- Soft Tissue Infections
- Quality Improvement
- Hypothermia, Induced
- Conscious Sedation
Board Certification and Academic Information
||Pediatrics - Associate Professor (Clinical)
||Pediatric Emergency Medicine
||American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Pediatric Emergency Medicine)
Academic Office Locations
|Academic Office Phone Number
||Academic Office Address
295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Roni Lane, M.D. is one of the co-directors for the PCMC Emergency Department Septic Shock Project, a quality improvement project aimed at improving the recognition and management of children who present to the emergency department with signs and symptoms of septic shock. She has co-developed and is the co-administrator for a Pediatric Septic Shock Maintenance of Certification (MOC) project for the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Lane received her undergraduate education at the University of California, Riverside and her M.D. from University of California, Los Angeles Medical School. After completing postgraduate training in pediatrics at Golisano (Strong) Children´s Hospital, University of Rochester, New York, she worked as a staff pediatrician at Gallup Indian Medical Center (GIMC), New Mexico for 4 years where she developed an interest in quality improvement. She created multiple patient care protocols aimed at improving the care of children and infants. While at GIMC, she held adjunct Assistant Professor appointments through the University of New Mexico and Dartmouth Medical School enjoying educating residents rotating through the medical center.
Dr. Lane's career as a researcher and educator began in 2007 at the University of Utah School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Primary Children’s Medical Center (PCMC).
Dr. Lane’s research focus involves pediatric procedural sedation in the pediatric emergency department (ED), management of pediatric anaphylaxis in the ED and the appropriate disposition of patients treated for soft tissue infections in the pediatric ED. She is also involved in the national NIH supported THAPCA (Therapeutic Hypothermia After Pediatric Cardiac Arrest) trials, serving as the ED liaison for PCMC. Dr. Lane was the site PI for the Pediatric Emergency Research Network (PERN) Study: Predictors of severity of H1N1 infection at hospital presentation.
Dr. Lane has written multiple publications and scientific papers. She has also developed multiple protocols for the pediatric ED at PCMC aimed at improving patient care and ED efficiency.
Dr. Lane currently serves on the board of the Utah American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and has served as Treasurer since 2007. She has served on of a variety of committees at the University of Utah and within her division. She is actively involved in clinical and research mentorship of the fellows in the division and regularly serves on fellow Scholarship Oversight Committees.
Dr. Lane is a member of the Utah Medical Association and Utah ACEP. She is a board certified Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and holds sub-specialty board certification in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Lane was nominated for Physician of the Year at PCMC in 2011.