Elizabeth K. Laverriere, MD, MPH

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Elizabeth K. Laverriere, MD, MPH, is an attending physician in the Division of Critical Care Medicine and the Division of General Anesthesiology at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Internship

Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident)
Anesthesiology - The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

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

Board Certification

Anesthesiology
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MPH in Comparative Health Systems and Policies - The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Pediatric airway management
Pediatric difficult airway

Publications

Papers

2018

Kojima T, Laverriere EK, Owen EB, et al. Clinical Impact of External Laryngeal Manipulation During Laryngoscopy on Tracheal Intubation Success in Critically Ill Children. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 19(2): 106-114. Feb 2018.

Books

Chapters

2017

Laverriere EK, Kilbaugh TJ: Atrial Septal Defect, Ostium Primum. Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 4th Edition. Fleischer, LA, Roizen, MF, Roizen JD (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, Page: 42, 2017.

Posters and Presentations

2018

Nishisaki A, Laverriere EK, Ades A, Sawyer T, Yamada N, Walsh CM, Buchanan N, Craig N, Napolitano N, Nadkarni VM. Implementation of Tracheal Intubation Laryngoscopy Coaching Language with Hands-On Simulation. International Pediatric Simulation Symposia and Workshops, Amsterdam, Netherlands. May 2018. Notes: Award Candidate Poster Presentation.

Napolitano N, Laverriere EK, Craig N, Snyder M, Thompson A, Davis DH, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki A. Apneic Oxygenation as a Quality Improvement Intervention in an Academic PICU. Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress, San Antonio, TX. February 2018. Notes: Research Snapshot Theater Presentation.

Watanabe I, Krawiec C, Giuliano J, Shenoi A, Nett S, Parson S, Al-Subu A, Napolitano N, Laverriere EK, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki A. Characterization and Safety of Tracheal Tube Change Across 41 Pediatric ICUs. Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress, San Antonio, TX. February 2018. Notes: Research Snapshot Theater Presentation.

Laverriere EK, Craig N, Napolitano N, Snyder M, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM, Fiadjoe JE, Nishisaki N: Video Laryngoscopy Facilitated Tracheal Intubation Coaching and Technical Debrief. Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress, San Antonio, TX. February 2018. Notes: Research Snapshot Theater Presentation.

Laverriere EK, Craig N, Snyder M, Napolitano N, Thompson A, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki N: Video Laryngoscopy Implementation as a Coaching Device in an Academic PICU. Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress, San Antonio, TX. February 2018. Notes: Research Snapshot Theater Presentation.

Awards and Honors

2007, Kuhlemeier Award, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
2007, J. Howard Beard Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
2004, Cum Laude, Georgetown University
2004, Sigma Xi, Scientific Research Society
2000-2004, Dean's List, Georgetown University

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2018-present, Anesthesiology AirEquip Research Group
2016-present, PICU Airway Safety Committee
2016-present, PICU and Progressive Care Unit (PCU) Patient Safety and Continuous Quality Improvement Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2018-present, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
2015-present, Society of Critical Care Medicine
2013-present, American Society of Anesthesiologists
2009-present, American Academy of Pediatrics