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Pediatric Anesthesiology
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Anesthesiologist

Medical Director and Patient Safety Officer, King of Prussia Ambulatory Surgery Center

Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Books

Jantzen EC: Anesthesia for otorhinolaryngologic surgery. Pediatric Anesthesia, Atlas of Anesthesia. WJ Greeley, RD Miller (eds.). Churchhill Livingstone, VII: 11.0-11.14, 1998.

Jantzen EC: The anesthesiologist's role in the management of the child with spinal cord injury. The Child with a Spinal Cord Injury. R Betz and MJ Mulcahey (eds.). American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Page: 313-328, 1996.

Awards and Honors

2013, Shriners Hospitals system Medical Advisory Board

2011, Top Doctor, Main Line Magazine



2011, Physician Partnership Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Nursing annual award to a physician who partners with nursing to create the ideal patient and work experience

2002, Chairman's Award, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2001, Teaching Award (voted by residents and fellows), Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

1993, Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

1980, Resident of the Year Award, Stanford University Hospital Community Pediatric Staff Award for Clinical Excellence During Pediatric Residency

1978, Intern of the Year Award, Stanford University Hospital Community Pediatric Staff Award for Clinical Excellence During Pediatric Internship

1973, American Chemical Society Outstanding Chemistry Major Award

1973, Chemistry Honor Thesis

1973, Phi Beta Kappa

1973, Mary Lyon Scholar

1973, Sigma Xi Induction, Associate Member

1973, Bardwell Memorial Fellowship

1972, American Cancer Society Junior Research Fellowship

1972, Louisa Stone Stevenson Chemistry Prize

1971, Sarah Williston Scholar

1971, Bernice McLean Zoology Award

Editorial and Academic Positions

Institutional Committees

2014-present, Member, Operations Committee, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

2013-present, Member, Brandywine Valley Ambulatory Surgery Center Planning Committee

2012-present, Chair, Department Policy and Procedure Manual Committee 

2006-present, Member, Ambulatory Surgery Center Steering Committee, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations
International

1983-present, International Anesthesia Research Society (Member) 

National

1983-present, Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists (Member) 

1990-present, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (Member)

1982-present, American Society of Anesthesiologists (Member)   

1973-present, Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society (Member)  

1973-present, American Chemical Society (Member)