Yu Kawai, M.D.

  1. Internist
  2. Pediatric Critical Care Specialist
  3. Pediatrician
  1. Intensive care
  2. Plasma exchange
  • Screening, diagnosing, managing, and preventing pediatric ICU delirium
  • Using therapeutic plasma exchange for pediatric sepsis induced multiple organ dysfunction syndrome
  • Patient safety and quality improvement
  • Medical education
  1. 2016
    Fellowship - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine University of Michigan Health System
  2. 2016
    Clinical Scholar - Patient Safety and Quality Leadership (PASQUAL) Scholars ProgramUniversity of Michigan Medical School
  3. 2013
    Residency - Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics University of Michigan Health System
  4. 2009
    MDCase Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  5. 2005
    BS - Bio-psychology & Cognitive ScienceUniversity of Michigan

Certificaciones

  1. 2016
    Pediatric Critical Care MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  2. 2014
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Reconocimientos y distinciones

  1. 2020
    Teacher of the Year Pediatrics and SubspecialtiesMayo Clinic
  2. 2019
    Employee Recognition Program, Above and BeyondMayo Clinic
  3. 2019
    Pediatric Resident Favorite Faculty AwardMayo Clinic
  4. 2018
    Children’s Research Center Symposium Best Poster AwardMayo Clinic
  5. 2018
    Pediatric Resident Favorite Faculty AwardMayo Clinic
  6. 2018
    MSU/WSU Research Symposium Abstract Poster of DistinctionMichigan State University
  7. 2018
    Highest Rated Quality Improvement Abstract, Quality ConferenceMayo Clinic
  8. 2018
    2nd Highest Rated Quality Improvement Abstract, Quality ConferenceMayo Clinic
  9. 2018
    Bronze Snapshot Abstract AwardSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  10. 2017
    Employee Recognition Program, Above and BeyondMayo Clinic
  11. 2017
    PICU Liberation Collaborative Site Team Leader AppreciationSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  12. 2016
    Employee Recognition Program, Making a Difference AwardUniversity of Michican Health System
  13. 2014
    Department of Pediatrics, Fellow of the Year Teaching Award University of Michigan Medical School
  14. 2014
    Employee Recognition Program, Making a Difference AwardUniversity of Michigan Health System
  15. 2013
    Department of Pediatrics, Most Outstanding Resident Research ProjectUniversity of Michigan Medical School
  16. 2012
    Employee Recognition Program, Making a Difference AwardUniversity of Michigan Health System
  17. 2012
    Employee Recognition Program, Making a Difference AwardUniversity of Michigan Health System
  18. 2011
    Employee Recognition Program, Making a Difference AwardUniversity of Michigan Health System
  19. 2005
    High Distinction (top 10% of the graduating class)University of Michigan

Membresía en asociaciones profesionales

  1. 2020 - present
    Physician LiaisonPediatric ICU M&M Subcommittee
  2. 2020 - present
    Physician LiaisonPediatric Resident M&M Committee
  3. 2018 - present
    Pediatric ICU RepresentativeEnterprise Critical Care EHR Subcommittee
  4. 2018 - present
    Pediatric ICU RepresentativeChildren's Center Epic Optimization Committee
  5. 2018 - present
    Physician LeadPediatric CVS ICU Delirium Team
  6. 2018 - present
    Pediatric ICU RepresentativeChimeric Antigen Receptor T Cell Therapy Committee
  7. 2018 - present
    Physician LeadAcetaminophen Toxicity Workgroup
  8. 2017 - present
    Pediatric ICU RepresentativeEpic Superuser
  9. 2017 - 2020
    Site Principal InvestigatorPrevalence of Acute Rehab for Kids in the PICU
  10. 2017 - present
    Pediatric ICU RepresentativeCritical Care IMP QI Subcommittee
  11. 2017 - present
    Physician LeadPediatric ICU Early Mobility Team
  12. 2017 - present
    InstructorPediatric Fundamental Critical Care Support (PFCCS)
  13. 2016 - 2017
    Physician LiaisonPediatric Critical Care Fellow Clinical Competency Committee
  14. 2016 - present
    Physician LiaisonPediatric ICU CLABSI Team
  15. 2016 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association (MMA)
  16. 2016 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society (ZVMS)
  17. 2016 - present
    Physician LeadPediatric ICU Delirium Team
  18. 2016 - present
    Pediatric ICU RepresentativeImproving Pediatric Sepsis Outcomes Collaborative (IPSO)
  19. 2016 - present
    Site Principal InvestigatorPediatric ICU Liberation Collaboration
  20. 2015 - 2016
    ChampionCommittee on Pain and Sedation
  21. 2014 - 2016
    ChampionAcute Agitation and Behavioral Escalation Workgroup
  22. 2014 - 2016
    RepresentativeAdult Delirium Committee
  23. 2014 - 2016
    ChairPediatric Delirium Team
  24. 2014 - 2016
    ChampionPediatric Early Mobility Team
  25. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Research (SPR)
  26. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
  27. 2009 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

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