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CURRICULUM VITAE

Sarah Yale MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Hospitalist

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

EDUCATION:
2006 - 2010 B.S., Biomedical Sciences, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2010 - 2014 M.D., Creighton University, Omaha, NE

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
2014 - 2015 Intern, Pediatrics, Medical University of SC, Charleston, SC
2015 - 2017 Resident, Pediatrics, Medical University of SC, Charleston, SC
2017 - 2018 Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Medical University of SC, Charleston, SC
10/2018 Society for Hospital Medicine Leadership Academy, Strategic Essentials
07/2019 Pediatric Fundamental Critical Care Support Course, Pediatrics, Medical College of WI, Milwaukee, WI
09/2019 Society for Hospital Medicine Academic Hospitalist Academy
2019 - Present Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics, ongoing commitment to advocacy for children and lifelong education
2020 Patient Safety and Safety Science Graduate School Course, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
2017 - 2018 Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics, Medical University of SC, Charleston, SC
2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2019 - Present Medical Director (W9/W10), Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
2018 - 2020 Ascension All Saints, Racine, WI
2018 - Present Children's Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Pediatrics
10/2018
None
   
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
IHI quality Improvement Certification
2016
2016
Clinician as Educator Certification
05/2018
05/2018
MCW Disclosure Champion Certification
01/2019
01/2019
BLS
Children's Wisconsin
12/2019
12/2021
PALS
Children's Wisconsin
12/2019
12/2021
    

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
South Carolina Limited
07/2014
06/2017
South Carolina Permanent
07/2017
06/2019
Wisconsin Permanent
69166-20
04/2018
10/2023
    

AWARDS AND HONORS:
2010 - 2014 Medical Dean's Academic Scholarship, Creighton University School of Medicine
2013 Aesculapian Award, Creighton University School of Medicine
2014 Intern of the Year, Medical University of SC Children's Hospital
2015 Intern of the Year, Medical University of SC Children's Hospital
2015 Doc STAR Award, Medical University of SC
2016 Joseph Losek Legacy Award, Medical University of SC Children's Hospital
2017 Resident of the Year, Medical University of SC Children’s Hospital
2017 Fred Tecklenburg Legacy Award, Medical University of SC Children’s Hospital
2017 Medical Student Teaching Excellence Award, Medical University of SC College of Medicine
2017 Medical Student Teaching Excellence Award, Medical University of SC College of Medicine
2017 Leape Ahead Award, American Association for Physician Leadership
2017 Medical Student Teaching Excellence Award, Medical University of SC College of Medicine
2018 Lewis Blackman Caregiver Award, South Carolina Hospital Association
2019 Standing Ovation Award, Children’s Wisconsin
2019 MCW Department of Pediatrics Expert Teacher Nominee
2019 BizTimes HealthCare Heroes Award
2020 MCW Department of Pediatrics Expert Clinician Nominee
2020 MCW Department of Pediatrics Expert Teacher Nominee
2020 Department of Pediatrics Teaching Pin Recipient for Pediatrics Clerkship
2020 “High 5” for Outstanding Teacher of Residents
2020 “High 5” for Outstanding Teacher of Medical Students

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2009 - Present Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society (Member)
2012 - Present American Academy of Pediatrics (Member)
2014 - Present Arnold P Gold Humanism Honor Society (Member)
2015 - 2017 South Carolina Medical Association (Member)
2015 - 2017 Society of Pediatric Sedation (Member)
2017 - 2018 American Association for Physician Leadership (Member)
2017 - 2018 South Carolina Medical Association (Member)
2017 - Present Society for Hospital Medicine (Member)
2017 - 2018 American Association for Physician Leadership (Member)
2018 - 2020 Section Early Career Physicians (Member)
2019 - Present Council on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (Member)
2019 - 2020 American Heart Association (Young Career Member) (Member)
2020 - Present Milwaukee County Medical Society (Member)
2020 - Present Wisconsin Medical Society (Member)
2020 - Present Board of Directors (Member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Journal Review
2020 - Present Pediatrics
Ad-Hoc Reviewer
2019 - 2020 Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2020, Clinical Conundrums Abstract Reviewer
2019 - 2020 Society Hospital Medicine 2020 Meeting, Scientific Abstract Reviewer
2020 - 2021 Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2021, Clinical Conundrums Abstract Reviewer
2020 - 2021 Society Hospital Medicine 2021 Meeting, Clinical Case Abstract Reviewer

