Cassandra M. Pruitt, M.D., FAAP  pruitt_c@kids.wustl.edu

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Hospitalist Medicine
Hospitalist MedicineSchool of Medicine

phone: (314) 454-2076

Education

  • B.A., Emory University1994
  • M.D., Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine1999

Training

  • Pediatric Residency, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine1999 - 2002
  • Chief Resident, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine2002 - 2003

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics2002
  • TX, Texas Medical License2002
  • MO, Missouri Medical License2010

Honors

  • Outstanding House Officer, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, Galveston, Texas2001 - 2002
  • Young Faculty Award, Southern Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 20052005 - 2005
  • Pediatric Educator Award for Excellence in Residency Education, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, Galveston, Texas2007 - 2008
  • Pediatric Educator Award for Excellence in Residency Education, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, Galveston, Texas2009 - 2010
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, General Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.2011 - 2012
  • Washington University School of Medicine Clinical Teacher of the Year Award, St. Louis, Missouri2011 - 2012

Recent Publications view all (2)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Bucklen KA, Carlson DW, Shah N, Pruitt C. Development of a pediatric hospitalist curriculum to promote faculty development, teaching excellence, and evidence-based care. Hosp Pediatr. 2014;4(6):387-92. doi:10.1542/hpeds.2013-0108  PMID:25362082  
  2. Paciorkowski N, Pruitt C, Lashly D, Hrach C, Harrison E, Srinivasan M, Turmelle M, Carlson D. Development of performance tracking for a pediatric hospitalist division. Hosp Pediatr. 2013;3(2):118-28. PMID:24340412  
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