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
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