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Faculty Interests

  • Annich, Gail Mary M.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: Dr. Annich's clinical interests include extracorporeal life support (ECMO), extracorporeal circulatory devices, coagulation/anticoagulation, drug pharmacokinetics on extracorporeal life support, respiratory failure, and lung diseases. 
    Research Interests: Dr. Annich's research interests include blood biomaterial surface interactions, biomimetic surfaces for extracorporeal circulation and extracorporeal life support (ECMO), and coagulation/anticoagulation.
  • Cornell, Timothy Thomas M.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: Dr. Cornell's clinical interests include sepsis, ECMO, and respiratory failure. 
    Research Interests: Dr. Cornell's research interests include regulation of innate immunity immunoparalysis and acute lung injury.
  • Custer, Joseph Richard M.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: High frequency ventilation, treatment of status asthmaticus, neurologic intensive care, adult respiratory distress syndrome, shock, respiratory failure, asthma, and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. 
    Research Interests: High frequency ventilation, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, alveolar hypoxic vasoconstriction in limbs, and end-of-life care for children.
  • Levine, Ann Marie  M.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatrics 
    Clinical Interests: Dr. LeVine's clinical interests include acute respiratory distress syndrome, bacterial and viral pneumonia and chronic lung disease 
    Research Interests: Dr. LeVine's research interests include lung injury and repair and infections of the lung
  • Moler, Frank W M.D., M.S.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: Therapeutic Hypothermia, Cardiac Arrest, Severe asthma (severe ICU), severe respiratory failure, respiratory syncital virus (RSV), and extracorporeal life support. 
    Research Interests: Therapeutic hypothermia for pediatric cardiac arrest (principal investigator THAPCA clinical trials), severity of illness modeling for severe respiratory failure including extracorporeal life support, outcomes research related to RSV (outcome prediction), asthma, and bronchiolitis.
  • Niedner, Matthew Frederick M.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; Pediatric Palliative Care 
    Clinical Interests: Quality improvement, patient safety, medical informatics, heart failure, brain injury, palliative and end-of-life care 
    Research Interests: Quality improvement, patient safety, heart failure
  • Odetola, Folafoluwa Olutobi M.D., M.P.H.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: Care of critically ill children. 
    Research Interests: Distribution of critical care resources for children; effective use of health care technology in critically ill children; and pediatric critical care outcomes.
  • Quasney, Michael William M.D., Ph.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: Clinical interests include pediatric critical care 
    Research Interests: Research interests include genetics of acute lung injury and sepsis, molecular mechanisms of critical illness, long term outcomes of critical illness in children
  • Shanley, Thomas Patrick M.D.

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
    Clinical Interests: Management of pediatric hypoxemic respiratory failure, management of severe sepsis and septic shock, indications and use for CVVH, post-operative cardiac management. 
    Research Interests: Genomics of pediatric sepsis, regulation of host innate immune responses, pathophysiologic mechanisms mediating acute lung injury, mechanisms of immunoparalysis and relatedness to endotoxin- and cross-tolerance, phosphatase regulation of inflammatory cell signaling.