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CURRICULUM VITAE

Kristen Labovsky MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Clinical

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Children's Hospital
9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/2000 - 06/2004 Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
07/2004 - 06/2008 Doctorate of Medicine, Rush University, Chicago, IL

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
06/2008 - 07/2009 Transitional Year Internship, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago, IL
07/2009 - 07/2012 Anesthesia Residency, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
08/2012 - 07/2013 Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
08/2013 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
04/01/2019 - Present Associate Program Director Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Pediatric Anesthesia, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
03/01/2020 - 08/01/2020 Director Advanced Elective in Pediatric Anesthesia and Pain medicine, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
08/01/2020 - Present Residency Site Director, Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W Wisconsin Avenue, PO Pox 1997 MS-735, Milwaukee, WI 53201

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
08/01/2018 - Present Lead of Craniofacial Anesthesia Team, Pediatric Anesthesia, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
08/2012 - 07/2013 Clinical Instructor, Department of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Miwaukee, WI
08/2013 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin/Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
08/2013 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Anesthesiology
04/19/2013
12/31/2023
Pediatric Anesthesiology
10/19/2013
12/31/2023
 
AWARDS AND HONORS:
06/2005 - 08/2005 End of Life Care Fellowship, Horizon Hospice
06/2011 Medical Student Teacher of the Year, University of Chicago
05/2013 Dr. Elaine Kohler Global Health Elective Scholarship Recipient

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2004 - Present Alpha Omega Alpha
2005 - Present American Society of Anesthesiologists
2006 - Present Society for Pediatric Anesthesia

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
12/2018 - 02/2019 Committee chair, Nominating committee for Chief of Surgery and Medical Executive Committee, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
06/2013 - Present Committee Member for Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Kristen Labovsky MD, Pain and sedation in the NICU, NICU noon conference, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 04/03/2019
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Regional
Kristen Labovsky MD, Gita Rupani MD, Cannulation of Aberrant Radial Artery, Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference, Cincinnati, OH, 02/2010
Kristen Labovsky MD, Ori Gottlieb MD, Intraoperative Diagnosis of Pheochromocytoma, Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference, Cincinnati, OH, 02/2010
Kristen Labovsky, MD, Jennifer Hofer, MD, Difficult Airway in Pediatric Trauma, Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference, Chicago, IL, 02/2012
 
National
Kristen Labovsky, MD, Use of Dexmedetomidine in Pediatric Awake Fiberoptic Intubation, SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2011, San Diego, CA, 02/2011
Kristen Labovsky, MD, Anesthetic Management of Complete Glottic Obstruction During Bronchoscopy, SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2012, Tampa, FL, 02/2012
Kristen Labovsky MD, Eric Walbergh MD, Anesthetic Considerations for Pediatric Patients undergoing Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Thymectomy for Juvenile Myasthenia Graves, SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2013, Las Vegas, NV, 03/2013
Kristen Labovsky MD, Susan Taylor MD, A Neonate with Multiple Congenital Airway and Neurologic Abnormalities causing Severe Respiratory Distress – Does this Strike a Notochord?, Anesthesiology 2013 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 10/2013
Stacy Peterson MD, Kristen Labovsky MD, Susan Taylor MD, Twiddler's Syndrome: Pacemaker Failure during Anesthesia for Epicardial Lead Change, Anesthesiology 2013 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 10/2013
Kristen Labovsky MD, Jake Scott MD, Management of a Patient with Tetralogy of Fallot, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Left Lung Agenesis, Anesthesiology 2013 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 10/2013
Kristen Labovsky MD, Rose Campise MD, Improving Hand Washing Compliance in the Perioperative Setting, SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2014, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 03/2014
Kristen Labovsky, MD, Jaya Varadarajan, MD, It’s Just a Little Add-On! Airway Deviation from a Neck Mass in a Super Morbidly Obese Pediatric patient, SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2015, Phoenix, AZ, 03/15/2015
Avani Patel MD, Joshua White MD, Richard Berens MD, Kristen Labovsky MD, Intraoperative Management of Undiagnosed Congenital Heart Disease, ASA 2018, San Francisco, CA, 10/2018
Kristen Labovsky MD, Jaya Varadarajan MD, Problem Based Learning Discussion: Run Hide Fight - An Active Shooter in a Pediatric Hospital Setting, SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2020, Paradise Island, The Bahamas, 02/29/2020 - Present
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2017 - Present Member, Resdient Clinical Competency Committee, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2017 - Present Member, Fellowship Clinical Competency Committee, Pediatric Anesthesia, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
08/01/2019 - Present Member, Program Evaluation Committee Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Wisconsin
08/01/2019 - Present Member, Regional Rotation Program Committee, Pediatric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Wisconsin
 
Hospital
09/01/2014 - Present Member, Quality Improvement Comittee, Pediatric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
06/2017 - Present Member, Physician Wellness Committee, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
06/2017 - 06/2018 Member, Appy QI Project, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
04/2018 - Present Anesthesia Lead Member, Scheduling Multipanel OR Cases, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
12/2018 - 02/2019 Chair, Nominating Committee for Chief of Surgery and Medical Executive Committee, Pediatric Anesthesia, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Community/Lay Public
05/2004 Northwestern University Searle Center for Teaching Excellence, Teaching Certificate
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Resident
08/01/2020 - Present Improving Resident Hand off at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
08/01/2020 - Present Integration of Pediatric Lecture Curriculum with Anesthesia Toolbox Resources
Faculty
08/01/2019 - Present Member of committee to develop regional program for Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Regional rotation
 
Research Programs
06/2013 - Present Implementation and Maintenance of National Craniofacial registry database at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
 
