Medical Director, CHLA Simulation Center and Las Madrinas Pediatric Simulation Research Laboratory
Attending Physician
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinician Educator), Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Medical School: 

Tufts University School of Medicine


Baystate Medical Center Children's Hospital, Pediatrics


Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Pediatric Critical Care



Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships: 

American Academy of Pediatrics
Society of Critical Care Medicine
Society for Simulation in Healthcare


Allen H, Rake A, McKiernan et al. Prospective Detection of Hyperglycemia in Critically-Ill Children Using Continuous Glucose Monitoring. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2008 9(2) 153-158

Rake A, Srinivasan V, Nadkarni V, Kaptan R, and Newth C: Glucose Variability and Survival in Critically Ill Children: Allostasis or Harm? Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2010; 11(6): 707-712

Research Interests: 
  • Simulation-based education and assessment
  • Crisis resource management training
  • Teamwork training models to improve communication and skills
  • Clinical decision making

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