The focus of Dr. Samuel's work is in providing better clinical care to
underserved populations. He is especially interested in improving data
entry in immunization databases, using immunization databases to
identify children not receiving immunizations (and presumably other
primary care services), and teaching residents about underserved
About Ronald Samuels
Ronald Samuels received his MD from SUNY Syracuse, his MPH from Harvard
University and completed his residency at NY Hospital. He also
completed a fellowship in general pediatrics and advocacy at Children's
- Samuels, RC, GW Chi, DA Rauch, JS Palfrey, SP Shelov. "Work Hour Limitations in Pediatric Residency Programs: Fourteen Years of Experience from New York State." Academic Medicine, in press.
- Samuels, RC, Appel L., Reddy S., and Tilson M. "Improving Accuracy In a Computerized Immunization Registry." Ambulatory Pediatrics, 2002, 2:187-192 3.
- Shaw, JS, E LaRusso, RC Samuels, HH Bernstein. "Impact of an Encounter- based Prompting System on Resident Vaccine-Administration Performance and Immunization Knowledge." Pediatrics, 2000, 105: 978-983.