Dr. Dudas is an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is a graduate of Rutgers College and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed a residency in pediatrics at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is currently the assistant director of medical student education for the Department of Pediatrics and serves as the Helen Taussig College Faculty Co-Leader in the Colleges Advisory Program in the School of Medicine. He is actively engaged in curriculum development and evaluation for the School of Medicine. Dr Dudas also serves as Medical Director of the Pediatric Hospitalist Program at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he oversees pediatric care delivered in the emergency department, inpatient department and nursery. His scholarly interests are in health service delivery. and medical education with a focus on simulation, clinical skills development and assessment. Dr Dudas has won institutional teaching awards from both medical students (2003) and residents (2004 and 2005).