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Lori Herbst, MD

  • Attending Physician, Division of Hospital Medicine
  • Attending Physician, Pediatric Palliative and Comfort Care Team (PACT)
  • Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


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.

Services and Specialties

Hospital Medicine, Hospice


A Novel Curriculum to Improve Medical Student Preparedness to have Advance Care Planning Discussions. Weber, DE; Kadden, D; Herbst, L. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2023; 40:416-422.

Defining Supervision Preferences and Roles Within a New Subspecialty: Pediatric Hospital Medicine. O'Hara, K; Tseng, A; Moss, S; Herbst, L; Marsicek, S; Molas-Torreblanca, K; Herbst, B; Maniscalco, J; Ziniel, SI. Academic Pediatrics. 2022; 22:858-866.

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; 17:11094.

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; 16:10895.

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.

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