Shawn L Ralston, MD
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Dr. Ralston is Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs at the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. She serves as Editor-in-Chief of the AAP journal Hospital Pediatrics. She began her career with a primary research interest in the clinical management of acute viral bronchiolitis, which eventually led to a focus on waste and overuse in medicine. She is a founding member of the Value in Inpatient Pediatrics Network and led several of that organization’s national quality improvement collaboratives. Dr. Ralston chaired the AAP clinical practice guideline committee on bronchiolitis and is a co-author of The Dartmouth Atlas of Children’s Health Care.