Marie Baldisseri, MD, MPH, FCCM

  • Professor of Critical Care Medicine
  • Co-Director, Neurovascular ICU, UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
  • Program Director, Global Health, Department of Critical Care Medicine
  • Department Liaison, UPMC Quality and Improvement Initiative Committee
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Chatham University

    Education & Training

  • MS, Biochemical Sciences, Wagner College, 1978
  • MD, University of Navarra, Spain, 1982
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Interfaith Medical Center,1985
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 1987
  • MPH, Johns Hopkins University, 2014
Best Doctors in Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Magazine, 2012-2020
Safar Global Health Award, Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2017
Chancellor, American College of Critical Care Medicine, 2016-2017
Distinguished Service Award, Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2018
Representative Publications

Baldisseri MR, Reed MJ, Wax RS. Critical State of Disaster Preparedness. Crit Care Clin 2019 Oct; 35(4). PMID: 31445617.
Harris GH, Baldisseri MR, Reynolds BR, Orsino AS, Sackrowitz R, Bishop JM. Design for Implementation of a System-Level ICU Pandemic Surge Staffing Plan. Crit Care Explorations. 2020 Jun; 2(6):e0136. PMID: 32695999. PMCID: PMC7314315.
Greer DM, Shemie SD, Lewis A, …Baldisseri M. Determination of Brain Death/Death by Neurologic Criteria: The World Brain Death Project. JAMA. Published online August 03, 2020. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.11586
Branson R, Dichter J, Feldman H, Devereaux A, Dries, . . Baldisseri M, et al. The US Strategic National Stockpile Ventilators in Coronavirus Disease Devices 2019: A Comparison of Functionality and Analysis Regarding the Emergency Purchase of 200,000 Devices. Chest. 2020 Sept. doi:10.1016/j. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32971074.  PMCID: PMC7503115.

Research Interests
  • Neurocritical care
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Disaster management
  • Global health