S. Barron Frazier, MD
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Pediatrics - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Quality Improvement, Clinical Decision Support, Standardization of Care, Innovations in Healthcare Delivery
Barron Frazier, MD is an Assistant Professor in Clinical Pediatrics. He completed pediatric residency and pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and has interests in using Quality Improvement science to improve the medical care provided to children. He completed the Quality Improvement Academic Community during his residency and continues to use Model for Improvement methodology to drive improvements in decision support and patient safety within the pediatric emergency department. His efforts have focused on reducing chest x-rays in bronchiolitis, improving clinician documentation accuracy, improving evidence-based screening for non-accidental trauma, and standardizing sedation in intubated patients. He has a growing interest in clinical decision support and building an infrastructure for real-time performance monitoring to support further innovation.