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Faculty

Olivia Katherine Irby,

  • Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Sections

  • Critical Care Medicine

Specialties

  • Critical Care/Intensive Care

Contact Information

  • Email: okirby@uams.edu
    Phone: 501-364-1008
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way Slot 512-12
    Little Rock, AR 72202

Education

  • B.S., Loyola University, 2005
  • M.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2009

Training

  • Clinical and Translational Research Certificate, Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2012-2015
  • Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship, Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2012-2015
  • Pediatric Residency, Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2009-2012

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • Resident Teaching Award, Arkansas Children's Hospital, 2010
  • Donald E. Hill, MD Memorial Award for Excellence in Research, Arkansas Children's Hospital, 2012
  • Fellows' Research Day Best Abstract Runner-up, Arknasas Children's Hospital, 2014

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Fiser RT., Irby K., Ward RM., Tang X., McKamie W., Prodhan P. Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Pediatric ECMO Patients: Is There and Impact on Tissue Oxygenation? . Pediatr Crit Care 2014 Nov; 15(9):806-13.
  • Journal Article, Irby K., Swearingen C., Byrnes J., Fiser RT., Prodhan P. Unfractionated heparin activity measured by anti-Factor Xa levels predicts the need for ECMO circuit/ membrane oxygenator change: a retrospective pediatric study. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2014 May; 15(4):e175-82.
  • Journal Article, Sanders RC., Irby K. State-of-the-art paediatric airway management. OA Critical Care 2013 July;

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