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CURRICULUM VITAE

Christina D. Diaz MD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Clinical

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Children's Hospital
9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Phone: 414-266-3561
Fax: 414-266-6092

EDUCATION:
08/1994 - 06/1998 BA, University of Denver, Denver, CO
07/1998 - 05/2003 MD, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2003 - 06/30/2004 Internship, Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2007 Residency, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226
08/2007 - 07/2008 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53201

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
08/2008 - 06/30/2016 Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., PO Box 1997, MS 735, Milwaukee, 53201
07/01/2016 - Present Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., PO Box 1997, MS 735, Milwaukee, WI 53201
07/01/2021 - Present Professor, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., MS 735, PO Box 1997, Milwaukee, WI 53201

ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/2017 - Present Aero-digestive Section Anesthesia Co-Director, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
08/2008 - 06/2017 Co-Director Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Simulation Program, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
10/2008 - 07/2018 Director of Resident & Fellow Elective Rotations in Pediatric Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
06/01/2009 - 07/01/2019 Assistant Program Director - Anesthesiology Residency Program, Children's Hospital Site Director, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
06/2013 - 06/2016 MCW MARC Co-Director (Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference), Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/2016 - Present MCW MARC Director (Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference), Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/2017 - Present Director of Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Simulation Program, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
08/2017 - Present Pediatric Anesthesia MSA Rotation Physician Director, Master of Science in Anesthesia (Anesthesia Assistants), Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
08/2008 - Present Associate Professor - Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226
08/2008 - Present Associate Professor - Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53201
08/2008 - Present Associate Professor - Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Children's Specialty Group, 999 North 92nd St, Suite C740, Milwaukee, WI 53226
03/2009 - Present Associate Professor - Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Surgicenter of Greater Milwaukee, 3223 S 103 St., Milwaukee, WI 53227

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Anesthesiology
04/2008
12/2028
Pediatric Anesthesiology
10/2013
10/2023
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
ACLS Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
American Heart Association
06/2004
None
BLS - Basic Life Support
American Heart Association
06/2004
None
PALS Instructor
American Heart Association
08/2008
None
BLS - Instructor
American Heart Association
08/2008
None
PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support
American Heart Association
08/2008
None
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
47525-20
10/2004
10/31/2021
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
01/2013 Top 10% of Doctors, Milwaukee's Lifestyle Magazine "M"
2015 - Present Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP), AAP
10/2017 - Present Fellow of American Society of Anesthesiology (FASA), ASA
08/29/2019 Health Literacy Hero Award, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
01/2003 - Present American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) (Member)
07/2003 - Present Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists (WSA) (Board Member)
07/2003 - 12/2009 American Medical Association (AMA) (Member)
09/2007 - Present Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (SPA) (Member)
11/2007 - Present Society of Education in Anesthesia (SEA) (Member)
02/2013 - Present Society of Milwaukee Anesthesia (SOMA) (Member)
02/2015 - Present International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) (Member)
06/21/2015 - 07/2017 Society of Non-Operating Room Interventionalists & Anesthesiologist (SONORIA) (Member)
04/2016 - Present American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) (Section Anesthesia & Pain)

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
07/2009 - Present Chair, Housestaff Health & Welfare Committee, MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals)
09/2012 - 09/2013 American Society of Anesthesiologist (ASA) Alternate Delegate - At Large Member, Board of Directors, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists
06/2013 - 09/2014 Co-Chair, Planning Committee WSA Annual Meeting for 9/2014, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesia
09/2013 - 09/2016 District 1 Director (Milwaukee County), WSA Delegate, Board of Directors, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists
09/2015 - Present ASA Delegate, Board of Directors, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists
04/2016 - Present Committee Member, COAM (Committee on Annual Meeting), AMAAC/ Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference
11/08/2016 - Present Member, Advisory Board, MCW Master of Science in Anesthesia
04/2019 - 04/2020 MARC Annual Meeting Chair, Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference (MARC) Planning Committee, AMAAC/ Association of Midwest Academic Anesthesia Chairs
09/07/2019 - Present Secretary/Treasurer, Executive Board of Directors, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologist

