Susan Hwang, MD, MPH, PhD

Dr. Susan Hwang, MD MPH PhD is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, The Lula O. Lubchenco Chair in Perinatal Medicine, and a neonatologist in the NICU at Children’s Hospital Colorado and University Hospital at the Anschutz Medical Campus.  She is an NIH-funded perinatal health services researcher whose work focuses on the transition of high-risk infants from hospital to home.  Dr. Hwang is also passionate about state perinatal quality collaboratives. During her time in Massachusetts, she formed and led the Massachusetts Hospitals Safe Infant Sleep Quality Improvement Collaborative. Presently, she leads the Colorado effort to improve the care of opioid exposed newborns.  Dr. hwang is the Vice Chair of the Colorado Perinatal Care Quality Collaborative.