Susan May Wiltrakis, MD  susanwiltrakis@wustl.edu

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine

phone: (314) 454-2341

Education

  • BS, Summa Cum Laude, Valparaiso University 2010
  • MD, University of Alabama School of Medicine2014

Training

  • Residency, General Pediatrics, Washington University in St. Louis/St. Louis Children's Hospital2014 - 2017
  • Simulation Instructor Training, Center for Medical Simulation, Harvard University2017 - 2017
  • Chief Resident, Washington University in St. Louis/St. Louis Children's Hospital2017 - 2018
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Emory University2018 - 2021
  • Medical Education Track, Emory University2019 - 2020

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2012 - PresBasic Life Support (BLS)
  • 2014 - PresPediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • 2017 - PresAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  • 2018 - PresGA, Medical License
  • 2018 - PresDEA License
  • 2018 - PresAdvanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • 2018 - PresAdvanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • 2021 - PresMO, Medical License
  • 2021 - PresMO, BNDD

Honors and Awards

  • UASOM Medical Student Scholarship2010
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society2013
  • High Five Award, St. Louis Children's Hospital2015
  • Essential Piece Award, St. Louis Children's Hospital2016
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow Teacher of the Year Award, Emory University2019
  • Golden Apple Award for Simulation, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta2020

Recent Publications view all (2)


  1. COVID-19 testing for providers: Leading by example. Am J Emerg Med. 2021. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2021.01.010  PMCID:PMC7798438  PMID:33468390 
  2. The Contrasting Alkylations of 4-(Dimethylaminomethyl)pyridine and 4-(Dimethylamino)pyridine: An Organic Chemistry Experiment Journal of Chemical Education . 2011;88(3):328–330. doi:https://doi.org/10.1021/ed1000312  
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