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
10/2009 - Present Member, SPACIES (SPA International Medicine Committee), Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
10/2009 - 06/2013 Member, Sickle Cell Special Interest Group Committee, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
10/2010 - Present Member, Education Committee, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
07/2012 - 08/2012 PBLD Reviewer, Problem Based Learning Discussion (PBLD) Review Committee - SPA- AAP Meeting 2013, Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology
09/2012 - 09/2013 Alternate Delegate, ASA's Governing House of Delegates, American Society of Anesthesiologists
07/2013 - 08/2013 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee - SPA-AAP Meeting 2014, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
10/2013 - Present Delegate, ASA's Governing House of Delegates, American Society of Anesthesiologists
01/2014 - 02/2014 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee - SPA Annual Meeting 2015, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Committee
03/2014 - 03/2015 PBLD Section Co-Coordinator, SPA-AAP-CCAS-SPPM Winter Meeting Planning Committee, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
06/2014 - 07/2014 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee - SPA-AAP Meeting 2015, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
10/2014 - 10/2017 Member, Committee on Pediatric Anesthesia (COPA), American Society of Anesthesiologists
12/2014 - 05/2015 Co - Chair, Intensive Review Pediatric Anesthesia Video Course, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
01/23/2015 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee- SPA 29th Annual Meeting 2016, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
06/2015 - 07/2015 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee - SPA-AAP Meeting 2016, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
07/2015 - 10/2016 Annual Meeting Chair, Meeting Chair- SPA 30th Annual Meeting - Chicago, IL, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
07/2016 - 08/2016 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee -SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2017 Austin, TX Meeting, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
12/13/2016 - 01/25/2017 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee for SPA 31st Annual Meeting in Boston on October 20, 2017, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
07/01/2017 - 07/31/2017 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2018 Meeting Phoenix, AZ, March 23-25, 2018, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
07/2018 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee - SPA-AAP Meeting 2019- Houston, TX, Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology
10/17/2018 - 10/07/2020 Adjunct Member, ASA Committee on Anesthesiologist Assistant Education and Practice, American Society of Anesthesiologists
10/17/2018 - 10/07/2020 Member, ASA Committee on Pediatric Anesthesia (COPA), American Society of Anesthesiologists
10/17/2018 - 10/23/2019 Member, ASA Educational Track Subcommittee on Pediatric Anesthesia, American Society of Anesthesiologists
11/01/2018 - Present Member, Executive Committee of the Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics
2018 - Present Member, Simulation Education Network Committee Member - MOCA, American Society of Anesthesiologist
01/18/2019 - 01/31/2019 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee - SPA 33rd Annual Meeting in Orlando on October 18, 2019, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
10/23/2019 - 10/07/2020 Member, ASA Educational Track Subcommittee on Pediatric Anesthesia, American Society of Anesthesiologists
07/06/2020 - 07/31/2020 PBLD Reviewer, PBLD Review Committee SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2021 Meeting, February 26-28, 2020, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
10/07/2020 - 10/18/2021 Committee Member, ASA Educational Track Subcommittee on Pediatric Anesthesia, American Society of Anesthesiologists
10/07/2020 - 10/13/2021 Committee Member, ASA Committee on Anesthesiologist Assistant Education and Practice, American Society of Anesthesiologists
10/07/2020 - 10/18/2023 Committee Member, ASA Committee on Pediatric Anesthesia, American Society of Anesthesiologists
10/11/2020 - Present At-large Member of the SPA Board of Directors, Board of Directors, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
05/2021 Reviewed PICU Sedation Lecture, Anesthesia Toolbox Reviewer

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
IRB Approved: Delivery of Anesthesia for Children with Trisomy 18 (Edwards Syndrome): A review of 43 Anesthetics
Source:
Chart Review
Role:
PI, Senior Author
PI:
Christina Diaz MD and Erin Birmingham MD
Dates:
06/20/2017 - Present
 
Title:
IRB Approved - Review Anesthesia Cases involving Vaping related Lung Injury from 6/2019 through present.
Source:
Chart Review
Role:
PI, Senior Author
PI:
Christina Diaz MD
Dates:
07/2019 - Present
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
IRB Approved - Evaluation of CA1 Residents attitudes towards Summer Simulation Sessions
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Jutta Novalija MD
Dates:
06/2009 - 2012
 
Title:
IRB Approved - Performance Assessment Utilizing Simulation
PI:
Christina Diaz MD
Dates:
10/2009 - 06/2013
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, "Competency-Based Discussions: Risk Management, Conflict Resolution and Patient Safety", MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals) Orientation, Milwaukee, WI, 06/30/2016
Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, "Competency-Based Discussions: Risk Management, Conflict Resolution and Patient Safety", MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals) Orientation, Milwaukee, WI, 06/30/2017
Moderator - Christina D Diaz MD, Mentor - Barbara Meinecke MD; Speakers- Hannah Baker MD, Jennifer Hass MD, Avani Patel MD, Lara Rosewicz MD, Tom Thorsen MD, Michelle Stetz MD, Michael Strigenz MD, Mario Scarpinato, and Joshua Thiel, Best Of MARC, Society of Milwaukee Anesthesia, Milwaukee, WI, 04/24/2018
Christina D Diaz MD, ANE 522: Ambulatory Anesthesia and Out of Operating Room Procedures, MCW Master of Science in Anesthesia Students, Milwaukee, WI, 05/14/2018
Christina D Diaz MD, ANE 542: Interventional Radiology, MCW Master of Science in Anesthesia, Milwaukee, WI, 05/21/2018
Christina D Diaz MD, Laryngotracheal Reconstruction (LTR) Pediatric Anesthesia Grand Rounds, MCW Anesthesia Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 02/15/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, The Curse of the Bleeding Tonsil PBLD, Master of Science in Anesthesia Program, Milwaukee WI, 06/05/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, "Competency-Based Discussions: Risk Management, Conflict Resolution and Patient Safety", MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals) Orientation, Milwaukee, WI, 06/28/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, LTR - Children's Hospital Experience, CHW Operating Services and ICU Education Conference, Milwaukee, WI, 08/11/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, Astrid Stucke MD, George Hoffman MD, Justinn Tanem MD, and Susan Taylor MD, Best of ASA - Peds Anesthesia Grand Rounds, MCW Anesthesia Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 11/15/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, Pediatric Sedation and the Pediatric Airway, Children's Dental Residency, Milwaukee, WI, 12/09/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, Non-Operating Room Anesthesia - Care in Remote Locations, MCW Master of Science in Anesthesia Program, Milwaukee, WI, 01/09/2020
Christina D Diaz MD, PBLD - Pediatric Bleeding Tonsil and Blood Aspiration, Masters of Science in Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/29/2020
Christina D. Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Going Up in Flames: Vaping, Attitudes, and EVALI, CHW Operating Services and ICU Education Conference, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 10/05/2020
Christina D. Diaz MD FASA FAAP (Moderator & presenter), Barbara Meinecke MD FASA FAAP, Tatyana Strong MD, The Formidable Tonsil Experience: The Story Continues to Evolve, Anesthesia Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, 11/18/2020
Christina D. Diaz, MD, Anesthesia and Airway Management, Children's Hospital Dental Residency, Milwaukee, WI, 12/07/2020
Christina D. Diaz MD, Out of OR Anesthesia Considerations, MCW Master of Science in Anesthesia Program, Milwaukee, 06/03/2021
Christina D. Diaz MD, MRI Anesthesia Considerations, MCW Master of Science in Anesthesia Program, Milwaukee, WI, 06/08/2021
Christina D. Diaz MD, Louella Amos MD, A Review and Update on Pediatric EVALI and Vaping, Pediatric Department Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 06/18/2021
 
