|Phone Number||Clinical Office Address|
Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Critical Care
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Dr. Poss completed his undergraduate and medical school studies at the University of Kansas, pediatric residency at the Naval Hospital Oakland, and a pediatric critical care fellowship at the University of Utah. He retired in 2007 after 20 years in the US Navy where he served a variety of leadership positions including Director of Graduate Medical Education for 27 residencies and fellowships and the Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Naval Medical Center San Diego. In addition, he served as an Amphibious Task Force Surgeon in support of Operation Enduring Freedom from 2001-2002 and as the THIRD Fleet Surgeon from 2005-2007. Dr. Poss is board-certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
He is currently a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah, Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Primary Children’s Medical Center, and Co-Director of the Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship Program. His areas of clinical interest include the comprehensive care of critically ill and injured children, healthcare operations, graduate medical education, and critical care policy advocacy.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Pediatrics - Professor (Clinical)
|Academic Divisions||Pediatric Critical Care
|Board Certification||American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Crit Care Med)
American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American College of Healthcare Executives (Healthcare Management)