University of Nebraska Medical Center

Eleanor Gradidge, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Critical Care

Dr. Eleanor Gradidge

About Dr. Gradidge


Medical School
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ

Research Interests
  • To improve outcomes in pediatric critical illness by increasing access to expert care for every child.

  • To advance the quality of care for pediatric critical care patients through safety enhancement and process improvement using a multidisciplinary approach.

  • To help develop the research interests of the next generation of health professionals.

Patient Care
Board Certification

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Past Funding

Valley Research Partnership, 2016, PI: Dr. Rayna Gonzales

Project Title: Selective estrogen receptor beta agonist, 3beta-diol, attenuates proinflammation following ischemic injury in the developing brain.

Previous Academic Appointments

2017-2020       Senior Lecturer, The University of Queensland Medical School, Australia

2014-2017       Clinical Instructor, The University of Arizona COM - Phoenix

Professional Organizations
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2011-present)
  • Society for Critical Care Medicine (2014-present)
  • PALISI (2014-2017)
Honors and Awards
  • In-Training Award, Society of Critical Care Medicine (2017)