Regional
Christina D Diaz MD, Jutta Novalija MD, David Pugh MD, Regional Anesthesia Based Simulations, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 09/12/2015
Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD, An Eye Opening Experience: Hardware Removal Resulting in Fixed and Dilated Pupils and an Emergency Craniotomy, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, Lake Geneva, WI, 09/10/2016 - 09/11/2016
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Dental Sedations/ Anesthetics and what the Anesthesiologist Should Know when Advising Your Patients, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists, Elkhart Lake, WI, 09/08/2018
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, PBLD:" The Curse of the Bleeding Tonsil - Choose Your Own Adventure.", Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologist, Elkhart Lake, WI, 09/08/2018
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Counting Sheep: Perioperative Anesthesia Considerations, APN Retreat: Advanced Practice Nursing-Taking Care of Yourself to Take Care of Others, Milwaukee, WI, 09/18/2018
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, No Laughing (N20) Matter: Understanding Pediatric Dental Sedation & Office Procedures, Best Practices in Pediatrics, Wisconsin Dells, WI, 03/02/2019
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, E-Cigarette/ Vaping in the Perioperative Period (CANCELED DUE TO COVID 19), Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, 09/13/2020
 
National
Christina D Diaz MD, Rebecca Grutsch MD, Fell Asleep at Day Care, Now Unarousable, Flash Pulmonary Edema and Pulmonary Hypertension? (PBLD), American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 10/2015
Susan R Staudt MD MSEd, Meir C Chernofsky MD, Neil Farber MD PhD, Christina D Diaz MD, Pamela Bland MD, Rita Agarwal MD, Lindsey Loveland-Baptist MD, Perioperative Interprofessional Conflict and its Resolution: A Patient Care, Quality and Wellness Concern, American Society of Anesthesiologists, San Diego, CA, 10/2015
Christina D Diaz MD, Playing Hot Potato: Whose Job is it Anyway? The Anesthesiologist in Command of the Perioperative Surgical Home With a Patient With Necrotizing Fasciitis, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 10/2015
Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, Rose Campise Luther MD FAAP, An Eye Opening Experience: Hardware Removal Resulting in Fixed and Dilated Pupils and an Emergency Craniotomy., Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Spring Meeting, Colorado Springs, CO, 04/01/2016 - 04/03/2016
Rose J Campise-Luther MD FAAP, Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, No good deed goes unpunished - Anaphylaxis in an awake patient in IR after 5 PM, Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology, Chicago, IL, 10/21/2016
Susan Staudt MD Med, Meir Chernofsky MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Neil Farber MD PhD, Pamela Bland MD, Rita Agarwal MD, Communication Leadership in the Perioperative Setting: Managing Conflict and Dyscommunication., American Society of Anesthesiologists, Chicago, IL, 10/22/2016 - 10/26/2016
Christina D Diaz MD, An Eye Opening Experience: Hardware Removal Resulting in Fixed and Dilated Pupils and an Emergency Craniotomy., American Society of Anesthesiologists, Chicago, IL, 10/22/2016 - 10/26/2016
Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, Rose Campise Luther MD FAAP, PBLD: This train has jumped the tracks: A difficult Airway in a Trisomy 18 patient with a fresh cleft repair., Society for Pediatric Anesthesia- 31st Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 10/20/2017
Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, Thong Tran Nguyen MD, To Pee or Not to Pee: Ethics and Challenges of Pediatric Pre-operative Pregnancy Testing, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Boston, MA, 10/21/2017 - 10/23/2017
Susan Staudt MD, Meir Chernofsky MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Neil Farber MD PhD, Rita Agarwal MD, Lindsey Loveland-Baptist MD, Communication Leadership in the Perioperative Setting: Managing Conflict and Dyscommunication, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Boston, MA, 10/22/2017
Rose Campise Luther MD FAAP, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, SPA PBLD 38: Nothing exciting ever happens in a Pediatric Surgery Center - Or does it?, Pediatric Anesthesiology 2018 - Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Phoenix, AZ, 03/25/2018
Christina D Diaz MD, Moderator: Session V: The Anesthesia Workforce: Gender, Race and Equity, SPA-AAP 2019 Meeting, Houston, TX, 03/16/2019
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Gregory Halenda MD, Emergencies and Neonates Wreak Havoc: Acute Respiratory Failure in a CPAM Patient, SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2019, Houston, TX, 03/16/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, Emergencies Wreak Havoc: Acute Respiratory Failure in a Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation Infant, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Orlando, FL, 10/19/2019 - 10/21/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, Leah Koetje MD, The Curse of the Bleeding Tonsil: A Pediatric Adventure, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Orlando, FL, 10/19/2019 - 10/21/2019
Moderator & Panel Creator - Christina D Diaz MD, Speakers - Rita Agarwal MD, Raeford Brown MD, Sally A Vender MD, "Advocating for the Pediatric Patient: A Focus on Dental Sedation Deaths, the Effects of Gun Violence, and the Opioid Epidemic", Anesthesiology 2019 - American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, 10/21/2019
Christina D Diaz MD FASA, Rita Agarwal MD FASA, Meir D Chernofsky MD, Susan Staudt MD, Scott Markowitz MD, Lindsey Loveland-Baptist MD, Pamela C Bland MD, "Managing Conflict in the Anesthesia Workplace: Improving Patient Safety with Insight, Communication, and Leadership, American Society of Anesthesiology, Orlando, FL, 10/22/2019
Christina D Diaz MD, Going up in Flames: Vaping, Attitudes, & EVALI., Visiting Professor Grand Rounds, Children's National, Washington DC, 09/17/2020
Christina D Diaz MD, PEDx Talk: “Every Breath You Take” - Examining EVALI and our Rebellious Teenagers, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (630 participants), Washington, DC - Switched to Virtual Platform due to COVID 19, 10/02/2020
Christina D Diaz MD, Mariam Batakji MD, Weekend Woes: Alone in Interventional Radiology with a “Simple” Procedure and Then a Code, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 10/03/2020 - 10/07/2020
Christina D Diaz MD FASA, Rita Agarwal MD FASA, Meir D Chernofsky MD, Susan Staudt MD, Scott Markowitz MD, Lindsey Loveland-Baptist MD, Pamela C Bland MD, "Managing Conflict in the Anesthesia Workplace: Improving Patient Safety with Insight, Communication, and Leadership", American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, Washington, DC (Canceled Due to COVID 19 - moved to virtual platform), 10/04/2020
Christina D Diaz MD (Speaker and Moderator), Barbara Meinecke MD, Tatyana Strong MD, “The Formidable Tonsil Experience – The Story Continues to Evolve”, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 10/06/2020
Debnath Chatterjee MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Deborah Rusy MD, E-Cigarettes, Vaping and Anesthetic Considerations: Lifting the Cloud of Smoke., 2020 ASA Self Study Module, Washington, DC, 10/2020
Christina D. Diaz MD, The Dangers of Vaping and EVALI, Visiting Professor Rounds, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD, 02/12/2021
Christina D Diaz MD, Heidi Blank MD, LTR - Laryngotracheal Reconstruction or Logistical Train W(R)eck, SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2021, San Diego, CA, 02/26/2021 - 02/28/2021
Moderators: Lisa Wise-Faberowski (Stanford); Christina Diaz (Wisconsin), Session II: AAP: Ask the Experts, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Virtual (San Diego CA), 02/26/2021
Christina D. Diaz MD, Where there is Smoke, There is Fire: Vaping, Attitudes, and EVALI, Visiting Professor Grand Rounds: Univerity of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 05/14/2021
Christina D. Diaz MD, Where there is Smoke, There is Fire: Vaping, Attitudes, and EVALI, Visiting Professor Grand Rounds, Nationwide Children's - Columbus, OH, 08/18/2021
Christina Diaz MD (speaker & moderator), Jeffrey L. Galinkin MD, Olukukola O. Nafiu MD, PN412. AAP Advocacy Panel - Facing Pandora's Box: Pediatric Depression, Racial Health Disparity and Gun Violence in a Pandemic, American Society of Anesthesiologists, San Diego, CA, 10/12/2021
Christina D. Diaz MD, Malini Velamati, MD, Unbelievable - Four Level 1 Traumas, One Night, One Team, And You Are In Charge!, American Society of Anesthesiologists, San Diego, CA, 10/2021 - Present
Christina D. Diaz MD, Heidi Blank MD, LTR - Laryngotracheal Reconstruction Or Logistical Train W(r)eck, American Society of Anesthesiologists, San Diego, CA, 10/2021 - Present
 
