A photo of Eileen Murtagh Kurowski.

Director of Quality Improvement, Division of Emergency Medicine

Attending Physician, Division of Emergency Medicine

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Research Interests

Health services research

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine

My Education

MD: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland, OH, 2004.

Residency: Internal Medicine-Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2008.

Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2011

My Publications

Using Quality Improvement to Implement a Standardized Approach to Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus. Brower, LH; Wilson, PM; Kurowski, EM; Haslam, D; Courter, J; Goyal, N; Durling, M; Shah, SS; Schondelmeyer, A. Pediatrics. 2019; 144:e20180262-e20180262.

Improving Emergency Department Care for Pediatric Victims of Sexual Abuse. Hoehn, EF; Overmann, KM; Fananapazir, N; Simonton, K; Makoroff, KL; Bennett, BL; Duma, EM; Kurowski, EM. Pediatrics. 2018; 142:e20181811-e20181811.

Guideline Adoption for Community-Acquired Pneumonia in the Outpatient Setting. Ambroggio, L; Mangeot, C; Murtagh Kurowski, E; Graham, C; Korn, P; Strasser, M; Cavallo, C; Brady, K; Campanella, S; Clohessy, C; et al. Pediatrics. 2018; 142:e20180331-e20180331.

Standardizing the Evaluation of Nonaccidental Trauma in a Large Pediatric Emergency Department. Riney, LC; Frey, TM; Fain, ET; Duma, EM; Bennett, BL; Kurowski, EM. Pediatrics. 2018; 141:e20171994-e20171994.

Long-Term Sustainability of Timely Emergency Department Analgesia for Fractures: A Time Series Study. Sterrett, EC; Murtagh Kurowski, E; Byczkowski, TL. Pediatric Quality and Safety. 2017; 2:e026-e026.

Laryngeal Injury in a Male Lacrosse Player A Case for Prevention. Murtagh-Kurowski, E; Gittelman, MA; Arjmand, E. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2017; 33:185-187.

Cough. Florin, TA. In: Bachur RG; Shaw KN, Ed. Fleisher & Ludwig's Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2015.

A Practical Guide to Conducting Quality Improvement in the Health Care Setting. Murtagh Kurowski, E; Schondelmeyer, AC; Brown, C; Dandoy, CE; Hanke, SJ; Tubbs Cooley, HL. Current Treatment Options in Pediatrics. 2015; 1:380-392.

Improvement Without Value Response. Kurowski, EM; Shah, SS; Thomson, J; Statile, A; Iyer, S; White, C; Ambroggio, L. Pediatrics. 2015; 136:e549-e550.