Pediatrics Critical Care Medicine

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine faculty work to stabilize, diagnose and manage infants, children, and adolescents with life-threatening medical and surgical problems. Our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit is staffed by Board-Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Critical Care physicians who are physically present 24 hours/day, 7 days/week. In addition, the multidisciplinary team involved in caring for critically ill children includes Pediatric Critical Care Fellows, Pediatric Residents, Advanced Practice Nurses, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists, Physical Therapists, Child Life Specialists, Case Managers, Social Workers, and Nutritionists.

Section Chief

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Josep Panisello, MD
Interim Section Chief, Critical Care Medicine

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Our skilled physicians, who are trained in pediatrics and critical care medicine, stabilize, evaluate and treat infants, children and adolescents with life-threatening medical and surgical problems.. To learn more about the Pediatric Critical Care Medicine program at Yale please visit