Laura Sigman, MD, Pediatrics, Washington, DC, Speare Memorial Hospital

LauraJ.SigmanMDJD

Pediatrics Washington, DC

Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Healthcare Research and Healthcare Policy

Physician, Emergency Medicine, and Risk Manager, Legal Office

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Summary

  • Dr. Laura Sigman is a pediatrician in Washington, DC and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Speare Memorial Hospital and Children's National Health System. She received her medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice 9 years. She specializes in pediatric emergency medicine and pediatric healthcare research and healthcare policy and is experienced in malpractice law, medical education, patient safety, quality improvement, compliance, EMTALA, sexual harassment prevention, and risk management.

Education & Training

  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityResidency, Pediatrics, 2008 - 2011
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of MedicineClass of 2008
  • Harvard Law SchoolJD, Health Law, 2000 - 2003
  • Dartmouth CollegeAB, Environmental Science, cum Laude, 1993 - 1997

Certifications & Licensure

  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • NH State Medical License
    NH State Medical License 2015 - 2021
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License 2011 - 2022
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Lectures

  • Dos and Don'ts of Disclosing Preventable Adverse Events and Medical Errors 
    National Conference & Exhibition 2019 - American Academy of Pediatrics - New Orleans, LA - 10/26/2019

Hospital Affiliations