Erin F. Hoehn, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Erin Hoehn is a pediatric emergency medicine physician at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. She is a native of nearby Cleveland and attended University of Cincinnati for medical school. She stayed in Cincinnati to complete her pediatric residency and Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Erin’s academic interests include improving the care for adolescents in the emergency department and quality improvement work surrounding the safety of pediatric intubation and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. She also has upcoming work on physician wellness and exploring the challenges in work life balance for female physicians in academic medicine.

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • American Medical Student Association, 2007-2011
  • American Medical Women’s Association, 2007-2011
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, 2011-Present

Education & Training

  • BS, Loyola University, 2004
  • MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2011
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 2011-2014
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 2014-2017

Selected Publications

Hoehn EF, FitzGerald M, Bhatt SR, Robinson VM, Lippe JE, Reed JL. Do Adolescents with Higher Knowledge of HIV have Lower Sexual Risk Behaviors? Pediatric Emergency Care. 2016 Jan 12 PMID:26760829. 

Hoehn EF, Hoefgen H, Chernick LC, Dyas J, Zhang N, Krantz L, Reed JL. A Pediatric Emergency Department Intervention to Increase Contraception Initiation among Adolescents. Academic Emergency Medicine; 2018 Sept 8: PMID:30194791 

Hoehn EF, Overmann K, Fananapazir N, Duma E, Bennett B, Simonton K, Makoroff K,  Murtagh-Kurowski E.  Improving Emergency Department Care for Pediatric Victims of Sexual Abuse. Pediatrics; 2018 Nov 9 PMID: 30413558  

Mittiga MR, Frey M, Kerrey BT, Rinderknecht AS, Eckerle MD, Sobolewski B, Johnson LH, Oehler JL, Bennett BL, Chan S, Frey TM, Hoehn E, Krummen KM, Lindsay C, Wolfangel K, Masur TJ, Richert A, Bria CL, Geis GL. The Medical Resuscitation Committee: Interprofessional Program Development to Optimize Care for Critically Ill Medical Patients in an Academic Pediatric Emergency Department. Ped Emerg Care. 2019 Mar 14. PMID 30883536. 

Hoehn EF, Cabrera-Thurman MK, Oehler J, Vukovic AA, Frey M, Helton M, Geis GL, Kerrey BT. Enhancing CPR during Transition from Prehospital to Emergency Department: A QI Initiative. Pediatrics. 2020 April 16. DOI: 

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