Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Irini N Kolaitis, MD

Irini N Kolaitis, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine)

Focus of Work


Dr. Kolaitis is a pediatric hospitalist and the Site Lead for the Seasonal Hospitalist Program which was designed to address peak census issues, increasing demand for access to ICU level care, and inpatient safety challenges. Her interests include clinical medical ethics, with an emphasis on conflict resolution, error disclosure and informed consent, intermediate care systems, and patient safety.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Georgetown University (2010)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Pediatrics (2013)
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago, Medical Ethics (2014)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 152
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611