Abigail Marie Nitschke Patterson, MD $$

Pediatrician Newborn Medicine

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Wisconsin Medical School (2012)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2015), Pediatrics
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Global health
    • Care of the well newborn
  • Publications

    • Being Present in the Silence. Patterson A, Shah E. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 Nov 1;106(2):382-383. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.21-0805.
  • Professional Activities

    • Catholic Medical Association
    • American Medical Association
    • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Awards and Honors

    • Undergraduate Research Award 2008, Loyola University Chicago
    • Departmental High Honors – Biology 2008, Loyola University Chicago
    • Global Health Award 2015, UT Southwestern Pediatric Residency Program

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