Karen Patricia, MD, MEd

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center



Phone: 936-267-5000

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands
17580 I-45 South
The Woodlands, TX 77384
United States

CHI St. Lukes Health, The Woodlands
United States

Houston Methodist, The Woodlands
United States

Assistant Professor, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine

Associate Medical Director, Houston Methodist The Woodlands


School Education Degree Year
University of Houston masters Master of Education 2016
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Neonatology 2016
Baylor College of Medicine residency Pediatrics 2013
Baylor College of Medicine internship Pediatrics 2011
Albany Medical College medical school Doctor of Medicine 2010
Siena College bachelors Bachelor of Arts 2006


Clinical Interests:

Neonatal Resuscitation, Education, Patient Advocacy

Research Interests:

Education tools, Neonatal Resuscitation, Rapid Cycle Deliberate Practice


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
Texas Pediatric Society Member

Selected Publications

Roitsch CM, Patricia KE, Hagan JL, Arnold JL, Sundgren NC. Tablet-Based Decision Support Tool Improves Performance of Neonatal Resuscitation: A Randomized Trial in Simulation. Simul Healthc. 2020 Mar 11. PMID: 32168290. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32168290/

Patricia K, Lemke D, Arnold J. . Rapid cycle deliberate practice: application to neonatal resuscitation. MedEdPORTAL 2017; 13. https://www.mededportal.org/doi/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10534.

Patricia, Karen, Lemke Dan, Arnold Jen. A Cluster-Randomized, controlled trial of Rapid-Cycle Deliberate Practice Simulation versus Traditional Debriefing of Neonatal Resuscitation Program for: International Pediatric Simulation Symposia and Workshop (IPSSW) 2016 May 08, 2016 - May 10, 2016. 2016.