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Tagrid M. Ruiz-Maldonado

Tagrid M. Ruiz-Maldonado, FAAP, MD, MS

Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Clinical Locations

Primary Children's Hospital

Salt Lake City
801-662-1000

University of Utah Hospital

University Pediatric Clinic
Salt Lake City
801-581-2205
  • Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
    American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Child Abuse Pediatrics)
  • Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Pediatrics -Primary
    Academic Divisions Safe & Healthy Families
    Board Certification
    American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
    American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Child Abuse Pediatrics)

    Education history

    Graduate Training Clinical Investigation - University of Utah M.S.
    Child Abuse Pediatrics - University of Utah School of Medicine Fellow
    Residency General Pediatrics - University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine Resident
    Medicine - University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine M.D.
    Undergraduate Biology - University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus B.S.

    Selected Publications

    Journal Article

    1. Ruiz-Maldonado TM, Haney SB, Prince JS, Laskey AL (2023). Iatrogenic Flexion-Related Classic Metaphyseal Lesion of the Distal Tibia: Three Cases. J Emerg Med, 65(5), e467-e472. (Read full article)
    2. Ruiz-Maldonado TM, Alsanea Y, Coats B (2022). Age-related skull fracture patterns in infants after low-height falls. Pediatr Res, 93(7), 1990-1998. (Read full article)
    3. Ruiz-Maldonado TM, Dorey A, Christensen ED, Campbell KA (2021). Near-Fatal Spice Intoxication of a Toddler. Pediatrics, 148(2). (Read full article)
    4. Hines L, Lang ME, Johnson KL, Ruiz-Maldonado TM, Feldman KW, Graff AH, Hand JL (2021). Parental neurotic excoriation injury of children: A case series of hidden physical abuse. Pediatr Dermatol, 38(4), 859-863. (Read full article)
    5. Ruiz-Maldonado TM, Johnson KL, Sabo JL, Sheets LK, Laskey A (2021). Palm Bruising in Infants: A Recognizable Pattern of Abuse. J Emerg Med, 61(2), 198-204. (Read full article)

    Book Chapter

    1. Ruiz-Maldonado TM Asnes A (). Childhood Adversity and Toxic Stress. In Mark W. Kline, Jordan Orange, Angelo Giardino, Z. Leah Harris, Mobeen Rathore, Antonio G. Cabrera (Eds.), Rudolph's Pediatrics (24). McGraw-Hill.
    2. Ruiz-Maldonado TM Amin A (). Early Childhood Toxic Stress. In Jaideep S. Talwalkar, MD; Samantha Smith, MD; Ada M. Fenick, MD (Eds.), Yale Primary Care Pediatrics Curriculum (18). New Haven, CT: Yale School of Medicine.
    3. Ruiz-Maldonado TM, Russell MR, Giardino ER, Giardino, AP (2024). Child Abuse/Treatment. In Stella R. Quah (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Public Health (3). Elsevier.