John Salyer, RRT, MBA

Director, Respiratory Care Services
Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA

Faculty, Pediatric Pulmonary Center
Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA

Seattle Children's Hospital
4800 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105


Professional Credentials, Licensure, and Certification

Board-Certified Registered Respiratory Therapist and Technician
Licenced Respiratory Care Practitioner (Utah)
Perinatal Pediatric Specialist

Offices and Memberships in Professional Associations, Advisory Councils, and Boards

American Association for Respiratory Care
Society for Critical Care Medicine
Respiratory Care Society of Washington

Selected Recent Publications:

Strielg AM, Redding GJ, Diblasi R, Crotwell D, Salyer JW, Carter ER. Use of the mechanical In-Exsufflator in Infants with Tracheostomies: Practice Recommendations Based on Studies in a Mechanical Lung Model. Ped Pulmonol, 2010.

DiBlasi RM, Crotwell D, Geiduscheck JM, Gibson R, Salyer JW. Therapeutic bilateral lung lavage in a child with pulmonary alveolar proteinosus. Pediatr Crit Care Med 11(3):e28-31, 2010.

Salyer JW. Manual resuscitators: some inconvenient truths. Respir Care 54(12):1638-43, 2009.

DiBlasi RM, Salyer JW,, Zignego JC, Redding G, Richardson P. The Impact of Imposed Expiratory Resistance in Neonatal Mechanical Ventilation: a Laboratory Evaluation. Respir Care 53(11):1450-60, 2008.

Salyer JW, DiBlasiRM, Crotweel DN, Cowan CA, Carter ER. The conversion to metered-dose inhaler with valved holding chamber to administer inhaled albuterol: a pediatric hospital experience. Respir Care 53(3):338-345, 2008.

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