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Benjamin Hoffman M.D., CPST-I, F.A.A.P.

    • Professor of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics School of Medicine
    • Medical Director, Tom Sargent Safety Center
    • Director, Oregon Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Needs (OCCYSHN)

Dr. Hoffman is a nationally recognized injury prevention specialist, and general pediatrician at Doernbecher. He provides comprehensive care to children and teens of all ages, from well-child care to management of complex medical issues.

Education

  • M.D., Harvard Medical School 1992
  • Residency:

    • Seattle Children's Hospital
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Pediatrics

Memberships and associations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications

  • "Child passenger safety." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 142, No. 5, e20182471, 01.11.2018.
  • "The teen driver." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 142, No. 4, e20182163, 01.10.2018.
  • "School bus transportation of children with special health care needs." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 141, No. 5, e20180513, 01.05.2018.
  • "Rear-Facing Car Safety Seat Use for Children 18 Months of Age : Prevalence and Determinants." Journal of Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 189, 01.10.2017, p. 189-195.e9.
  • "How Do US Pediatric Residency Programs Teach and Evaluate Community Pediatrics and Advocacy Training?" Academic Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 17, No. 5, 01.07.2017, p. 544-549.
  • "Fluoride Supplementation Adherence and Barriers in a Community Without Water Fluoridation." Academic Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 17, No. 3, 01.04.2017, p. 316-322.
  • "The Community Health and Advocacy Milestones Profile : A Novel Tool Linking Community Pediatrics and Advocacy Training to Assessment of Milestones-Based Competence in Pediatric Residency Training." Academic Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 16, No. 4, 01.05.2016, p. 309-313.
  • "Unsafe from the Start : Serious Misuse of Car Safety Seats at Newborn Discharge." Journal of Pediatrics  In: , 15.07.2015.
  • "Using self-determination theory to improve residency training : Learning to make omelets without breaking eggs." Academic Medicine  In: , Vol. 90, No. 4, 01.04.2015, p. 408-410.
  • "Preventing gun injuries in children." Pediatrics in Review  In: , Vol. 36, No. 2, 01.02.2015, p. 43-51.
  • "Toward a centralized database for child safety centers : Results of a feasibility pilot study." Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery  In: , Vol. 79, No. 3, 2015, p. S15-S20.
  • "Pediatricians' self-reported knowledge, attitudes, and practices about child passenger safety." Journal of Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 165, No. 5, 01.11.2014, p. 1040-1045.e2.
  • "Physicians can help unhealthy communities." Health Affairs  In: , Vol. 31, No. 9, 09.2012, p. 2153.
  • "I-PASS, a mnemonic to standardize verbal handoffs." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 129, No. 2, 02.2012, p. 201-204.
  • "Early childhood caries in Indigenous communities : A joint statement with the American Academy of Pediatrics." Paediatrics and Child Health  In: , Vol. 16, No. 6, 06.2011, p. 351-357.
  • "Policy statement - Early childhood caries in indigenous communities." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 127, No. 6, 06.2011, p. 1190-1198.
  • "Commentary : Experience with resident unions at one institution and implications for the future of practicing physicians." Academic Medicine  In: , Vol. 86, No. 5, 05.2011, p. 552-554.
  • "Teen drivers : Inherent risks, protection strategies." Pediatric Annals  In: , Vol. 39, No. 11, 11.2010, p. 703-708.
  • "Integrating community pediatrics into residency training." Pediatrics in Review  In: , Vol. 31, No. 4, 04.2010, p. 159-160.
  • "Policy statement - Tobacco use : A pediatric disease." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 124, No. 5, 11.2009, p. 1474-1487.
  • "Technical report - Secondhand and prenatal tobacco smoke exposure." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 124, No. 5, 11.2009.
  • "Child passenger safety : Direction, selection, location, installation." Pediatric Annals  In: , Vol. 37, No. 9, 09.2008, p. 613-621.
  • "Inhalant abuse." Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 119, No. 5, 05.2007, p. 1009-1017.
  • "Congenital infantile fibrosarcoma : A masquerader of ulcerated hemangioma." Pediatric Dermatology  In: , Vol. 23, No. 4, 07.2006, p. 330-334.
  • "A new class of reversible cell cycle inhibitors." Cytometry  In: , Vol. 12, No. 1, 1991, p. 26-32.

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