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Dianna L. Ploof, EdD

Dianna Ploof, EdD
Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Job Title Liaison for Community Preceptors, Pediatric Residency Program, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Job Title Curriculum Development Director, Collaborative Faculty Development in Primary Care Fellowship Program, General Academic Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
3414 Fifth Ave., Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2583
412-692-6522 Phone
412-692-8516 Fax

Education and Training

Graduate School:

1982 MEd, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
 

Post Graduate School:

1990 EdD, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
 

Awards

  • 2009 Outstanding Teaching Award, American Pediatric Association
 

Publications

  • Shaikh N, Hoberman A, Kaleida P, Ploof D, Paradise J. Diagnosing otitis media – Otoscopy and cerumen removal. N Engl J Med. Videos in Clinical Medicine 2010: 362:e62.
  • Kaleida PH, Ploof D, Kurs-Lasky M, et al. Mastering diagnostic skills: enhancing proficiency in otitis media, a model for diagnostic skills training.  Pediatrics 2009;124:e714-720. (http://www.pediatrics.org/cgi/doi/10.1542/peds.2008-2838)
  • J Chianese, D Ploof, C Trovato, J Chang, Inner city caregivers’ perspectives on bed sharing with their infants.  Ambulatory Pediatrics 9 (1)  January 2009:26-32.

    View Dr. Ploof's full list of publications from PubMed.
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