Kristin Hoffman, M.D.

Kristin Robbins Hoffman, M.D.




  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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UC Davis Children's Hospital

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-703-3050
Clinic Fax: 916-703-3055
Clinic Referral Phone: 916-703-3050



Clinical Interests

Dr. Hoffman is a neonatologist with a particular interest in improving the care of neonates through simulation-based education of nursing, medical students, residents, and fellows.  

She also is interested in providing care to infants in our surrounding communities through telemedicine.  Dr. Hoffman is also interested in the neurodevelopmental outcomes of term infants at high risk for injury due to perinatal insults or congenital heart disease. 

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Hoffman's research interests include Neuroprotection, telemedicine and simulation.




Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh PA 2008

B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 2003

Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2008-2009


Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2011


Neonatology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2011-2014

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics,

CA Medical Board, License,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics

International Pediatric Simulation Society

Society for Simulation in Healthcare

Honors and Awards

Children's Miracle Network Grant 2012, 2014

Outstanding Teaching Fellow Award, 2012

Select Recent Publications

Fodor IK, Nelson DO, Alegria-Hartman M, Robbins K, Langlois RG, Turteltaub KW, Corzett TH, McCutchen-Maloney SL. Statistical challenges in the analysis of two-dimensional difference gel electrophoresis experiments using DeCyder. Bioinformatics. 2005 Oct 1;21(19):3733-40.