Thomas Bartman, MD, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Thomas Bartman, MD, PhD, is a neonatologist caring for critically ill newborns in the Neonatal Intensive Care Units at The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center and Nationwide Children’s Hospital – Livingston. He has an extensive history working to improve the quality and safety of care that patients receive. This has led to national recognition and responsibilities.

Dr. Bartman also has an extensive history in medical education, including co-founding the Clinical Fellowship in Quality and Safety Leadership, a unique 2-year-long program to train the next generation of quality and safety leaders, and has taught hundreds of medical professionals in the tools of quality improvement.

He is currently the site director for the Children's Hospital Neonatal Consortium, a collaborative of ~40 children’s hospital’s NICUs performing quality improvement and research work throughout the US and Canada. He also performs clinical research on the reliability of NICU nursing care, funded by an R01 from the NIH.

Academic and Clinical Areas

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 07/18/2011

Board Certifications
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Fellowship University of California San Francisco School of M Date Completed: 07/31/2003
Residency University of California San Francisco School of M Date Completed: 06/30/1999
Medical School Temple University School of Medicine Date Completed: 05/31/1996
Professional Experience

2003 - 2011 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

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