Paul Stricker, MD is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and is a board certified pediatric anesthesiologist at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Stricker is also a graduate of the Intermountain Advanced Training Program in Healthcare Delivery Improvement at Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Dr. Stricker is a clinical outcomes researcher with an interest in children undergoing complex cranial vault reconstruction surgery. Dr. Stricker founded the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group, a consortium of North American pediatric anesthesiologists from over 30 institutions, and has led this group in creating the multicenter Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery Perioperative Registry.
Dr. Stricker is a Senior Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania Center for Perioperative Outcomes Research and Transformation (CPORT), and leads the Pedi-INQUIRE group at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, whose mission is to determine pediatric clinical perioperative outcomes using bioinformatics, scientific, and quality improvement methodologies, and to develop diagnostic and therapeutic interventions to improve them. Dr. Stricker also leads the international Pediatric Perioperative Outcomes Group as it develops core outcome sets for pediatric perioperative research, promoting the integration of patient-centered outcomes in clinical research.