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Irene Kocolas, M.D.

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Languages

  • English
  • Greek

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 662-3645 Primary Children's Hospital
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

Irene Kocolas, M.D., M.S., is an Instructor in the Department of Pediatrics Division of Inpatient Medicine at the University of Utah.

Dr. Kocolas received her undergraduate education in physiology at the University of California Los Angeles, her Masters of Science degree in physiology at the Chicago Medical School and her M.D. from the University of Utah. After completing postgraduate training in Pediatrics at the University of Utah, she was elected and served as chief resident in University of Utah pediatrics residency program from 2010-2011. While chief resident, she oversaw the education of 85 pediatric residents. She then rose from Visiting Instructor to Instructor in the Department of Pediatrics.

Dr. Kocolas board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She is also a member of the Utah Medical Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. She speaks the Greek language fluently and is proficient in Spanish.

Dr. Kocolas has been actively involved in postgraduate education and has been the Principal Investigator and Co-Investigator on numerous projects revolving around improving resident education. She was a team leader and integral member of the pediatric residency restructure and redesign program (R3P) at the University of Utah in 2010-2011, spurred by mandatory ACGME duty hour changes. She has actively organized and led numerous didactic sessions for both pediatric residents and medical students.

She also has a publication regarding the public health implications of the use of the pediatric emergency room by adults with chronic disorders and has studied effects of Marfan’s disease during pregnancy as well as effects of exercise during pregnancy.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Inpatient Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Inpatient Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 662-3645 Primary Children's Hospital
Inpatient Medicine
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Academic Bio

Irene Kocolas, M.D., M.S., is an Instructor in the Department of Pediatrics Division of Inpatient Medicine at the University of Utah.

Dr. Kocolas received her undergraduate education in physiology at the University of California Los Angeles, her Masters of Science degree in physiology at the Chicago Medical School and her M.D. from the University of Utah. After completing postgraduate training in Pediatrics at the University of Utah, she was elected and served as chief resident in University of Utah pediatrics residency program from 2010-2011. While chief resident, she oversaw the education of 85 pediatric residents. She then rose from Visiting Instructor to Instructor in the Department of Pediatrics.

Dr. Kocolas board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She is also a member of the Utah Medical Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. She speaks the Greek language fluently and is proficient in Spanish.

Dr. Kocolas has been actively involved in postgraduate education and has been the Principal Investigator and Co-Investigator on numerous projects revolving around improving resident education. She was a team leader and integral member of the pediatric residency restructure and redesign program (R3P) at the University of Utah in 2010-2011, spurred by mandatory ACGME duty hour changes. She has actively organized and led numerous didactic sessions for both pediatric residents and medical students.

She also has a publications regarding the public health implications of the use of the pediatric emergency room by adults with chronic disorders, the effects of new duty hour restriction on residency education, and has studied effects of Marfan’s disease during pregnancy as well as effects of exercise during pregnancy.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Chief Resident Primary Children’s Hospital, University of Utah
Chief Resident
Residency Primary Children’s Hospital, University of Utah
Pediatrics
Resident
Professional Medical University of Utah Medical School
Medicine
M.D.
Graduate Training Chicago Medical School, Finch Univiersity
Physiology
M.S.
Undergraduate University of California, Los Angeles
Physiology, Provost’s Honor List 4 quarters
B.S.

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