Mona L. McPherson, MD
Department or Service
- Texas Medical Center
Medical Director, Mission Control
Texas Children's Hospital
EPIC Physician Champion, Texas Children's Hospital
|Baylor College of Medicine||fellowship||Pediatric Critical Care||1999|
|New England Medical Center Hospitals||residency||Pediatrics||1996|
|New England Medical Center Hospitals||internship||Pediatrics||1993|
|University of Alabama School of Medicine||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||1992|
Dr. McPherson's primary research interest is health care outcomes and evidence based medicine. She works with the Texas Children's Hospital Information Services team as a Physician Champion of the electronic health record. She also serves as Medical Director of Texas Children's Hospital Mission Control, a high tech communications hub which oversees the transport and transfer of patients into and out of Texas Children's Hospital.
|American Academy of Pediatrics||Member|
|Society of Critical Care Medicine||Member|
Erklauer J, Graf J, McPherson M, Anderson A, Wilfong A, Minard C, Loftis L. Outcomes in Children Treated with Pentobarbital Infusion for Refractory and Super-Refractory Status Epilepticus. Neurocrit Care 2018 Mar 26. doi: 10.1007/s12028-018-0513-0. [Epub ahead of print].
McPherson ML, Shekerdemian L, Goldsworthy M, Minard, CG, Nelson CS, Stein F, Graf JM. A decade of pediatric tracheostomies: indications, outcomes, and long-term prognosis. Pediatr Pulmonol 2017 Mar 6. doi 10.1002ppul 23675. [Epub ahead of print].
Bavare AC, Shah, PK, Roy KM, Williams EA, Lloyd LE, McPherson ML. Implementation of a standard verbal sign-out template improves sign-out process in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Journal for HealthCare Quality 2013 Nov 1. doi: 10.1111/jhq.12056. [Epub ahead of print].
Graf JM, Montagnino BA, Hueckel R, McPherson ML. Children with New Tracheostomies: Planning For Family Education and Common Impediments to Discharge. Pediatric Pulmonology 2008;43(8) pp 788-794.
Graf JM, Montagnino BA, Hueckel R, McPherson ML. Pediatric Tracheostomies: A Recent Experience from One Academic Center. Ped Crit Care Med 2008; 9:96 -100.