Amanda Alladin, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics; Chair of the University of Miami/Holtz Children's Hospital Pediatric Bioethics Committee at Jackson Memorial Hospital

Amanda Alladin, MD, is Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University of Miami and Chair of the University of Miami/Holtz Children’s Hospital Pediatric Bioethics Committee at Jackson Memorial Hospital.

She is an attending physician in the Division of Pediatric Critical Care and practices primarily in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. She previously served as an attending physician in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics (2013), Pediatric Critical Care (2016), and Hospice and Palliative Medicine (2020). She is enrolled in a master’s degree program in Bioethics and Health Policy at Loyola University Chicago.

Dr. Alladin is from Trinidad and Tobago and graduated from the University of The West Indies, Trinidad, in 2006. She has worked in pediatrics for more than fifteen years in both low- and high-resource settings. She is a faculty member of the Holtz Children’s Pediatric Palliative Care team.

Dr. Alladin was a former Chair and Vice Chair of the Pediatric Palliative Care Committee for the Society of Critical Care Medicine. She is currently the Abstract Chair for the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Hospice and Palliative Medicine’s Education Sub-Committee. Her research interests include pediatric palliative care education, pediatric clinical ethics, and pediatric delirium.

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Contact Information 

Email: aalladin@med.miami.edu