Erin Paquette

Erin D. Paquette, MD, JD, MBe

Attending Physician, Critical Care, Children's Hospital of Chicago; Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Professional Background


  • BA: Northwestern University (2001)
  • JD: University of Pennsylvania (2007)
  • MD: University of Pennsylvania (2007)
  • MA: University of Pennsylvania (2007)

Postgraduate Training

  • Intern: University of Chicago Hospitals, Pediatrics (2008)
  • Resident: University of Chicago Hospitals, Pediatrics (2010)
  • Fellow: Boston Children's Hospital, Pediatrics Critical Care Medicine (2013)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Center for Outcomes and Policy Research (2013)


  • Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics


Clinical Interests: Ethics and health policy, informed consent, decision making for vulnerable pediatric populations, access to care, and disparities​

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