Kate Humphrey, MD, MPH

Pediatric Hospitalist; Faculty in Patient Safety and Quality

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6000

Medical Services


  • Hospital Medicine
  • Patient Safety and Quality


  • General Pediatrics


  • Children's Hospital Inpatient Service (CHIPS)
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6000

Experience and Education


Medical School

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2004-2008

Farmington, CT


Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2008-2009

Philadelphia, PA


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2009-2011

Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship, Patient Safety and Quality

Harvard Medical School, 2013-2015

Boston, MA

Graduate Degree, Public Health

Harvard H.T. Chan School of Public Health, 2013-2015

Boston, MA


  • Certified Professional in Patient Safety

  • Pediatrics


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Shermont H, Pignataro S, Humphrey K, Bukoye B. Reducing Pediatric Readmissions: Using a Discharge Bundle Combined With Teach-back Methodology. J Nurs Care Qual. 2016 Jul-Sep; 31(3):224-32.
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We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
For Patients: 617-355-6000
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