Dmitry Dukhovny MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

Dr. Dukhovny is a board-certified Pediatrician and Neonatologist and a Pediatric Health Services Researcher. His academic focus involves applying cost-effectiveness analysis and decision science to help optimize resource utilization and allocation in perinatal care, a critical issue given the current constraints on the health care system. Dr. Dukhovny also has a strong interest and focus in medical education and leadership. With his colleagues at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), he is developing an improvement science curriculum for the Neonatology fellows at OHSU, as well as continuing to expand educational opportunities in improvement science for all Neonatology nationally in his role as the Fellow liaison for VON in partnership with the Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine of the AAP. Currently, he is co-leading the regional effort to improve antibiotic stewardship in Oregon and Southern Washington, involving all 11 NICUs in the region under the Northwest Improvement Priority: Antibiotic Stewardship (NW IPAs). He has presented and organized workshops at national conferences, including Pediatric Academic Societies, Vermont Oxford Network Annual Quality Congress, and Perinatal Workshop.