Florian B. Mayr, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Critical Care Medicine
  • Faculty member, CRISMA Center
  • Designated Chairman, Conflict Prevention and Resolution Committee, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System

    Education & Training

  • MD, Medical University of Vienna, 2002
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2014
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2016
Representative Publications

Mayr FB, Talisa VB, Balakumar V, Chang CC, Fine M, Yende S. Proportion and cost of unplanned 30-day readmissions after sepsis compared with other medical conditions. Jama. 2017 Feb 7;317(5):530-1.

Mayr FB, Yende S, Linde-Zwirble WT, Peck-Palmer OM, Barnato AE, Weissfeld LA, Angus DC. Infection rate and acute organ dysfunction risk as explanations for racial differences in severe sepsis. Jama. 2010 Jun 23;303(24):2495-503. 

Mayr FB, Yende S, D'angelo G, Barnato AE, Kellum JA, Weissfeld L, Yealy DM, Reade MC, Milbrandt EB, Angus DC. Do hospitals provide lower quality of care to black patients for pneumonia?. Critical care medicine. 2010 Mar;38(3):759. 

Mayr FB, Spiel A, Leitner J, Marsik C, Germann P, Ullrich R, Wagner O, Jilma B. Effects of carbon monoxide inhalation during experimental endotoxemia in humans. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2005 Feb 15;171(4):354-60.


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Research Interests
  • Long-term outcomes after critical illness
  • Interaction of chronic and acute illness
  • Big data and predictive modeling
  • Bayesian approaches to clinical trial design