Kimberly M. Tartaglia, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Kimberly M. Tartaglia, MD

Kimberly M. Tartaglia, MD

Contact Information

4510 Cramblett Hall
456 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210 [ map ]
PH: (614) 293-7499
FX: (614) 366-2360


Kim Tartaglia, MD, is a member of the Section of Hospital Pediatrics and Adult Hospital Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She is an attending physician on the General Pediatric Medicine Inpatient Service and the Adult Medicine Consult Service at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Prior to coming to OSU in July 2008, Kim completed her Internal Medicine-Pediatrics residency at the University of Chicago where she served as a Med-Peds chief resident during her final year. During her residency, she developed and managed several quality improvement initiatives for the outpatient resident practice. She also co-led a resident initiative called the Neighborhood Health Exchange, using community partners to provide Internal Medicine residents with patient counseling opportunities. Her current academic interests include studying the effects of and broadening quality initiatives in the inpatient setting as well as expanding on these concepts in resident education. She is board certified in both pediatrics and internal medicine.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Rush Medical College
    Date Completed: 06/30/2004


  • University of Chicago Hospitals
    Date Completed: 06/30/2005


  • University of Chicago Hospitals
    Date Completed: 06/30/2008


  • Hospital Medicine


  • Adult Hospital Medicine


  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/29/2008


  • Liston BW, Barr J, Heacock A, Ganith R, Patel CR, Allen J, Catignani K, Matthew R, Wenger A Tartaglia K. 2013. Cases from The Ohio State University Medical Center.  ACP Hospitalist. Vol. 2, no. August: e2.
  • Tartaglia KM, Kman NE. 2013. Development of a cost-conscious curriculum for undergraduate medical education.  Academic Internal Medicine Insight. Vol. 11, no. 2. (June): 14-15..
  • Tartaglia KM, Campbell J, Shaniuk P, McClead R. 2013. Inter-professional Approach to Improving Guideline Adherence in the Inpatient Management of Infants with Hyperbilirubinemia.  Hospital Pediatrics. Vol. 3, no. 3. (May): e251.
  • Tartaglia, KM. 2013. COPD. In Clinical Decision Support: Hospital Medicine. Wilmington, DE: Decision Support in Medicine.
  • Tartaglia KM, Campbell J, McClead R. 2012. Improving the Inpatient Management of Hyperbilirubinemia: Follow-up from Year 1. In Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Tartaglia KM, Ahn J. 2012. Family Matters. In Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Tartaglia,Kimberly,M; Press,Valerie,G; Freed,Benjamin,H; Baker,Timothy; Tang,Joyce,W; Cohen,Julie,C; Laiteerapong,Neda; Alvarez,Kimberly; Schwartz,Mindy; Arora,Vineet,M. 2010. The neighborhood health exchange: developing a community partnership in residency.  Journal of graduate medical education. Vol. 2, no. 3. (September): 456-461.
  • Tang JW; Freed B; Baker T; Kleczek J; Tartaglia K; Laiteerapong N; Press VG; Schwartz M; Arora VM. 2009. Internal medicine residents' comfort with and frequency of providing dietary counseling to diabetic patients.  Journal Of General Internal Medicine. Vol. 24, no. 10. (October): e1140.
  • Will K, Barr J, Tartaglia K, Wynbrandt J, Wenger A, O'Dorisio N. 2009. In the Literature.  The Hospitalist. Vol. 3, no. 13. (March).
  • Will KW, Tartaglia KM, Wenger A, O'dorisio N. 2009. In the Literature.  The Hospitalist. Vol. 3, no. 13. (March): e8.
  • Tang,J; Tartaglia,K; KLECZEK,J; Baker,T; Freed,B; Schwartz,M; Arora,V. 2007. Internal medicine residents' comfort with and frequency of providing patient counseling for chronic diseases. In 30th Annual Meeting of the Society-of-General-Internal-Medicine
  • Freed,B,H; Baker,T; KLECZEK,J; Tartaglia,K; Tang,J,W; Arora,V; Schwartz,M. 2007. The neighborhood health exchange: A novel method to teach residents to teach patients. In 30th Annual Meeting of the Society-of-General-Internal-Medicine
  • Tartaglia, KM. Systemic Lupus Erythematosis. In Essentials for Internal Medicine Students.
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