Levon Utidjian, MD

Levon Utidjian, MD

Levon Utidjian, MD, is an attending physician with the Division of General Pediatrics at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Clinical Informatics, Clinical decision support
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Internship

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

Residency

Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident, 2011-2012)

Fellowship

Clinical Informatics Fellow - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

American Academy of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics
Clinical Informatics
Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Graduate Degree

MD - New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Division of General Pediatrics

Clinical Champion, Epic Electronic Health Record

Urgent Care Attending Physician, Division of Emergency Medicine

Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Books

Utidjian LH, Kinsman SB. Chapter 85: Eating Disorders. Netter’s Pediatrics, Elsevier, 2011.

Posters and Presentations

2015

Bailey C, Grundmeier RW, Karavite D, Michel J, Utidjian L, Shelov E. User-Centered Methods to Optimize Clinical Decision Support: Examples from Pediatrics with Applicability to All Care Settings. Panel presentation, Health IT Enabled Quality Improvement: A Clinical Decision Support Workshop, Penn Institute for Biomedical Informatics and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics. Apr 2015, Philadelphia, PA.

Utidjian LH, Desai B, Haecker T, Winston M, Zorc J, Grundmeier R. Improving inpatient asthma care plan compliance rates through informatics optimization interventions. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, April 2015, San Diego, CA.

2014

Utidjian L, Grundmeier R. A Novel Approach to Asthma Care Plan Creation. Part of PEARLS: Asthma Action Plans joint session. Epic’s 2014 Physician Advisory Council, April 1, 2014, Verona, WI.

2013

Utidjian LH, Bonafide CP, Shelov E, DelSignore LA, Lockwood KK, Hicks PJ. Rapid-cycle optimization of an EHR-integrated handover tool. 6th Annual Mid-Atlantic Healthcare Informatics Symposium, Spring 2013, Philadelphia, PA.

2012

Bonafide CP, Byrd C, Shelov E, Utidjian L. Optimizing the physician signout report. Epic’s 2012 User Group Meeting, September 2012, Verona, WI.

Utidjian LH. Clinical Conundrums: A Hypertensive Boy. Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2012 Meeting, Covington, KY.

Utidjian LH, Bonafide CP, Shelov E, DelSignore LA, Lockwood KK, Hicks PJ. Rapid-cycle optimization of an EHR-integrated handover tool. Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2012 Meeting, Covington, KY.

Utidjian LH, Bonafide CP, Shelov E, DelSignore LA, Lockwood KK, Hicks PJ. Rapid-cycle optimization of an EHR-integrated handover tool. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Spring 2012, Boston, MA.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial positions

Reviewer

2015-present, Healthcare: The Journal of Delivery Science and Innovation

Academic committees

2014 – present, Member, Corticosteroids Clinical Pathway Committee
2011 – present, Member, Clinical Informatics Council
2011 – present, Member, Clinical Decision Support Committee
2011 – present, Member, Asthma Care Committee
2011 – present, Member, Asthma Clinical Science and Research Committee
2010 – present, Interviewer, Pediatric Residency Intern Selection Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International

2013 – present, Academic Pediatric Association (Co-Chair, Special Interest Group in Medical Informatics and Electronic Health Records, 2013 – present)
2012 – present, American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)
2008 – present, American Academy of Pediatrics (Fellow, 2011 – present)