International
Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Cecile Sulman MD, Stephen Conley MD FAAP FCCP, Rapid Fire Session: Rigid Bronchoscopy Skills & Management of Airway Foreign Bodies, International Meeting of Simulation in Healthcare, Los Angeles, CA, 01/15/2018
Christina D Diaz MD; Lindsey Loveland Baptist MD Rita Agarwal MD FAAP; Robert Kale MD; Scott D Markowitz MD FAAP; Susan R Staudt MD, WORKSHOP: Influencing Conflict in the Anesthesia Workplace: Improving Patient Safety Through Insight, Communication, & Leadership, SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2020, Paradise Island, The Bahamas, 02/28/2020
Christina D Diaz MD, Negotiating the Workplace, SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2020, Paradise Island, The Bahamas, 02/29/2020
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Novalija J, Diaz C, Drexler C, Ellinas H, Ellinas E, Henry A, Linn K., Helpful or Not: Using High Fidelity Simulation to Help Transition into Anesthesia Residency, MCW Education Research Forum, Milwaukee, WI, 06/18/2014
Novalija J, Diaz C, Drexler C, Ellinas H, Ellinas E, Henry A, Linn K., Taking the Fear: Using High Fidelity Simulation in the First Weeks of Anesthesia Residency., MCW Education Research Forum, Milwaukee, WI, 06/18/2014
 
National
Christina D Diaz MD, Mary Setlock MD, Medically Challenging Case - Unexplained Refractory Hypotension during General Anesthesia in a Newborn, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 10/2009
Jutta Novalija MD, Chris Fox PhD, Christina D Diaz MD, Lasting Impact of Simulation Teaching in the First Year of Anesthesia Residency, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 10/2010
Rose Campise Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Sudden Loss of Endtidal CO2 during an Exploratory Laparotomy for a Traumatic Pancreas Transsection, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, San Diego, CA, 03/31/2011 - 04/03/2011
Stelianos Voulgarelis MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Medically Challenging Case - A Large Challenging Airway Mass & a Small 34-post-conceptual-week Twin Infant., American Society of Anesthesiologists, Chicago, IL, 10/2011
Jutta Novalija MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Poor Performance in Simulation Training Predicts Need for Remediation in Residency, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual National Meeting, Chicago, IL, 10/2011
Christina D Diaz MD, Amy Henry, MD, Jutta Novalija MD, The Use of Simulation Evaluations to Predict Clinical Competence in a Fellowship Program, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual National Meeting, Chicago, IL, 10/2011
Evangalyne C Okereke MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Compartment Syndrome Following Streptococcal Pharyngitis: Anesthetic Challenges and Management, American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 10/11/2014 - 10/15/2014
Rose Campise Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD, 3-day-old Infant with Cardiac Arrest after Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair, American Society of Anesthesiologists, New Orleans, LA, 10/11/2014
Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD, Airway Challenges Associated with an Abbé Flap, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Winter Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 03/14/2015
Brittany Willer MD, Christina D Diaz MD, T Wave Degeneration Following Induction: Anesthetic Considerations in Timothy Syndrome., International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) 2016 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 05/2016
Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, Cecille Sulman MD, Stephen F Conley MD FAAP FACS, Unique Use of Simulation to Teach Rigid Bronchoscopy Skills and OR Teamwork., Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Spring Meeting, Austin, TX, 03/04/2017
Rose Campise-Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Repair of an Encephalocele secondary to Gorham's disease complicated by uncontrollable intracranial bleeding., Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Spring Meeting, Austin, TX, 03/04/2017
Christina D Diaz MD, Cecille Sulman MD, Stephen Conley MD, Multidisciplinary Simulation to Teach Rigid Bronchoscopy and Team Directed Airway Management., 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Boston, MA, 10/24/2017
Erin Birmingham MD, Astrid Stucke MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Delivery of Anesthesia for Children with Trisomy 18 (Edwards Syndrome): A Review of 49 Anesthetics., SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2018, Phoenix, AZ, 03/24/2018
Rose Campise-Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD, The Last Case Of The Day And The Kid Has What? What Is Aarskog Syndrome? Medically Challenging Case., American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 10/15/2018
 
