Chuck Norlin, MD

Director and Editor, Medical Home Portal
Division of General Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
University of Utah School of Medicine

P.O. Box 581289
Salt Lake City, UT 84158
contact address


Dr. Norlin practiced general pediatrics in Salt Lake City for 10 years before joining the University faculty in 1990 and he served as Chief of the Division of General Pediatrics from 1993-2010. He was the generalist for the pediatric cardiac transplant program at Primary Children’s Hospital from 1991-2011. Since 2001, Dr. Norlin has directed the Medical Home Portal. He served as co-director, in collaboration with the Utah Department of Health, of five medical home/integrated services projects funded by the U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Dr. Norlin directed the Utah Pediatric Partnership to Improve Healthcare Quality (UPIQ) from 2005-2016. He was medical director and principal investigator (PI) of the Children’s Healthcare Improvement Collaboration, a 5-year project funded by a CHIPRA Quality Demonstrations grant (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, CMS). Currently, Dr. Norlin is PI for the Pediatric Patient Summary-Medical Home Portal project, funded by CMS through the Utah Medicaid Program.

Selected Bibliography:

Merritt JL 2nd, Quinonez RA, Bonkowsky JL, Franklin WH, Gremse DA, Herman BE, Jenny C, Katz ES, Krilov LR, Norlin C, Sapién RE, Tieder JS.
A Framework for Evaluation of the Higher-Risk Infant After a Brief Resolved Unexplained Event.
Pediatrics. 2019;144(2). PubMed abstract

Campbell KA, Wuthrich A, Norlin C.
We Have All Been Working in Our Own Little Silos Forever: Exploring a Cross-Sector Response to Child Maltreatment.
Acad Pediatr. 2020;20(1):46-54. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Borbolla D, Taft T, Taber P, Weir CR, Norlin C, Kawamoto K, Fiol GD.
Understanding Primary Care Providers' Information Gathering Strategies in the Care of Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs.
AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2018;2018:272-278. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Ranade-Kharkar P, Weir C, Norlin C, Collins SA, Scarton LA, Baker GB, Borbolla D, Taliercio V, Del Fiol G.
Information needs of physicians, care coordinators, and families to support care coordination of children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN).
J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017;24(5):933-941. PubMed abstract

Carbone PS, Norlin C, Young PC.
Improving Early Identification and Ongoing Care of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Pediatrics. 2016;137(6). PubMed abstract