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Cheri D. Landers, MD, FAAP, FCCM

Director, Pediatric Sedation Service


  • Pediatric Critical Care

Faculty Rank

Professor of Pediatrics

Clinic Information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000
or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical Interests

Multi-Organ System Dysfunction
Pediatric Critical Care
Procedural Sedation



University of Missouri - Columbia, School of Medicine, Columbia


Texas Children's Hospital, Houston


Texas Children's Hospital, Houston

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Critical Care Medicine

Additional Information


Cheri Landers received her medical degree from the University of Missouri - Columbia, School of Medicine. She then completed pediatric residency and pediatric critical care fellowship at Texas Children's Hospital, Houston. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in both Pediatrics and Critical Care.

Landers is the PICU quality and safety director for Kentucky Children’s Hospital and serves as the Medical Director for the Pediatric Sedation Service and Children’s Sedation and Procedure Unit. She is a member of the Society for Critical Care Medicine, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society for Pediatric Sedation. She serves on the Board of the Society for Pediatric Sedation and chairs their Quality and Safety committee.

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Heinrich A. Werner, MD, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine