Michele Nypaver, MD

Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Professor, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Children's Emergency Services
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School
1540 East Hospital Drive
CW 2-737, SPC 4260
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-4260
734-763-9849

Administrative Contact

Heidi Zayan
zayan@med.umich.edu

Biography

Dr. Nypaver is a Professor in the Departments of Emergency Medicine & Pediatrics and practicing Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician.  She is the Co-Director of the Michigan Emergency Department Improvement Collaborative (MEDIC), a statewide collaborative quality improvement program to improve the care of children in emergency departments.  Dr. Nypaver has held departmental, institutional, regional and national leadership positions related to her interests in pediatric emergency medical education including contributions to national standards and guidelines for the discipline’s practice, development of the first human patient simulator integration to pediatric emergency medicine training curricula at Michigan Medicine and the use of telemedicine in clinical practice.  Her ongoing work is now focused on quality & safety and professional practice.  She is the Department of EM Co-Chair of the Peer Review and Promotions & Tenure Committees and Chair of the Michigan Medicine Safe Medical Device Committee focusing on medical equipment related patient safety.

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