Clinical Programs
10/01/2019 - Present ERASE POP - Multidisciplinary group to develop postoperative pain algorithm for patients in the NICU.
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
06/2013 Medical Mission with LEAP to Belize
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Labovsky K, Hoffman G, Scott J. Management of a Patient With Tetralogy of Fallot, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, and Complete Left Lung Agenesis. A A Case Rep. 2016 Jul 01;7(1):16-20.
2. Stricker PA, Goobie SM, Cladis FP, Haberkern CM, Meier PM, Reddy SK, Nguyen TT, Cai L, Polansky M, Szmuk P, Fiadjoe J, Soneru C, Falcon R, Petersen T, Kowalczyk-Derderian C, Dalesio N, Budac S, Groenewald N, Rubens D, Thompson D, Watts R, Gentry K, Ivanova I, Hetmaniuk M, Hsieh V, Collins M, Wong K, Binstock W, Reid R, Poteet-Schwartz K, Gries H, Hall R, Koh J, Bannister C, Sung W, Jain R, Fernandez A, Tuite GF, Ruas E, Drozhinin O, Tetreault L, Muldowney B, Ricketts K, Fernandez P, Sohn L, Hajduk J, Taicher B, Burkhart J, Wright A, Kugler J, Barajas-DeLoa L, Gangadharan M, Busso V, Stallworth K, Staudt S, Labovsky KL, Glover CD, Huang H, Karlberg-Hippard H, Capehart S, Streckfus C, Nguyen KT, Manyang P, Martinez JL, Hansen JK, Levy HM, Brzenski A, Chiao F, Ingelmo P, Mujallid R, Olutoye OA, Syed T, Benzon H, Bosenberg A, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Perioperative Outcomes and Management in Pediatric Complex Cranial Vault Reconstruction: A Multicenter Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Anesthesiology. 2017 02;126(2):276-287.
3. Goobie et al. Safety of antifibrinolytics in cranial vault reconstructive surgery: a report from the pediatric craniofacial collaborative group. Paediatr Anaesth. 2017 Mar;27(3):271-281. doi: 10.1111/pan.13076. Epub 2017 Feb 17
4. Thompson DR, Zurakowski D, Haberkern CM, Stricker PA, Meier PM, Bannister C, Benzon H, Binstock W, Bosenberg A, Brzenski A, Budac S, Busso V, Capehart S, Chiao F, Cladis F, Collins M, Cusick J, Dabek R, Dalesio N, Falcon R, Fernandez A, Fernandez P, Fiadjoe J, Gangadharan M, Gentry K, Glover C, Goobie S, Gries H, Griffin A, Groenewald CB, Hajduk J, Hall R, Hansen J, Hetmaniuk M, Hsieh V, Huang H, Ingelmo P, Ivanova I, Jain R, Koh J, Kowalczyk-Derderian C, Kugler J, Labovsky K, Martinez JL, Mujallid R, Muldowney B, Nguyen KP, Nguyen T, Olutuye O, Soneru C, Petersen T, Poteet-Schwartz K, Reddy S, Reid R, Ricketts K, Rubens D, Skitt R, Sohn L, Staudt S, Sung W, Syed T, Szmuk P, Taicher B, Tetreault L, Watts R, Wong K, Young V, Zamora L, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Endoscopic Versus Open Repair for Craniosynostosis in Infants Using Propensity Score Matching to Compare Outcomes: A Multicenter Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Anesth Analg. 2018 03;126(3):968-975.
5. Goobie SM, Cladis FP, Glover CD, Huang H, Reddy SK, Fernandez AM, Zurakowski D, Stricker PA, Gries, the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Safety of antifibrinolytics in cranial vault reconstructive surgery: a report from the pediatric craniofacial collaborative group. Paediatr Anaesth. 2017 03;27(3):271-281.
6. Glover CD, Fernandez AM, Huang H, Derderian C, Binstock W, Reid R, Dalesio NM, Zhong J, Stricker PA, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Perioperative outcomes and management in midface advancement surgery: a multicenter observational descriptive study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Paediatr Anaesth. 2018 08;28(8):710-718.
7. Fernandez AM, Reddy SK, Gordish-Dressman H, Muldowney BL, Martinez JL, Chiao F, Stricker PA, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Perioperative Outcomes and Surgical Case Volume in Pediatric Complex Cranial Vault Reconstruction: A Multicenter Observational Study From the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Anesth Analg. 2019 10;129(4):1069-1078.
8. Goobie SM, Zurakowski D, Isaac KV, Taicher BM, Fernandez PG, Derderian CK, Hetmaniuk M, Stricker PA, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Predictors of perioperative complications in paediatric cranial vault reconstruction surgery: a multicentre observational study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Br J Anaesth. 2019 Feb;122(2):215-223.
9. Fernandez PG, Taicher BM, Goobie SM, Gangadharan M, Homi HM, Kugler JA, Skitt R, Cai L, Polansky M, Stricker PA, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Predictors of transfusion outcomes in pediatric complex cranial vault reconstruction: a multicentre observational study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Can J Anaesth. 2019 05;66(5):512-526.
10. Helm C, Labovsky K, Thakrar PD, Diaz CD. E-cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury-Lessons Learned: A Case Series. A A Pract. 2020 Jun;14(8):e01242. PMCID: PMC7323836
11. Jalali A, Lonsdale H, Zamora LV, Ahumada L, Nguyen ATH, Rehman M, Fackler J, Stricker PA, Fernandez AM, Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Machine Learning Applied to Registry Data: Development of a Patient-Specific Prediction Model for Blood Transfusion Requirements During Craniofacial Surgery Using the Pediatric Craniofacial Perioperative Registry Dataset. Anesth Analg. 2021 01;132(1):160-171.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Peterson, Stacy; Labovsky, Kristen; Weisman, Steven. Acute Pain Management in Children. Bonica's Management of Pain 5th ed. 2018