Sheila J Hanson, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2002
Associate professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Overview

Best Doctors 2013Dr. Hanson is a board certified pediatric intensivist who works solely in the pediatric ICU caring for children with a variety of complex medical issues.

Dr. Hanson is interested in research to minimize the risk of developing blood clots (thrombosis) in children. She enjoys working with fellows, residents and medical students to help them learn how to optimally care for the child and family. Dr. Hanson is a strong advocate for patients and families, and believes frequent open communication is the key to provide the best and most informed care possible.

Certifications
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Critical care
  • Traumatic injury
  • Neuro-critical care
  • Solid organ transplants
  • Blood utilization

Education & Awards

Education
  • 1999, Medical College of Wisconsin, MD
Residency
  • 2002, Medical College of Wisconsin - Pediatrics
Fellowship
  • 2005, Medical College of Wisconsin - Critical Care
Awards
  • 2005: American Academy of Pediatrics Best Abstract in Critical Care Award
  • 2007-present: Included in “Best Doctor’s in America”
  • 2008: Outstanding Teaching Award: This annual award recognizes the member of full-time Pediatric faculty selected by the current pediatric house staff for outstanding dedication and commitment to the teaching of pediatric residents.
  • 2009: Red Ribbon Award, International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, top 1/3 poster presentation.
  • 2011: MCW Outstanding Medical Student Teacher awarded by Curriculum and Evaluation Committee for teaching excellence providing “value-added” student learning to a required medical student course.
  • 2013: Top Doctors- Milwaukee

Research & Publications

Publications