Christine M. Hrach, M.D.  hrach_c@kids.wustl.edu

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Hospitalist Medicine
Hospitalist Medicine

phone: (314) 454-2076

Education

  • BA, Saint Louis University1998
  • MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine2002

Training

  • Resident, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh2002 - 2005

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Basic Life Support
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • 2005 - PresMO, Physician License
  • 2005 - 2012American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2012 - 2017American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance of Certification
  • 2019 - PresAmerican Board of Pediatrics certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Teacher Award General Pediatric Medicine2008 - 2009
  • Attended the AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar2013 - 2013
  • Outstanding Teacher Award General Pediatric Medicine2014 - 2015
  • Society of Hospital Medicine St. Louis Chapter - Outstanding Chapter of the Year Award2015
  • Society of Hospital Medicine St. Louis Chapter - Platinum Status Chapter Excellence Award - awarded yearly at the Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Conference2015 - 2018
  • Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine designation2016 - Pres
  • Attended the AAMC 2017 Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar2017 - 2017
  • Outstanding Teacher Award General Pediatrics 2018 - 20192019
  • Award for Clinical Excellence by Washington University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics2020

Recent Publications view all (5)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Perspectives on Patient Experience: A National Survey of Hospitalists Journal of Patient Experience . 2020. 
  2. Integrating Research, Quality Improvement, and Medical Education for Better Handoffs and Safer Care: Disseminating, Adapting, and Implementing the I-PASS Program. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43(7):319-329. PMID:28648217 
  3. Development of Performance Tracking for a Pediatric Hospitalist Division Hospital Pediatrics. 2013;3(2):118-128. 
  4. Successful implementation of a referral-based academic pediatric hospitalist service. Hosp Pediatr. 2013;3(1):52-8. PMID:24319836 
  5. I-pass, a mnemonic to standardize verbal handoffs. Pediatrics. 2012;129(2):201-4. doi:10.1542/peds.2011-2966  PMID:22232313 
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