International
Cole Helm MD, Kristen Labovsky MD, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Anesthesia Care for Vaping Related Lung Disease: A Case Report, SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2020, Paradise Island, The Bahamas, 02/29/2020
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2006 - Present Member, Graduate Medical Education Committee, MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals), Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2006 - Present Member, Housestaff Health & Welfare Committee, (MCWAH) Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
08/2008 - 06/2018 Faculty Member, Anesthesia Residency Education Committee, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
08/2008 - 06/2016 Member/ Simulation Instructor, Anesthesiology Residency Simulation Committee, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/2008 - 06/2015 Faculty Interviewer, Anesthesiology Residency Interview Committee, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2009 - 06/2010 Faculty Member, Anesthesiology Diversity Committee, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
03/2010 - 05/2010 Member, Interview Committee for Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education (GME) and Executive Director of Medical College Affiliated Hospitals (MCWAH), Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2011 - Present Faculty Interviewer, Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Interview Committee, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/09/2011 Financial Planning Lecture - Faculty Advisor & Co-planner, HHWC (Housestaff Health & Welfare Committee), MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals)
07/2012 - Present Faculty Member, Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Promotions and Performance Review (CCC) Committee, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
08/15/2012 - Present Member, MCW Credentialing Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2013 - Present Faculty Member, Housestaff Evaluation Promotion Review Committee (CCC), Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
06/01/2014 - 06/2017 Member, Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship Competency Committee, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
07/2018 - Present Committee Member, Pediatric Anesthesia Program Evaluation Committee (PEC), Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Committee Member, Kern Institute Well-Being Summit Steering Committee Meeting, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2021 - Present Interviewer/ Committee Member, MCW Admissions Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
05/03/2021 - Present Subject Mentor - Fellowship Simulation Director, OSCE Board Preparation Director, Rigid Bronchoscopy Course Director, Career Development Committee - ABA Alternate Pathway, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
05/13/2021 - Present Committee Members, Academy of Mentors, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2021 - Present Committee Member, Anesthesia Promotions Committee, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Hospital
08/2008 - Present Faculty Member, CHW Pain & Palliative Care Committee, Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
11/2014 - Present Quality Improvement Committee, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
04/26/2019 - Present Member, CHW Credentialing Committee, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Anesthesia Representation, OR ENT Huddle Peri-Operative Issues for Otolaryngology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
09/2020 - Present Committee Member, MUPPIT: CHW Trauma Review Committee, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
05/2021 - Present Committee Member, Professional Review Committee, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
08/2008 - Present Anesthesia Core Clerkship Student Preceptor
 
Resident and Fellow Education
02/2008 - Present Preceptor/Instructor for the Anesthesia Elective Rotators (ER Residents & Fellows, PICU Fellows, NICU Fellows, Pediatric Residents, Pulmonary Fellows, Dental and Maxillofacial Residents, and Paramedics)
08/2008 - Present Simulation Scenario Writer for Anesthesiology Residents and Anesthesia Fellows
08/2008 - Present Simulation Instructor / Examiner for Anesthesiology Residents
08/2008 - Present Mock Oral Examiner for the Residents
07/2009 - Present Residents as Educators Workshop Instructor/ Moderator (Annual Workshop)
11/2013 - Present MARC (Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference) Co-coordinator: Recruit Residents, Develop Cases to Present, Edit Abstracts & Presentations, and Practice Presentation Skills
11/2016 - Present ENT Rigid Bronchoscopy Simulation Workshop for ENT residents and Pediatric Surgery Fellows
08/14/2017 Residents as Educators Workshop - Director C. Diaz MD, Faculty - B. Meinecke MD, I. Lewis MD
09/29/2018 2018 Midwest Pediatric Anesthesia Boot Camp - Alternative Airway Techniques Instructor and Simulation Instructor
11/08/2018 Redefined Residents as Educators Workshop
02/25/2019 Anesthesiology OSCE Board Prep Fellowship Workshop
03/20/2019 Anesthesiology OSCE Board Prep Fellowship Workshop
06/28/2019 Case-Based Discussions for the 2019 MCWAH Incoming Housestaff Orientation
08/13/2019 CA1 Residents as Educators Workshop
08/2019 - 04/2020 Six Simulation Sessions and PALS certification for the Pediatric Anesthesia Fellows
09/11/2019 Obstetric Anesthesia Simulation Workshop Instructor/Debriefer- Local Anesthesia Toxicity
12/02/2019 Anesthesia Advocacy Lecture - Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship
01/08/2020 Pediatric Workshop - Croup in Recovery Room Simulation Instructor/Debriefer
01/30/2020 Anesthesiology OSCE Board Prep Fellowship Workshop
02/06/2020 Anesthesiology OSCE Board Prep Fellowship Workshop
02/17/2020 Fellowship Oral Board Prep Workshop
03/04/2020 Trauma Workshop - Trauma Simulation Instructor/ Debriefer
08/11/2020 Director - Rigid Bronchoscopy Simulation workshop for ENT residents, Ped Anes Fellows, and Peds Surg Fellows
08/24/2020 PBLD - Weekend Woes: Alone in Interventional Radiology with a "Simple Procedure" and Then a Code!
09/03/2020 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Simulation
09/09/2020 CA1 Anesthesia Resident Obstetric Anesthesia Simulation Workshop Instructor
11/05/2020 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Simulation
11/18/2020 Lecture: Advocacy for You and Your Patient
12/03/2020 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Simulation
01/04/2021 PBLD: Cranial Vault Remodeling, Massive Blood Loss, and Airway Compromise
01/04/2021 PBLD: Pyloric Stenosis
01/07/2021 Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Sim
01/13/2021 CA1 Anesthesia Resident Pediatric Anesthesia Simulation Workshop Instructor
02/15/2021 PBLD: LTR - Laryngotracheal Reconstruction or Logictical Train W(R)eck
03/10/2021 CA1 Anesthesia Resident Grab Bag Simulation Workshop Instructor
03/17/2021 Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference (MARC) judge
03/2021 Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference Rehearsals - 4 evenings
04/01/2021 Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Simulation
04/14/2021 CA1 Anesthesia Resident Advance OB simulation instructor
05/03/2021 PBLD: Cannot Ventilate and Cannot Access the ETT: Obstructive Capnogram, Hypercarbia and Massive Blood Loss during Cranial Vault Remodeling
05/06/2021 Pediatric Fellowship Simulation
05/12/2021 Anesthesia Fellowship OSCE Simulation Workshop
05/12/2021 CA1 Anesthesia Resident Trauma Simulation Workshop Instructor
 
