Morgan Congdon, MD, MPH, MSEd

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Attending, General Pediatric and Complex Care Hospitalist, Section of Hospital Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Penn Medicine Clinician, University of Pennsylvania & Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Core Faculty , The Global Health Center at CHOP
Core faculty , Investigator within the 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

Sanjiv Mehta, Morgan Congdon, Charles Phillips, Meghan Galligan, Christina Hannah, Naveen Muthu, Jenny Ruiz, Hannah Stinson, Kathy Shaw, Robert Michael Sutton, Irit R. Rasooly. : Opportunities to Improve Diagnosis in Emergency Transfers to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Hospital Medicine. In press. 2023.

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

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.

Kern-Goldberger AS, Dalton EM, Rasooly IR, Congdon M, Gunturi D, Wu L, Li Y, Gerber JS, Bonafide CP.: Factors Associated with Inpatient Subspecialty Consultation Patterns Among Pediatric Hospitalists. JAMA Network Open. 6(3), 2023 Notes: e232648.

Kampalath V, MacLean S, AlAbdulhadi A, Congdon M.: The delivery of essential newborn care in conflict settings: A systematic review. Front Pediatr 10: 937751, Nov 2022.

Vinay Kampalath, Sarah MacLean, Abrar Alabdulhadi, Morgan Congdon.: The Delivery of Essential Newborn Care in Conflict Settings: A Systematic Review. American Academy of Pediatrics 2022 National Conference & Exhibition in Anaheim, California. Section on Global Health. Accepted for Poster Presentation. October 2022.

Sanjiv Mehta, Charles Philips, Morgan Congdon, Meghan Galligan, Christina M. Hanna, Jenny Ruiz, Hannah Stinson, Naveen Muthu, Robert Sutton, Irit Rasooly MD MSCE.: Diagnostic Error in Emergency Transfers Associated with Increased Mortality and Length of Stay. Accepted for poster presentation. SIDM’s 15th Annual Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine Conference, SIDM2022. Minneapolis, MN. October 2022.

Kitt E, Hayes M, Congdon M, Ballester L, Sewawa KB, Mulale U, Mazhani L, Arscott-Mills T, Steenhoff A, Coffin S.: Risk factors for mortality in a hospitalised neonatal cohort in Botswana. BMJ Open 12: e062776, Sep 2022.

Congdon M, Clancy CB, Balmer DF, Anderson H, Muthu N, Bonafide CP, Rasooly IR.: Diagnostic Reasoning of Resident Physicians in the Age of Clinical Pathways. J Grad Med Educ August 2022.

Jeremy Jones, Rachel Zipursky, Anna Costello, Morgan Congdon.: Fragile Fascia: Development of a Large Fluid Collection after Minor Trauma. Accepted for poster presentation at PHM 2022 Conference,Lake Buena Vista, FL. Pediatric Hospital Medicine National Conference. July 2022.

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Last updated: 03/14/2023
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