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Stephanie L. Spanos, M.D.

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Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

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(801) 662-1000 Primary Children's Hospital
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

Stephanie Spanos, MD, graduated from the University of Virginia, and received her medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. She completed residency in Pediatrics at Kosair Children's Hospital, University of Louisville, Kentucky; and fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Ohio. She is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

She is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and joined the faculty at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children's Hospital in July of 2010. Previously she was an attending physician at Denver Children's and Cincinnati Children's Hospitals.

Her clinical and research interests include pain management and patient safety, as well as simulation.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Pediatric Emergency Medicine)

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Use of simulation for teaching, learning, and assessment
  • Patient Simulation
  • Pain Management and Sedation

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Pediatric Emergency Medicine)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 587-7450 Williams Building
University of Utah, Dept of Pediatrics
295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Stephanie Spanos, M.D., received her undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia; her medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia; completed her Pediatric residency at Kosair Children´s Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky; and her Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was on the faculty at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Denver Children’s Hospital prior to joining Primary Children’s Medical Center. Dr. Spanos is board-certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

She is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah and is in the Division of Emergency Medicine at Primary Children´s Medical Center. Her specific clinical interests are in quality improvement, pain management, and simulation in healthcare. In addition to working as an attending in the Pediatric Emergency Room at Primary Children’s Hospital, Dr. Spanos is a staff member of the PCMC Simulation Center and participates in the education of fellow and resident physicians.

Her academic interests include using simulation for quality improvement, education, research, and outreach. She has previously performed research and published papers on cardiac dysrhythmia resuscitation by resident physicians in a simulation scenario, as well as utilizing the JtipR jet injector for local anesthesia prior to IV insertion.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Fellow
Residency Kosair Children’s Hospital, University of Louisville
Pediatrics
Resident
Professional Medical Eastern Virginia Medical School
Medical Education
M.D.
Undergraduate University of Virginia
Biochemistry; Minor: Spanish
B.A.

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