Continuing Medical Education
10/06/2018 MOCA (Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia) Instructor for Simulation Training
09/14/2019 MOCA (Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia) Simulation Workshop Instructor
11/16/2019 MOCA (Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia) Simulation Workshop Instructor
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Resident and Fellow Education
09/29/2018 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Fellowship Boot Camp Simulation Instructor
05/01/2020 - 05/30/2020 University of Minnesota, Virtual Anesthesia Resident Conference - Co Creator, Judge, and MCW Trainee coordinator. Host Institutions - University of Minnesota, Medical College of Wisconsin, UW Madison, University of Iowa, and University of Utah - 50 trainees registered.
 
Continuing Medical Education
08/29/2016 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Operating Room Fire Simulation & Workshop for OR Nurses, Surgical Techs. and Anesthesia Techs.
03/20/2017 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, High Fidelity Simulation in the Operating Room to educate the RN, surg. tech. and anesthesia techs on real time Malignant Hyperthermia Management (QI
03/19/2018 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, High Fidelity Simulation in the Operating Room to educate the RN, surg. tech. and anesthesia techs on real time Malignant Hyperthermia Management (QI)
09/24/2018 Surgicenter of Greater Milwaukee, MH Simulation & Lecture - Instruction for RN, Anes Tech, OR Techs
03/11/2019 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, MH Simulation & Lecture - Instruction for RN, Anes Tech, OR Techs
09/23/2019 Surgicenter of Greater Milwaukee, Malignant Hyperthermia In-Situ Simulation
10/05/2020 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Vaping, Adolescents, and EVALI - Presentation for OR Nurses, Surgical Techs. and Anesthesia Techs.
03/29/2021 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, OR Fire Simulation instructor for the OR nurses and technicians
04/12/2021 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Malignant Hyperthermia OR simulation instructor - for OR nurse and OR technicians
 
Graduate Student Education
10/2020 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Vaping, Adolescents, and EVALI - Lecture for the Dental Residents (Virtual Lecture)
12/07/2020 Children's Hospital Dental Residency, Lecture: Anesthesia, Sedation & the Pediatric Airway
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Clinical/Research Fellows
Mariam Batakji MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2019 - Present Faculty Mentor for QI project, American Society of Anesthesiologist PBLD presentation, and three book chapters co-authored, and completed three MARC presentations, 2 PBLDs for Anesthesia Toolbox, 3 book chapters co-written
Cassandra Wasson DO, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2019 - 08/2020 Faculty Mentor, MARC presentation completed, and three book chapters co-authored
Cole Helm MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2019 - 07/2020 Faculty Mentor, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Poster Presentation and EVALI Article accepted to A&A Practice journal
 
Residents
Hannah Baker MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/2020 - 08/2020 Co-Authored Book Chapter, Out of OR Anesthesia Considerations
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Fellow
08/2008 - Present Co-created the Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Simulation Curriculum and developed specific and complex simulation scenarios
08/2008 - Present PALS Course / Simulation Session for Pediatric Anesthesia Fellows - adjusted curriculum to their appropriate level and developed more extensive operating room appropriate mega-codes.
05/2010 - 06/2015 CHW Combined Fellowship Orientation Instructor and Co-Developer (ICU, Pediatric Surgery, & Anesthesia Fellows)
11/2015 - Present Rigid Bronchoscopy Simulation Workshop Developer for ENT residents, pediatric surgery fellows, and anesthesia fellows
12/2017 - Present Anesthesia Fellowship OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination) Simulation. Run recorded simulations using faculty and standardized patients and then debrief to improve performance.
Resident
2007 - Present Residents As Educators Workshop Co-Developer. Current Director. Originated as my fellowship scholarly project.
 
