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About Shehzad Saeed

Shehzad A Saeed, MD, FAAP, AGAF is currently a Professor of Pediatrics at Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Associate Chief Medical Office, Chief Medical Value Based Care Officer and Physician Lead for Patient Experience at Dayton Children’s Hospital  and Medical Director, Dayton Children’s Health Partners.
 
He is a graduate of Dow Medical College and served his pediatric residency at University of Chicago, Chicago, and pediatric gastroenterology fellowship at Floating Hospital for Children, New England Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston. He has served as Fellowship and Division Director, with a focus on Quality Improvement, outcomes and improving processes of care for children with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). He currently has funding from Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute for 2 studies- assessing effect of combination therapy in pediatric Crohn’s disease and effect of specific carbohydrate diet on children with IBD. He serves in leadership roles in ImproveCareNow Network-an international Quality Improvement network comprising of 109 centers across the world (North America, Europe and Qatar) as well as chair of the Public Education committee of North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. He also is an active member of Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA), serving in various committees, and is the past chair of the Greater Cincinnati chapter of APPNA. He is also actively involved in the alumni organization of Dow Medical College-DOGANA, including serving on the Board of the Dow Endowment Fund. He has authored/co-authored several peer reviewed papers, book chapters, and is co-editor of books on pediatric IBD. Mentoring, teaching, patient advocacy/ empowerment, and QI remain cornerstone of Dr Saeed’s focus and clinical care. 

Positions

February 2018 - Present Adjunct Clinical Professor, University of Southern California ‐ Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
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February 2018 - Present Associate Chief Medical Officer, Dayton Children’s Hospital
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May 2017 - Present Physician Lead, Dayton Children’s Hospital
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July 2016 - Present Attending Physician, Dayton Children’s Hospital ‐ Department of Gastroenterology
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November 2016 - Present Chief Medical Office, Dayton Children’s Hospital’s ‐ Dayton Children’s Health Partners
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July 2016 - Present Chief Medical Value Based Care Officer, Dayton Children’s Hospital
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July 2016 - Present Hospital Lead, Dayton Children’s Hospital ‐ Clinically Integrated Network
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July 2016 - Present Professor, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
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Present Professor, Wright State University Wright State University
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August 2015 - June 2016 Outpatient GI Director, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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February 2014 - June 2016 Professor, University of Cincinnati ‐ Pediatrics
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March 2013 - May 2016 Clinical Director, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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August 2012 - June 2016 Attending, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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August 2010 - June 2016 Clinical Director, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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September 2010 - February 2014 Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati ‐ Pediatrics
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February 2011 - March 2013 Associate Clinical Director, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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September 2010 - March 2013 Associate Fellowship Director, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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October 2007 - October 2010 Associate Professor, University of Alabama, Birmingham ‐ Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition
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November 2006 - July 2010 Director, University of Alabama, Birmingham ‐ Department of Pediatrics
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September 2005 - June 2010 Director, University of Alabama, Birmingham ‐ Department of Pediatrics
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March 2004 - July 2010 Associate Scientist, University of Alabama, Birmingham ‐ Minority Health Research Center
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October 2002 - October 2007 Assistant Professor, University of Alabama, Birmingham ‐ Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition
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June 2001 - September 2002 Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina ‐ Department of Pediatrics
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November 2001 - September 2002 Attending, Children’s Hospital of Alabama at Birmingham ‐ Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Sciences
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July 1999 - September 2002 Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Greenville Hospital System ‐ The Children's Hospital
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Curriculum Vitae



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Education

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1985 - 1991 M.B.;B.S, University of Karachi, Pakistan ‐ Dow Medical College
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1982 - 1984 Higher Secondary School Certificate, DJ Government Science College
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Contact Information

Division of Gastroenterology
Dayton Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Plaza
Dayton, OH 45404-1815
Ph: (937) 641-3090  
Fax: (937) 641-5315

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