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Pediatric Inpatient to Outpatient Transition Improvement: After Visit Summary Project
Role:
Lead Investigator
Dates:
05/01/2019 - 06/30/2020
  
Title:
Pediatric Inpatient Diagnostic Time-out
Source:
Department of Pediatrics Internal Funding
Role:
Lead Investigator
Dates:
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2021
  

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Kyler K, Weber A, Bly S, Ludwig L, Vaikom House A, Ruybal L, Boote R, Hanson C, Anderson Berry A, Lyden E, Fernandez C., . BMI and Co-morbid Conditions in Obese Patients: An Inpatient Analysis, Nebraska Pediatric Research Forum, Omaha, NE, 05/2012
Bly S, Helland L, Susman C., Pseudohypoparathyroidism and Albright’s Hereditary Osteodystrophy in a 2-year-old male,, Nebraska Pediatric Research Forum, Omaha, NE, 05/2013
Smith F, Rathore G, McGregor K, Agrawal P, Muth A, Bly, S, Developmental Videos in the Pediatric Clinic, Poster Presentation, Nebraska Pediatric Research Forum, Omaha, NE, 05/2013
Yale S, Creighton United in Medical Relief Assistance, Poster Presentation, All Things Ignatian Forum, Omaha, Nebraska, 05/2014
Yale S, . Pediatric Concussion Guidelines and Evidence Based Practice, Oral Presentation, MUSC Evidence Based Medicine Series, 11/2014
Yale S, Cyanotic Heart Disease Review, MUSC Board Review Series, 02/2015
Yale S., Pediatric Stroke Guidelines, MUSC Morning Report Series, 04/2015
Yale, S, Pediatric Stroke Guidelines, MUSC Morning Report Series, 04/2015
Yale, S., EpiPen Crisis: Costs and Usage in the United States, MUSC Pediatric Grand Rounds, 04/2016
Yale S, Gullah Population: A History Lesson in Genetic Isolation and Community Engaged Research, MUSC Noon Conference Series, 05/2016
Yale S, IVIG Update: New Indications and Guidelines, MUSC Morning Report Series, 10/2016
Yale, S., Update on Current Drug Use in Adolescents, , MUSC Pediatric Grand Rounds, 02/2017
Yale S, Mack E, Solutions for Patient Safety Adverse Drug Event Hospital Update, Children’s Hospital Event Review, 05/2017
Yale S, Mack E, Solutions for Patient Safety Adverse Drug Event Hospital Update, Children’s Hospital Event Review, 05/2017
Yale, S., Pediatric Event Review and Learning, Hospital Medicine Patient Care Review, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/2020
Yale, S., A Dab of This, A Drip of That: Vaping 101, Facing the Future Together Advanced Practice Provider Conference, Children’s Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 04/2021
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Yale S, Bauer SC, Stephany A, Porada A, Liljestrom T., Addressing a Safety Gap for Urgent Issues Post Discharge: Implementation of a “Safety Net” for Families, Medical College of Wisconsin Virtual Research Week, Milwaukee, WI, 02/2021
 
Regional
Fabrizio V, Yale S, Phillips S, Hudspeth, M, Toxocariasis Presenting as Persistent Fevers and Tachypnea During Immunotherapy in a Pediatric Neuroblastoma Patient, South Carolina AAP State Meeting, Asheville, NC, 08/2015
Melamed S, Buchman B, Pronko K, Yale S, Anibaba F, Decision-support Tools and Provider Education Improve Community Hospital Bronchiolitis Care, American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting, Virtual, 09/2020
 
