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Pediatric Hospital Medicine


San Diego County

3020 Children's Way
MC 5064
San Diego, CA 92123


Pediatric Hospital Medicine


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of California - San Diego


University of California San Diego - Pediatrics


University of California San Diego - Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics




Dr. Daniel Hershey is a pediatric hospitalist and chair of Pharmacy and Therapeutics at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a clinical professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego.

Dr. Hershey received his undergraduate degree in physiology with a minor in Spanish at UC Davis. He went on to complete medical school and a pediatric residency at UC San Diego.

Dr. Hershey has been recognized as a Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine by the Society of Hospital Medicine. His professional interests include medical student and resident education, medication safety, pharmacy policy, development of evidence-based clinical pathways and sedation.


Multicenter Study of Viral Etiology and Relapse in Hospitalized Children with Bronchiolitis
Hasegawa K, Mansbach JM, Teach SJ, Fisher ES, Hershey D, Koh JY, Clark S, Piedra PA, Sullivan AF, Camargo CA Jr.

Pediatric Discharge Content: A Multisite Assessment of Physician Preferences and Experiences
Coghlin DT, Leyenaar JK, Shen M, Bergert L, Engel R, Hershey D, Mallory L, Rassbach C, Woehrlen T, Cooperberg D

Pediatric Hospitalists Collaborate to Improve Timeliness of Discharge Communication
Shen MW, Hershey D, Bergert L, Mallory L, Fisher ES, Cooperberg D

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