 
 
Community Programs
04/29/2013 - Present MOCA (Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia) Simulation Instructor - simulation pilot program participant/developer, facilitator, and instructor.
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
04/12/2013 WSA sponsored Advocacy Day in the Wisconsin Capitol - Met with legislators to discuss anesthesia and patient care concerns.
02/12/2014 Doctors Day - Legislative meeting with our representatives to advocate on the behalf of our patient's safety and our specialty.
02/2014 Public Education Anesthesiology Video created by the Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologist. I am featured in the video as the camera follows me through the anesthetic of a child to describe what an anesthesiologist does in the performance of his/her job.
03/11/2015 Doctors Day - Legislative meeting with our representatives to advocate on the behalf of our patient's safety and our specialty.
03/29/2017 Doctors Day - Legislative meeting with our representatives to advocate on the behalf of our patient's safety and our specialty.
01/30/2018 Doctors Day in the Wisconsin Capitol - Legislative meeting with our representatives to advocate on the behalf of our patient's safety and our specialty.
 

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS 2021 LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE:
03/2021 - Present Lead Author for the AAP ALF Resolution - Every Child Deserves Good Pain Control – Ending Structural Racism in Pediatric Pain Management. Resolved - The AAP will advocate for equitable pain management for all children regardless of race or ethnicity; increased research on the safe and effective use of pain medications in patients of different demographic backgrounds; and will support education of all pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists on the importance of appropriate pain management in every patient.

PROGRAM REVIEW:
2008 MCWAH Committee Reviewer - Internal Review -Vascular Fellowship
05/06/2021 Dental Residency Program Review - CODA Virtual Site Visit - Interviews with Anesthesiology/Marquette University/Primary Care/Craniofacial/Plastics


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Merritt, N., Diaz, C., Campise Luther, R. Difficult Airway Caused by Remnant Tracheal Cleft after Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair. International Anesthesiology Clinics. Vol. 49, Number 2, Spring 2011.
2. Novalija, J., Diaz, C., Drexler, C. "Simulation of Patient with Severe Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Emergency Abdominal Surgery.” Simulation in Healthcare: The Journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Published ahead of print 10 November 2010, doi: 10.1097/SIH.0b013e3181fcc7a9
3. Low VWF levels in children and lack of association with bleeding in children undergoing tonsillectomy. (Gill JC, Conley SF, Johnson VP, Christopherson PA, Haberichter SL, Diaz CD, Strong TC, Zhang J, Simpson P, Abshire TC, Montgomery RR, Flood VH) Blood Adv 2020 01 14;4(1):100-105 PMID: 31905240 PMCID: PMC6960478 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85078147321 01/07/2020
4. Helm C, Labovsky K, Thakrar, P, Diaz C. E- Cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) Presenting for Flexible Bronchoscopy and Bronchoalveolar Lavage: Lessons Learned from 3 Cases (Case Series) A A Pract 2020 Jun;14(8):e01242 PMID: 32643902 PMCID: PMC7323836 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85088067425 07/10/2020 .
5. Brian J Carroll MD, Michael Kim DO, Ali Hemyari MD, Pooja Thakrar MD, Theresa E Kump BA, Thomas Wade BS, Gabriel De Vela MD, Jaimee Hall DO, Christina D Diaz MD, Lynn A D’Andrea MD. Impaired Lung Function Following E-Cigarette or Vaping Product Use Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) In the First Cohort of Hospitalized Adolescents. (Carroll BJ, Kim M, Hemyari A, Thakrar P, Kump TE, Wade T, De Vela G, Hall J, Diaz CD, D'Andrea LA) Pediatr Pulmonol 2020 07;55(7):1712-1718 PMID: 32320538 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85083798865 04/23/2020.
6. Wang KS, Cummings J, Stark A, Houck C, Oldham K, Grant C, Fallat M; SECTION ON SURGERY, COMMITTEE ON FETUS AND NEWBORN, SECTION ON ANESTHESIOLOGY AND PAIN MEDICINE. Optimizing Resources in Children’s Surgical Care: An Update on the American College of Surgeons’ Verification Program. Pediatrics. 2020 May;145(5):e20200708. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-0708. Epub 2020 Apr 20.PMID: 32312909
7. Erin E. Birmingham MD, Astrid G. Stucke MD, Christina D. Diaz MD FASA FAAP. ANESTHESIA FOR CHILDREN WITH COMPLETE TRISOMY 18 (EDWARDS SYNDROME): A COHORT REVIEW OF 84 ANESTHESIA ENCOUNTERS IN NINE PATIENTS. Pediatric Anesthesia - Accepted for publication 12/2020.
8. Rusy DA, Honkanen A, Landrigan-Ossar MF, Chatterjee D, Schwartz LI, Lalwani K, Dollar JR, Clark R, Diaz CD, Deutsch N, Warner DO, Soriano SG. Vaping and E-Cigarette Use in Children and Adolescents: Implications on Perioperative Care from the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Pediatric Anesthesia, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. Anesthesia & Analgesia (Accepted for publication 2/5/2021)
9. Vaping and E-Cigarette Use in Children and Adolescents: Implications on Perioperative Care From the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Pediatric Anesthesia, Society for Rusy DA, Honkanen A, Landrigan-Ossar MF, Chatterjee D, Schwartz LI, Lalwani K, Dollar JR, Clark R, Diaz CD, Deutsch N, Warner DO, Soriano SG.Pediatric Anesthesia, and American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. Anesth Analg. 2021 Mar 29. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005519. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33780391
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD. 18. Pediatric Anesthesia in the Radiology Suite. Editor: Mark Weiss MD & Lee Fleischer MD. Non-Operating Room Anesthesia. Elsevier. August 2014.
2. Rose Campise Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD. Chapter 5: Pediatric Patients: Do Not Resuscitate Decisions. Jericho, B. Ethical Issues in Anesthesia and Surgery. Springer International Publishing AG. December 2015. Pediatric patients: Do not resuscitate decisions (Campise-Luther RJ, Diaz CD) Ethical Issues in Anesthesiology and Surgery 1 January 2015:59-66 Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-85017607558 01/01/2015
3. Christina D Diaz MD and Steven J Weisman MD. 53. Multimodal Approach to Acute Pain Management after Nuss Bar Placement and Other Pain Scenarios. Edited by Kirk Lalwani, Ira Todd Cohen, Ellen Y. Choi, and Vidya T. Raman. Anesthesia: A Problem-Based Learning Approach. Press. Sept. 17, 2018.
4. Cassandra Wasson DO, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Necrotizing Enterocolitis. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
5. Cassandra Wasson DO, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Tracheoesophageal Fistula. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
6. Cassandra Wasson DO, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
7. Mariam Batakji MD, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Down Syndrome. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
8. Mariam Batakji MD, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Pyloric Syndromes. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
9. Mariam Batakji MD, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Common Pediatric Syndromes. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
10. Hannah Baker MD, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. Pediatric Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room. ABA Board Review - Advanced. Oxford Press. (in press)
 