National
Walgrave M, Yale S, Evans M, Little A, Neely C, Mack E., Increasing Event Reporting by Residents and Fellow in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit,, , Solutions for Patient Safety National Learning Session, Chicago, IL, 09/2017
Yale S, Newman J, Mack E, Clyburn B, Scheurer D, Gordon L., From the Battlefront: Increasing Patient Safety Event Reporting Among Physician Trainees, American Board of Medical Subspecialties Conference, Chicago, IL, 09/2017
Yale S, Johnson, K, Webb S., Comparison of Propofol Alone with Propofol Plus Midazolam for Pediatric Procedural Sedation during MRI, Joint AAP Section of Critical Care - Pediatric Critical Care Colloquium, Chicago, IL, 09/2017
Yale S, Newman J, et al, Pediatric Chief Resident Workshop: Crisis Management. Workshop, Association for Pediatric Program Directors Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 03/2018
Khawaja M, Newman J, Slagle C, Yale S, Residents as Teachers: A Realistic Curriculum for Busy Inpatient Teams, Association of Pediatric Program Directors Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, 03/2018
Allen K, Thompson A, Yale S, Corrigan C, Ross J, Mack E, Mapping It Out: Process Mapping to Decrease Adverse Drug Events, Solutions for Patient Safety National Learning Session, Chicago, IL, 05/2018
Khawaja M, Walgrave M, Siegel M, Newman J, Yale S, In Pursuit of Uninterrupted Education: Transition from a Noon Conference to an Academic Half Day, Association of Pediatric Program Directors Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 03/2019
McCarthy J, Yale S. Kwashiorkor, Due to Homemade Formula Use, Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, San Diego, CA (Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns), 04/2020
Stefanko N, Yale S, McCarthy J, Severe Methemoglobinemia due to Topical Dapsone Misuse in a Teenage Girl., Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, San Diego, CA (Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns), 04/2020
Yale S, McFadden V, A dab of this, a drip of that: Vaping 101 for Pediatric Hospitalists, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL (. Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.), 07/2020
McCarthy P, McFadden V, Porada K, Pronko K, Stephany A, Yale S., Let’s Write It Up! Preparing Successful Clinical Vignettes for Hospitalists, Workshop, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL (Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns), 07/2020
Melamed S, Buchman B, Pronko K, Yale S, Anibaba F., Decision-support Tools and Provider Education Improve Community Hospital Bronchiolitis Care, American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Virtual, 10/2020
Yale S, Bauer SC, Stephany A, Porada A, Liljestrom T, Addressing a Safety Gap for Urgent Issues Post Discharge: Implementation of a “Safety Net” for Families, Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, Virtual, 05/2021
 
International
Srinivas G, Yale S, Zweigoron R, Ritchie S, Michalowski S, Ebeling M, Roberts J., How well do pediatric clinics support mothers to breastfeed?, Pediatric Academic Society Meeting., Baltimore, MD. May 2016., 05/2016
Yale S, Mathis J, Gustafson K, Ebeling M, Dawley E, Das L, Roberts J., Adolescent Vaccinations: Do Quality Improvement Efforts for HPV Also Increased Tdap and MCV?, Pediatric Academic Society Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 05/2017
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
2018 - Present Member, PHM Quality Improvement Subcommittee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2018 - 2019 Lead, Pediatric Inpatient Unit RN Liaison, Ascension All Saints
2019 - Present MCW DOP Intern Selection Committee
2019 - 2020 Member, PHM Junior Faculty Development Subcommittee
2019 - Present Course Director, Pediatric Residency 3rd Year Board Review Curriculum
2019 - 2020 6 applicants interviewed; 8 applicant files reviewed for rank day
2019 - 2020 Member, DOP Advisory Committee (Advocacy, Education, Social Determinants of Health
2020 - Present Member, PHM Fellowship Program Evaluation Committee
2020 - Present PHM Fellowship Selection Committee
2020 - 2021 6 applicants interviewed
2020 - 2021 10 applicants interviewed; 9 applicant files reviewed for rank day
 
