Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Course Director, Pediatric Sub – Internship; Attending Physician, Division of Hospital Medicine, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Current projects include the implementation of an Asthma Care pathway and quality improvement projects related to resource utilization for common pediatric inpatient illnesses. Dr. Azzarone is specifically focusing on the impact on length of stay, readmission rates, utilization of routine viral testing and chest radiographs in infants admitted with bronchiolitis.
Gabriella Azzarone, MD, received her medical education from NYU School of Medicine and completed her residency at Montefiore. She joined the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore in 2007 and was one of the initial members of the hospitalist group. Committed to patient safety and quality improvement, she leads and coordinates all QI efforts within the section. Dr. Azzarone is the co-founder and Chair of the Pediatric Pharmacy and Therapeutics committee and also serves as medical liaison for the GetWell Network, a patient-oriented interactive electronic platform, focused on age-appropriate patient entertainment, education and safety.