Carole Lannon, MD, MPH

Director, Learning Networks Core, Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence

Academic Affiliations

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-8818

Fax 513-636-0171

Email carole.lannon@cchmc.org

Quality improvement; pediatrics

Dr. Lannon learns firsthand about network science from the patients, families, clinicians and scientists that she works with as the collaborative science lead for the Ohio Perinatal Quality Collaborative, the National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative, the Autism Intervention Research Network.

Dr. Lannon is senior quality advisor for the American Board of Pediatrics and principal investigator of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality funded pediatric Center for Education and Research in Therapeutics.

MD: University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth, MN, 1982.

Residency: Medicine-Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.

Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.

MPH: University of North Carolina, Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC, 1993.

Certification: Internal Medicine, 1986; Pediatrics, 1988.

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Kaplan HC, Sherman SN, Cleveland C, Goldenhar LM, Lannon CM, Bailit JL. Reliable implementation of Evidence: a Qualitative Study of Antenatal Corticosteroid Administration in Ohio Hospitals. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016 Mar;25(3):173-81.

Brown DW, Mangeot C, Anderson JB, Peterson LE, King EC, Lihn SL, Neish SR, Fleishman C, Phelps C, Hanke S, Beekman RH, Lannon CM; National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative. Digoxin Use is Associated With Reduced Interstage Mortality in Patients with No History of Arrhythmia After Stage I Palliation for Single Ventricle Heart Disease. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Jan 11;5(1).

Lihn SL, Kugler JD, Peterson LE, Lannon CM, Pickles D, Beekman RH 3rd. Transparency in a Pediatric Quality Improvement Collaborative: A Passionate Journey by NPC-QIC Clinicians and Parents. Congenit Heart Dis. 2015 Nov 12;10(6): 572-8.

Anderson JB, Beekman RH 3rd, Kugler JD, Rosenthal GL, Jenkins KJ, Kiltzner TS, Martin GR, Nelsh SR, Brown DW, Mangeot C, King E, Peterson LE, Provost L, Lannon CM. Improvement in Interstage Survival in a National Pediatric Cardiology Learning Network. National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 July;8(4):428-36.

Lannon CM, Levy F, Moyer V. The Need to Build Capability and Capacity in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. Pediatrics. 2015 June;135(6):1371-3.

Anderson JB, Beekman RH 3rd, Kugler JD, Rosenthal GL, Jenkins KJ, Klitzner TS, Martin GR, Neish SR, Darbie L, King E, Lannon C; National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative. Use of a learning network to improve variation in interstage weight gain after the norwood operation. Congenit Heart Dis. 2014 Nov;9(6):512-20.

Lannon C, Peterson L. Pediatric Collaborative Improvement Networks: Background and Overview. Pediatrics. 2013;131:S189.

Billett AL, Colletti RB, Mandel KE, Miller M, Muething SE, Shared PJ, Lannon CM. "Exemplar Pediatric Collaborative Improvement Networks: Achieving Results" in Pediatric Collaborative Improvement Networks: Bridging the Gap to Improve Child Health Outcomes. Special Supplement to Pediatrics based upon an invitational National Meeting on Collaborative Improvement Networks in Children’s Healthcare, Alexandria, VA, November 10-11, 2011. Pediatrics. 2013 June;131 Suppl 4:S196-203.

Lannon CM, Peterson L. "Pediatric Collaborative Improvement Networks: Background and Overview" in Pediatric Collaborative Improvement Networks: Bridging the Gap to Improve Child Health Outcomes. Special Supplement to Pediatrics based upon an invitational National Meeting on Collaborative Improvement Networks in Children’s Healthcare, Alexandria, VA, November 10-11, 2011. Pediatrics. 2013 June;131 Suppl 4:S196-203.

Kaplan HC, Lannon C, Walsh MC, Donovan EF; Ohio Perinatal Quality Collaborative. Ohio statewide quality-improvement collaborative to reduce late-onset sepsis in preterm infants. Pediatrics. 2011 Mar;127(3):427-35.

Center for Education, Research and Therapeutics: Pursuing Perfection in Pediatric Therapeutics, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Principal Investigator. Sep 2011-Sep 2016.