Biography

Susan M Scott, M.D., is board certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. She received her medical degree from Louisiana State School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1982, and completed her pediatric residency at UTSouthwestern/Children’s Medical Center of Dallas in 1985 and her pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at UT Southwestern in 1995.

Dr. Scott is currently an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Her special interests include education, trauma and injury prevention.

Education

Medical School
Tulane - Louisiana State University - New Orleans (1982)
Internship
Children's Medical Center (1983), Pediatrics
Residency
Children's Medical Center (1985), Pediatrics
Fellowship
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (1995), Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Injury Prevention
  • Research Interest

    • Critical Care
    • Injury prevention
    • Trauma

    Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Categorization and Regionalization of Emergency Departments Caring for Children
    Wiebe RA, Scott SM Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine December 1999 1 45-53
    Initial Approach to the Child Who Presents with Infections of the Central Nervous System
    Scott SM Seminars in Pediatric Infectious Diseases 1996 7 3-12
    Comparison of End Tidal Co2 Measured with Nasal CAnnula Circuit and Capillary pCO2 in a Pediatric Population
    Abramo T, Scott S, Cowan M, Wiebe RA, Signs M. American Journal of Emergency Medicine January 1995 13 (1) 30-33
    Serious Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococcal Infections Complicating Varicella
    Cowan M, Primm P, Scott S,. Abramo T, Wiebe RA Annals of Emergency Medicine 1994 23 818-822

    Honors & Awards

    • Outstanding Faculty Award
      Presented by UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas/Children's Medical Center of Dallas (1996)
    • Faculty Teaching Award
      St. Paul Family Medicine Program (1995)
    • Outstanding Fellow Award
      Presented by UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas/Children's Medical Center of Dallas (1995)
    • Outstanding Fellow Award
      Presented by UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas/Children's Medical Center of Dallas (1994)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Texas Pediatric Society
    • Texas Pediatric Society--Committee on Emergency Medicine