Haneme Idrizi, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine

    About me

    Dr. ldrizi is an associate professor of clinical pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine, specializing in pediatric hospital medicine. She is a graduate of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and completed a pediatric residency at the University of Texas Health San Antonio in San Antonio, TX. Dr. ldrizi's primary interests rest in medical school education and lnterprofessional Education. She has extensive experience in curriculum development and has assumed various leadership roles in undergraduate medical education. She currently serves as the Year 4 Director and Chair of the Year 4 Curriculum Advisory Committee. Within the Department of Pediatrics she is the 4th Year Elective Coordinator and the Director of the Personalized Education Plan (PEP}. She is a member of the Educational Policy Committee and the Year 3 Curriculum Advisor Committee. Dr. ldrizi is a graduate of the Education Scholars Program (ESP) offered by the Academic Pediatric Association, a masters level faculty development program for academic pediatric educators. Her novel work on Interprofessional Education conducted within the ESP was awarded the prestigious Ray E. Helfer Award in 2019, which recognizes creative and scholarly work in pediatric education. She is leading the implementation of an interprofessional collaborative program in the Department of Pediatrics called Partners in Advancing lnterprofessional Relationships (Pedi PAIR).



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    Education & training

    Board Certifications
    Pediatric Hospital Medicine
    Medical School
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL
    Undergraduate Degree
    Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL - BS Biology/Spanish
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX - Pediatrics

    Academic Location

    Academic Office

    415 N 9th St Springfield, IL 62702
    Mail Code: 9635


    • AAMC 2019 Mid-Career Women Faculty Seminar
    • Selected as participant SIU School of Medicine cHOP Grant, 2019
    • APA Ray E. Helfer Award, 2019
    • PAS Platform Presentation, 2019: Promoting lnterprofessional Collaboration between Resident Physicians and Nurses
    • Graduate of APA Education Scholars Program, 2019
    • UT Health San Antonio Pediatric Faculty of the Year, 2017
    • Southern Group on Education Affairs Medical Education Scholarship Award, 2016
    • Abstract of Distinction-Invited Oral Presentation, 2016: The University of Texas Academy of Health Science Education