Morgan Congdon, MD, MPH, MSEd

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
Attending, General Pediatric and Complex Care Hospitalist, Section of Hospital Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Core Faculty , The Global Health Center at CHOP
Core faculty , Investigator within Clinical Futures, a CHOP Research Institute Center of Emphasis
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Hub for Clinical Collaboration
3501 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-906-1261
BS (Major in Anthropology & Human Biology, Minor in Spanish)
Emory University, 2008.
MPH (Master of Public Health. Global Health Scholar. )
Brown University School of Public Health, 2015.
MD (Doctor of Medicine. Scholarly Concentration in Global Health.)
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University , 2016.
MSEd (Medical Education)
University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, 2022.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Complex Care

Description of Other Expertise

Health Equity, Advanced Skills Certificate Program, Pediatric Residency Program at CHOP, 2019

Description of Research Expertise

Global health scholar in the Public Health Master's Program, completed Global Health Track in residency.

Quality Improvement related to Health Equity, Hospital Readmissions, and Diagnostic Error.

Selected Publications

Morgan Congdon, Danielle Capriola, Regina L. Toto, Jillian Krause, Anand Petigara, Tyneshia Harris Howzell, Richard J. Scarfone, Irit R Rasooly.: Minimizing Implicit Bias in Diagnostic Decision Making: Pediatric Simulation for Physician Trainees. Accepted for Poster Presentation at the Children's Hospital Association (CHA) national meeting; Transforming Quality Conference. Chicago, Illinois. March 2024.

Morgan Congdon, Katherine Schultz, Jerusalem Merkebu, Lara Varpio.: "The Evolution of the Medical Educator in Graduate Medical Education: A State-of-the-Art Narrative Review." Accepted for Poster Presentation at CHOP’s 7th Interprofessional Education Symposium. Philadelphia, PA. Jan 2024.

Morgan Congdon, Meghan M Galligan, Jessica Hart.: There’s No Escaping Patient Safety: Implementation and Assessment of a Patient Safety Medical Escape Room for Pediatric Residents. Academic Pediatrics. November 2023.

Vinay Kampalath, Sarah MacLean, Abrar Alabdulhadi, Morgan Congdon.: The Delivery Of Essential Newborn Care In Conflict Settings: A Systematic Review. Selected for poster presentation at the annual American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition’s Section on Global Health Program. October 2023.

Sarah MacLean, Abrar Alabdulhadi, Vinay Kampalath, Morgan Congdon.: Pre-Departure Training For Global Health Experiences In Pediatric Residency Programs: A Scoping Review of The Literature. 15th Annual CHOP Pediatric Global Health Conference. September 2023.

Congdon M, Rauch B, Carroll B, Costello A, Chua WD, Fairchild V, Fatemi Y, Greenfield ME, Herchline D, Howard A, Khan A, Lamberton CE, McAndrew L, Hart J, Shaw KN, Rasooly IR.: Opportunities for Diagnostic Improvement Among Pediatric Hospital Readmissions. Hosp Pediatr 13: 563-571, Jul 2023.

Alabdulhadi, A and Congdon, M. : Varicella. Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2023. Christian, Cindy (eds.). June 2023.

Mehta SD, Congdon M, Phillips CA, Galligan M, Hanna CM, Muthu N, Ruiz J, Stinson H, Shaw K, Sutton RM, Rasooly IR.: Opportunities to improve diagnosis in emergency transfers to the pediatric intensive care unit. J Hosp Med May 2023.

Muralidharan M, Hill AE, Onwuegbuchu E, Laycock KM, Treat J, Congdon M.: A Tale of 2 Febrile Rashes: A Case Study. Clin Pediatr (Phila). Mar 25 2023 Notes: doi: 10.1177/00099228231163938.

Morgan Congdon, Irit R Rasooly, Regina L Toto, Danielle Capriola, Anna Costello, Richard J Scarfone, Anna K Weiss.: "An Interprofessional Needs Assessment for the Development of Institutional Diagnostic Reasoning Curriculum.” Abstract accepted to CHOP’s 6th Interprofessional Education Symposium. Jan 2023.

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Last updated: 11/28/2023
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