Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Marcelo R Malakooti, MD

Marcelo R Malakooti, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care)

Focus of Work

Bio

As Medical Director and Director of Innovation and Strategy for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, my research is focused on generating innovative solutions to improve patient outcomes and quality of care, while fostering dynamic strategies to minimize waste and optimize resources. In particular, I build multi-disciplinary innovative strategies and platforms for novel idea generation, solutions for costly systems including patient care processes, and creative approaches to forwarding patient saf...[Read full text]As Medical Director and Director of Innovation and Strategy for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, my research is focused on generating innovative solutions to improve patient outcomes and quality of care, while fostering dynamic strategies to minimize waste and optimize resources. In particular, I build multi-disciplinary innovative strategies and platforms for novel idea generation, solutions for costly systems including patient care processes, and creative approaches to forwarding patient safety, quality and care delivery for value formation.[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

Innovation and Education (Director of NUvention: Medical Innovation course for Feinberg) Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Focus

Critical care medicine

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Drexel U (2008)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Pediatrics (2011)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital), Pediatrics Critical Care (2014)

Contact

312/227-5359

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 73
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611