Irini N Kolaitis

  • 7 Citations
20142016
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Research Interests

Dr. Kolaitis serves as the Associate Division Head of Hospital-Based Medicine and is the Medical Director of the Intermediate Care Unit. She is also an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She participates actively in numerous hospital and expansion initiatives pertaining to throughput, capacity, in-patient care models, and patient safety. Her additional research interests include include clinical medical ethics, with an emphasis on conflict resolution, error disclosure, and informed consent.

Certifications and Licenses

Pediatrics

Training Experience

2013Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
2014Fellowship, University of Chicago

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Georgetown University

… → 2010

Research interests

  • Bioethics
  • Faculty Development
  • Hospital Based Medicine
  • Medical Education
  • Medical Humanities
  • Patient Safety
  • Pediatrics

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Grants 2014 2016

Research Output 2015 2016

  • 7 Citations
  • 3 Article
  • 1 Chapter
4 Citations (Scopus)

Should Medical Errors Be Disclosed to Pediatric Patients? Pediatricians' Attitudes Toward Error Disclosure

Kolaitis, I. N., Schinasi, D. A. & Ross, L. F., Jul 1 2016, In : Academic Pediatrics. 16, 5, p. 482-488 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Errors
Disclosure
Pediatrics
Truth Disclosure
Parents
3 Citations (Scopus)
Medical Errors
Disclosure
Hospital Emergency Service
Communication
Physicians

Informed consent: Pediatric patients, adolescents, and emancipated minors

Kolaitis, I. N. & Frader, J. E., Jan 1 2015, Ethical Issues in Anesthesiology and Surgery. Springer International Publishing, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Minors
Informed Consent
Pediatrics
Parents
Delivery of Health Care

Intensive Care, Intense Conflict: A Balanced Approach

Paquette, E. D-T. & Kolaitis, I. N., Dec 1 2015, In : The Journal of clinical ethics. 26, 4, p. 346-349 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
escalation
mediation
Communication
conflict management