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Mark Cicero, MD

Associate Professor in Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine); Director, Pediatric Disaster Preparedness; Principal Investigator, Pediatric Research in Disaster Education (PRIDE)

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Mark Cicero, MD

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Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine

    PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8064

    United States

Mark Cicero
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Mark X. Cicero MD, FAAP is an assistant professor in the section of pediatric emergency medicine (PEM) at the Yale School of Medicine. Prior to this appointment, he completed medical school at State University of New York at Buffalo, pediatrics residency and chief residency at the Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, and PEM fellowship at Yale. He has designed experiential and didactic curricula in pediatric disaster medicine, and has published original research about disaster medicine educational strategies. His research is sponsored by Emergency Medical Services for Children and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. He has served nationally as a consultant for prehospital and hospital pediatric disaster preparedness. Firsthand disaster experience includes hurricane Isabel in Norfolk VA, as well as an epidemic. He lives in New Haven, CT with his two daughters, son, and two disastrous cats.

Education & Training

  • MD
    State University of New York at Buffalo (2001)
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (2004, recertified: 2017)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine (2009, recertified: 2017)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine (2017)


  • PRIDE Pediatric Disaster Triage Training
    Knoxville, United States 2014
    Disaster and Trauma Education with Tennessee EMSC
  • Tabletop Disaster Simulations For Primary Triage Education
    Madrid, Spain 2010

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