Hospital
2010 - 2014 Vice President, Student Government, Creighton School of Medicine
2011 - 2014 Member, Medical Admissions Committee, Creighton School of Medicine
2014 - 2018 Member, Pediatric Program Evaluation Committee, Medical University of SC
2015 - 2016 Appointed Resident Representative, Clinical Learning Environment Review, Medical University of SC
2015 - 2017 Member, CORNET National Immunization Project, APA Research Network
2016 - 2018 Local Member, Solutions for Patient Safety Network, Adverse Drug Events
2016 - 2017 Member and Article Author, Safety Speaking Network, Medical University of SC
2016 - 2018 Appointed Resident Representative, Peer Review Committee, Medical University of SC
2016 - 2018 Member, Resident Education Committee, Medical University of South Carolina
2019 - Present Lead, Pediatric Hospital Medicine CW After Visit Summary Workgroup
2019 Member, AAP Section on Early Career Physicians Financial Wellness Task Force
2019 - 2020 Local Member, AAP Value in Pediatrics Network Project: Standardization of Fluids in Inpatient (SOFI)
2019 - Present Member, SQIRT (Surgical Quality Improvement Review Team)
2019 - 2020 Co-Lead, CW Vaping Taskforce
2020 - Present Hospital Medicine Representative, CW System Mortality Review
2020 Member, CW Epic Refuel Documentation Committee
2020 - Present Hospital Medicine Representative, HSRC Committee
2021 Member, CW Observation Unit Steering Committee
Elected Pediatrics Representative, Graduate Medical Education Committee, Medical University of SC
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Medical Student Education
2014 - 2016 Medical University of SC, Pediatric Residency Application Workshop
2015 - 2017 Medical University of SC School of Medicine, Clinical Skills Workshop
2018 - Present Children's Wisconsin, Attending Physician: Pediatric Hospital Ward Teams, teaching rounds and didactic sessions, 10-12 weeks per year
01/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M1 Bench to Bedside Cranial Nerve Exam Clinical Workshop Facilitator
01/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M2 Foundational Capstone – Spiritual Issues and Physician Assisted Death Facilitator
03/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M1 Bench to Bedside Clinical Reasoning Workshop Facilitator
04/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
04/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading (2 students)
04/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M2 Foundational Capstone Physical Exam Workshop
08/2019 Children's Wisconsin, M2 Bench to Bedside GI Exam Clinical Workshop Facilitator
02/2020 Children's Wisconsin, Interprofessional Education Facilitator (medical/nursing/EMT students)
07/2020 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
08/2020 Children's Wisconsin, M1 Bench to Bedside Neurologic Workshop Facilitator
09/2020 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
10/2020 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
01/2021 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
02/2021 Children's Wisconsin, M3 Observed History and Physical Facilitator
03/2021 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
03/2021 Children's Wisconsin, M1 Bench to Bedside Clinical Reasoning Workshop Facilitator
08/2021 Children's Hospital, M3 Observed History and Physical Facilitator
08/2021 Children's Hospital, M3 History and Physical Grading
09/2021 Children's Wisconsin, M3 History and Physical Grading
 
Resident and Fellow Education
2017 - 2018 Medical University of SC, Co-Director, Intern Morning Report (Curriculum Director)
2018 - Present Attending Guest Expert, Intern Morning Report. 6-8 sessions per year.
2018 - Present Attending Physician: Pediatric Hospital Ward Teams, teaching rounds and didactic sessions, 10-12 weeks per year
06/2019 Lecturer, Residency Hospital Medicine Track Patient Safety Conference
2019 - Present Facilitator, Pediatric Residency SMOC Teaching. 1-2 sessions per year
2019 - Present Lecturer, Residency Third Year Board Review Conference. 2-3 sessions per year.
2019 - Present Facilitator, Pediatric Residency Mock Code Simulation. 2-3 sessions per year
2019 - Present Facilitator, “SIPS” and then “GULPS”: Utilizing standardized individual patient scenarios (SIPS) to promote the generation of unique learning plans (GULPS) for Pediatric Interns
03/2020 Panel Member, Patient Safety as Academic Niche, Resident Hospital Track Niche Day
03/2020 Lecturer, “Safe Sleep and SIDS,” Pediatric Residency Noon Conference Series
07/2020 Facilitator, PHM Fellowship Procedural Simulation Boot Camp
09/2020 Facilitator, Intern Respiratory Workshop and Simulation Lab
2020 - Present Lead Facilitator, Residency Journal Club. Monthly didactic sessions plus resident preparation meetings for analysis of articles and biostatistics
03/2021 Panel Member, Patient Safety as Academic Niche, Resident Hospital Track Niche Day
 
