Kelley Shultz MD

Medical Director, ISMP

Kelley Shultz, MD is the Medical Director at ISMP.  She has experience in many aspects of healthcare, including the clinical practice of pediatrics and pediatric hospital medicine, and has served as a consultant for ISMP since 2012, a patient safety officer for a large health system, and Director of Clinical Informatics, Director of Simulation and Teamwork Training, and Medical Director and founder of the Perinatal Outreach Simulation Program for Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.  In these roles, she has created, initiated, and participated in many programs to foster improved safety culture, standardize processes to drive best practices, and help organizations move toward high reliability. She has extensive electronic health record experience, and has helped with the build and implementation of several different systems at nearly a dozen hospitals. Dr. Shultz is a graduate of Bowman Gray School of Medicine and completed her residency training at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.  She also currently serves on the General Pediatrics Exam Committee of the American Board of Pediatrics and is actively involved in education of residents and fellow practitioners.  

Kelly Shultz