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David Gutglass, MD, MBI

Clinical Professor

Contact Information

​Rady Children's Hospital
Office- (858)-966-8036
Admin Assistant : Sarah Wright

Research Interests

  • Clinical Decision Support 
  • Human Computer Interaction 
  • Physician workflow 


CTRI Catalyst Grant Recipient 2013


Oregon Health and Sciences University
Masters in Biomedical Informatics MBI 2013
Medical College of Wisconsin
Doctor of Medicine 1992

Washington University in St. Louis
B.A. in Biology 1988
Minor: Spanish

Board Certifications

Pediatric Emergency Medicine (American Association of Pediatrics) 1999-Present
Clinical Informatics (American Board of Preventative Medicine) 2015-Present

Training Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL


Pediatrics Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Murray, M and Gutglass D, Can Use of Scoring Templates Decrease the Ordering of CT Scans in the Emergency Department in Children with Minor Head Injury? Platform Presentation Fall AAP Council on Clinical Information Technology in San Francisco, CA 2016 
  • Krakowski AC, Gutglass DJ, Auten JD. Severe Photo-oxidative Injury from Over-the-Counter Skin Moisturizer: A Child Abuse Mimic. J Emerg Med. 2015 Oct;49(4):e105-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.05.008. Epub 2015 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 26162765. 
  • Richardson WH, Goto CS, Gutglass DJ, Williams SR, Clark RF, Rattlesnake envenomation with neurotoxicity refractory to treatment with crotaline Fab antivenom, Clin Toxicol, 2007; 45(5): 472-5 
  • Sanford AA, DavidsonTM, Herrera N, Gilbert P, Magit AE, Haug K, Gutglass D, Murphy C, Olfactory dysfunction: a sequel of pediatric blunt head trauma, Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, 2006 Jun; 70(6): 1015:25 
  • Hampers L, Cha S, Gutglass D, Binns H, Krug S. Fast track and the pediatric emergency department: a study of resource utilization and patient outcomes. Ann Emerg Med 1999 Nov; 6(11): 1153-9 
  • Hampers LC, Cha S, Gutglass DJ, Krug SE, Binns HJ. The effect of price information on test-ordering behavior and patient outcomes in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatrics 1999 Apr; 103(4 Pt 2): 877-82 
  • Hampers L, Cha S, Gutglass D, Binns H, Krug S. Language barriers and resource utilization in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatrics 1999 Jun; 103(6 Pt 1): 1253-6 
  • Gutglass D, Hampers L, Roosevelt G, Teoh D, Nimmagadda S, Krug S. Undiluted albuterol aerosols in the pediatric emergency department. Pediatrics 2000 May; 105: e67