Continuing Medical Education
09/2019 Lead Discussant, Patient Safety Board Review, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
2019 - Present New Faculty Orientation Champion, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Faculty
2019 - Present Pediatric Event Review and Learning (PEaRL) Safety Conference Series
2020 - Present PHM Fellowship Simulation Lab Bootcamp
 
 
Clinical Programs
2014 - 2016 Clinical Implementation Guideline - Fluoride Dental Varnish, MUSC
2019 Pediatric Hospital Medicine Order Set Revisions, All Saints
2019 All Saints Provider Handbook Development
2019 Children’s Wisconsin Vaping and EVALI Clinical Guideline
2019 - Present Clinical Practice Guideline - Dehydration & Intravenous Fluids
2019 Sickle Cell Order Set Development for Emergency Department, All Saints
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
2011 - 2012 President, CURA International Medical Service, Creighton University
2012 - 2014 Leadership Team, Magis Free Clinic, Creighton University
2016 Camp Happy Days Oncology Camp Counselor, Medical University of SC
11/2019 Tobacco 21 Advocacy Day at Capitol, Physician Representative
03/2020 Physician Testimony to Senate for State Tobacco 21 Bill (Children’s Wisconsin physician representative)
2020 - Present Milwaukee Medical Society Board of Directors
2020 - Present Wisconsin Medical Emergency Assistance Volunteer Registry
 

GLOBAL HEALTH ACTIVITIES:
2008 - 2010 Leadership Team, Global Medical Brigades, Marquette University
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Yale S, Stefanko N, McCarthy P, McFadden V, McCarthy J. Severe methemoglobinemia due to topical dapsone misuse in a teenage girl. Pediatric Dermatology, 2019 Dec 25; Vol 37, No: 377-378. PMID: 31876314.
2. Yale S, Bauer SC, Stephany A, Porada K, Liljestrom T. One Call Away: Addressing a Safety Gap for Urgent Issues Post Discharge. Hosp Pediatr. 2021 Jun;11(6):632-635. doi: 10.1542/hpeds.2020-003418. PMID: 34045321.
3. Hwang M, Wilson K, Wendt L, Pohlman J, Densmore E, Kaeppler C, Van Arendonk K, Yale S. The Great Gut Mimicker: A case report of MIS-C and appendicitis clinical presentation overlap in a teenage patient. BMC Pediatr. 2021 Jun 1;21(1):258. doi: 10.1186/s12887-021-02724-x. PMID: 34074244.
4. Yale S, Lee J, Beneschott N, Rogers A. Pausing during the Pandemic: Addressing Cognitive Biases in Providers’ Medical Decision Making during the COVID-19 Era. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2021;120(3):241-243. PMID: 34710310.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Yale S, Mills D. (December 2018). Limp. (Ed.), Acute Care Casebook (Chapter 55, p. 272-275). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
 
Non-Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Yale, S. Physician Wellness… How Does That Look for Young Physician Couples and Their Families? AAP Early Career Physicians SOAP Notes Publication. December 2018.
 
Abstracts
1. Melamed S, Buchman B, Pronko K, Yale S, Anibaba F. Decision-Support Tools and Provider Education Improve Community Hospital Bronchiolitis Care. American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting. Published in Pediatrics. March 2021. Volume 147. Meeting Abstract 558-559.