Katherine R. Schlosser Metitiri, MD

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
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Katherine Schlosser, MD specializes in pediatric critical care and pediatric cardiac critical care medicine. This includes caring for children recovering from surgery for complex congenital heart disease as well as children with cardiomyopathy, heart failure, and other complex medical cardiac conditions. She works closely with a multidisciplinary team of specialists to provide care to children with complex medical conditions. In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Schlosser is pursuing a masters degree in biomedical informatics. Her research interest is focused upon use of data and technology in the intensive care unit to improve patient care and safety.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Pediatric Critical Care Specialist

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Associate Vice Chair for Quality, Safety and Patient Experience

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Female

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Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare


  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Boston Children's Hospital
  • Residency: Boston Children's Hospital
  • Fellowship: Boston Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Informatics
  • Critical Care Medicine - Pediatric


Selected Publications

1. Schlosser KR, Fiore GA, Smallwood CD, Griffin J, Geva A, Santillana M, Arnold JH. Non-invasive ventilation is interrupted frequently and mostly used at night in the pediatric intensive care unit. Respiratory Care, 2019 Sept [online ahead of print].

2. Barsky, E, Grunat, MS, Marques, B, Schlosser, K. Acute Respiratory Distress and Failure in the Patient with Cystic Fibrosis. 10/2019. Online Video. OPENPediatrics. https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/acute-respiratory-distress-a....

3. Lee, M, Schlosser, K, Grunat, MS, Wolbrink, TA. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant: Electrolyte Concerns. 7/2018. Online video. OPENPediatrics. https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/hematopoietic-stem-cell-tran....

4. Lehmann, L, Schlosser, K, Grunat, MS, Wolbrink, TA. Sepsis in the Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patient. 7/2018. Online video. OPENPediatrics. https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/sepsis-hematopoietic-stem-ce....

5. Margossian, S, Grunat, MS, Scott, K, Wolbrink, TA, Schlosser, KR. Conditioning Side Effects in Stem Cell Transplant. 4/2018.Online video. OPENPediatrics.  https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/conditioning-side-effects-st...

6. Schlosser KR, Fiore G, Smallwood CD, Santillana M, Griffin J, Arnold JH. (2018, February) Development of a Computable Phenotype for Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation in Pediatrics. Research Snapshot Presentation. SCCM. San Antonio, TX.

7. Abujaber, N, Grunat, MS, Schlosser, K, Scott, K, Wolbrink, TA. Status Epilepticus on the Pediatric Ward. 2/2018. Online video. OPENPediatrics.  https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/status-epilepticus-pediatric....

8. Rosenblatt, SD, Wolter, NE, Grunat, MS, Schlosser, K, Scott, K, Wolbrink, TA. Tracheostomy Troubleshooting. 2/2018. Online video. OPENPediatrics.  https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/tracheostomy-troubleshooting.

9. Rosenblatt, SD, Wolter, NE, Grunat, MS, Schlosser, K, Scott, K, Wolbrink, TA. Tracheostomy Primer. 10/2017. Online video. OPENPediatrics.  https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/tracheostomy-primer. 

10. Schlosser, KR, Creedon JK, Michelson, KA, Michelson CD. Lessons From the 2013 Boston Marathon: Incorporating Residents into Institutional Emergency Plans. Pediatrics. 2017 June;139(6)

11. Schlosser KR, Smallwood CD, Arnold JH, Lee GM, Priebe GP, Walsh B, Santillana M. (2017, January). Identification of pediatric ventilator associated conditions using continuous ventilator data. Research Snapshot Presentation. SCCM. Honolulu, HI.

12. Gluchowski N, Raphael B, Schlosser, KR, Wolbrink TA. Acute Care Case Study: GI Sepsis. 4/2016. Online video. OPENPediatrics. https://www.openpediatrics.org/assets/video/acute-care-case-study-gi-sepsis. 

13. Reske-Nielsen C, Schlosser K, Pascucci RC, Feldman JA. (2016, March 31). Is It Exertional Heatstroke or Something More? A Case Report. J Emerg Med 2016.

14. Schlosser KR, Anesi GL. (2010, October 1). Journal Discussion: Dissecting Health Disparities in Cardiology Patients. Virtual Mentor 2010 http://virtualmentor.ama-assn.org.