Editorials, Letters to Editor, Other
1. Rose Campise Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD. Plastic Covering of Stylet can Shear off during Intubation - Letter to the Editor. Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Newsletter, Fall 2011. Vol. 26, No.2, pg.29.
2. Pulmonary Illness Related to E-Cigarette Use. (Diaz CD, Carroll BJ, Hemyari A) N Engl J Med 2020 01 23;382(4):384-385 PMID: 31747503 11/21/2019
3. Christina D. Diaz, M.D., FASA, FAAP and Debnath Chatterjee, M.D., FASA, FAAP. Vaping increases perioperative risks in teens, young adults. AAP News 9/1/2020.
4. Committee on Pediatric Anesthesia and Society for Pediatric Anesthesia - Vaping Statement 2020
 
Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD. "Open the Flood Gates: Unable to Ventilate and the ETT is Inaccessible, Obstructive Capnogram, Hypercarbia, and Massive Blood Loss." (PBLD.) Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Conference, Feb. 2012.
2. Christina D Diaz MD. “Management of an Infant with Multiple Complications from a Previous Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair.” (PBLD) American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, Oct 2010.
3. Christina D Diaz MD, Farzana Afroze MD. “Opening Pandora's Box: A 2-day-old neonate with duodenal atresia, found to have a critical airway anomaly during induction!” (PBLD), Presented to Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Conference, March 2013.
4. Christina D Diaz MD. "Playing Hot Potato: Whose Job is it Anyway? The Anesthesiologist in Command of the Perioperative Surgical Home with a Patient with Necrotizing Fasciitis." (PBLD) American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, 2015.
5. Christina D Diaz MD, Rebecca Grutsch MD. "Fell Asleep at Day Care, Now Unarousable, Flash Pulmonary Edema and Pulmonary Hypertension?" (PBLD), American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 10/2015.
6. Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD. (PBLD) "Lost on the road less traveled - Managing the complications from a prior TEF Repair and a Challenging Airway", Presented at the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Spring Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 3/13/2015.
7. Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD. "When it rains, it pours... Large AVM, heart failure, pulmonary HTN, and now there is V-tach!" (PBLD) Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Ft. Lauderdale, FL - 2014.
8. Christina D Diaz MD, Rose Campise Luther MD. "An Eye Opening Experience: Hardware Removal Resulting in Fixed and Dilated Pupils and an Emergency Craniotomy". (PBLD) Presented at the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia April 2016.
9. Rose Campise Luther MD, Christina D Diaz MD. "No good deed goes unpunished - Anaphylaxis in an awake patient in IR after 5 PM." (PBLD) Presented at the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia 2016.
10. Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, Rose Campise Luther MD FAAP. "This train has jumped the tracks: A difficult Airway in a Trisomy 18 patient with a fresh cleft repair." (PBLD). Presented at Society for Pediatric Anesthesia- 31st Annual Meeting 2017.
11. Christina D Diaz MD FAAP, Thong Tran Nguyen MD. "To Pee or Not to Pee: Ethics and Challenges of Pediatric Pre-operative Pregnancy Testing." (PBLD) Presented at American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting 2017.
12. Rose Campise Luther MD FAAP, Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP. "Nothing exciting ever happens in a Pediatric Surgery Center - Or does it?" (PBLD) Presented Society for Pediatric Anesthesia 2018.
13. Christina D Diaz MD FASA FAAP, Gregory Halenda MD. "Emergencies and Neonates Wreak Havoc: Acute Respiratory Failure in a CPAM Patient." (PBLD) Presented at SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2019.
14. Christina D Diaz MD, Leah Koetje MD. "The Curse of the Bleeding Tonsil: A Pediatric Adventure." (PBLD). Presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting 2019.
15. Christina D Diaz MD, Mariam Batakji MD. "Weekend Woes: Alone in Interventional Radiology with a “Simple” Procedure and Then a Code." (PBLD). Accepted for presentation at the American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting 2020.
16. Zhe Chen MD, Christina D Diaz MD. "Anterior Mediastinal Mass in the Anxious, Uncooperative Patient: Avoid, Abort, or Accept This Dreaded Case?" (PBLD) Accepted for presentation at the American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting 2020.
 
Non-Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. Elizabeth Ellinas MD, Christina D Diaz MD, Greg Diciaula BA, Susan Staudt MD. Residents as Teachers: A Training Workshop and Sample Curriculum Model for Anesthesiology. American Society of Anesthesiologist Annual Meeting Scientific and Educational Exhibit Session, October 2007.
 
Database, Video, or Other Research/Clinical Contributions
1. Christina D. Diaz MD. Negotiating the Workplace. CME Lecture Download for the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia. 2/2020
2. Christina D. Diaz MD. Vaping and EVALI. CME Lecture Video Download for Children’s Hospital. 12/2020