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Attending Physician, Division of Hospital Medicine

Attending Physician, Pediatric Palliative and Comfort Care Team (PACT)

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

About Me

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions

Hospital Medicine, Hospice

My Education

MD: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, 2009.

Residency: Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2013.

Fellowship: Hospice and Palliative Care, Ann Arbor, MI, 2014.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2013; Internal Medicine, 2013.

My Publications

Ethics of Pediatric and Young Adult Medical Decision-Making: Case-Based Discussions Exploring Consent, Capacity, and Surrogate Decision-Making. deSante-Bertkau, J; Herbst, LA. MedEdPORTAL. 2021; 17.

Ethical Dilemmas at the Beginning and End of Life: A Needs-Based, Experience-Informed, Small-Group, Case-Based Curriculum for Pediatric Residents. Herbst, LA; deSante-Bertkau, J. MedEdPORTAL. 2020; 16.

Risk Factors for the Development of Hospital-Associated Venous Thromboembolism in Adult Patients Admitted to a Children's Hospital. Moss, SR; Jenkins, AM; Caldwell, AK; Herbst, BF; Kelleher, ME; Kinnear, B; Ambroggio, L; Herbst, LA; Chima, RS; O'Toole, JK. Hospital pediatrics. 2020; 10:166-172.

Development and Implementation of an End-of-Life Curriculum for Pediatric Residents. Wilson, PM; Herbst, LA; Gonzalez-del-Rey, J. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2018; 35:1439-1445.

Going back to the ward-transitioning care back to the ward team. Herbst, LA; Desai, S; Benscoter, D; Jerardi, K; Meier, KA; Statile, AM; White, CM. Translational Pediatrics. 2018; 7:314-325.

Using Quality Improvement to Introduce and Standardize the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) for Adult Inpatients at a Children's Hospital. Conway-Habes, EE; Herbst, BF; Herbst, LA; Kinnear, B; Timmons, K; Horewitz, D; Falgout, R; O'Toole, JK; Vossmeyer, M. Hospital pediatrics. 2017; 7:156-163.