$$ Rustin Morse, MD Chief Quality Officer at Children's Health Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center


UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine
Languages Spoken: English,


Rustin Morse, M.D., is the vice president of quality and an emergency medicine physician at Children’s Health℠.

Dr. Morse received his bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Oswego and his medical degree from the State University of New York – Upstate Medical Center. He then completed his pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and a pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

In addition to his administrative responsibilities, Dr. Morse continues to practice pediatric emergency medicine and participate in research initiatives evaluating quality measurement, improvement methodologies and patient safety.

Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

State University of New York (SUNY) at Syracuse (1995)


Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (1998), Pediatrics


Northwestern University / McGraw Med Ctr GME (2001), Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Graduate School

University of Southern California (2012)
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Health Services Research
  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement
  • Quality Measurement

Selected Publications