James Bale, MD

Professor, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah Medical Center
Associate Chair for Education, Program Director of the Pediatric Residency of the University of Utah
member of the Board of Trustees of Primary Children’s Medical Center, Salt Lake City.

50 N Mario Capecchi Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
contact address


University of Michigan, BA and MD
University of Utah, Pediatrics and Neurology residences with Dr. Patrick Bray, one of the founders of child neurology in the United States.
University of Utah and VA Medical Center, San Francisco, postdoctoral fellowships in virology
Past-President, Child Neurology Society
Chair, Council of Pediatric Subspecialties, an organization devoted to the advancement of the pediatric subspecialties.

Selected Bibliography:

Hobson WL, Carey JC, Bale JF Jr.
Academy of pediatric education and leadership: preparing leaders for educational innovation.
Pediatrics. 2011;128(1):1-4. PubMed abstract

Hobson WL, Bruse J, Bale JF Jr.
Creating flexibility in pediatric resident education.
Pediatrics. 2011;127(6):1088-93. PubMed abstract

Osterling WL, Boyer RS, Hedlund GL, Bale JF Jr.
MPPH syndrome: two new cases.
Pediatr Neurol. 2011;44(5):370-3. PubMed abstract

McCandless RT, Arrington CB, Nielsen DC, Bale JF Jr, Minich LL.
Patent foramen ovale in children with migraine headaches.
J Pediatr. 2011;159(2):243-247.e1. PubMed abstract

Sectish TC, Starmer AJ, Landrigan CP, Spector ND.
Establishing a multisite education and research project requires leadership, expertise, collaboration, and an important aim.
Pediatrics. 2010;126(4):619-22. PubMed abstract