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Contact the Division of Critical Care Medicine

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Robert Truog, MD

Robert TruogDr. Robert Truog is the Director of the Center for Bioethics at Harvard Medical School, as well as, a Professor of Anaesthesia, Pediatrics, and Medical Ethics at Harvard Medical School. His academic work has focused on the ethical issues that arise in anesthesia and critical care, and he recently authored national guidelines for providing end-of-life care in the ICU. >

Peter Weinstock, MD, PhD

Peter Weinstock

Dr. Weinstock serves as Director of Children's on-site pediatric Simulator Program. His research interests focus on optimizing medical education via high fidelity patient simulation with a focus on quality improvement and patient safety. 



Sally Vitali, MD

Sally Vitali

Dr. Vitali has been a Research Associate in Anesthesia at Boston Children's Hospital and has continued her research examining the effects of hypoxia on the endothelium and the pathophysiology and molecular biology of hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension. 




Meredith van der Velden, MD

Meredith van der Velden

Dr. van der Velden is the Associate Program Director for the Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship and the Associate Medical Director of the Medical-Surgical Intensive Care Unit.




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