Pediatric Critical Care Faculty

Jessica Moreland, M.D.
Professor, Division Chief
Thomas Fariss Marsh, Jr. Chair in Pediatrics 

Cindy Darnell Bowens, M.D.
Associate Professor
Medical Director, PICU, Children's Medical Center
Interests: Pain control, sedation, effects of low dose ketamine infusion, and safety of Lorazepam use in critically ill children

Samuel Davila, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Archana Dhar, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Fellowship Program Co-Director
Interests: Use of online, noninvasive, intravascular monitoring in continuous renal replacement therapies, and effects of CVVH and ICP monitoring on outcomes following acute liver failure

Ivie Esangbedo, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor 

Leslie Garner, M.D.
Assistant Professor
PICU Resident and Medical Student Director
Interest: Macrophage function

Erin Gordon, D.O.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric critical and cardiac critical care, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, fetal and neonatal myocardium fuel preference and energy metabolism, evidence-based medicine

Michael Green, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Fellowship Program Co-Director
Interests: Pediatric acute lung injury and simulation

Susan Hupp, M.D.
Assistant Professor 

Joshua D. Koch, M.D.
Associate Professor
Clinical Director of Pediatric Clinical Care Services, Children's Medical Center
Interests: Neurocritical care, neurocognitive outcomes in children after congenital heart surgery, and investigation and improvement of intensive care neurologic monitoring

Peter Luckett, M.D.
Interests: Clinical trials in pediatric critical care, near-fatal asthma, pulmonary outcomes in neuromuscular patients

Shai Manzuri, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical Director, Critical Care Nurse Practitioner Group, Children's Medical Center
Interests: Acute respiratory disease, cardiogenic shock, metabolism in the critically ill, ultrasound use in the ICU

Ali McMichael, M.D.
Assistant Professor 

Darryl Miles, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Traumatic brain injury, neural protection strategies, MRI imaging biomarkers of neuronal injury, and neural stem cells

Raymond Nkwantabisa, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interest: Pediatric critical care

Julio Pérez Fontán, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Physician-in-Chief, Children's Health℠ Children's Medical Center
Robert L. Moore Chair in Pediatrics
Interests: Pediatric critical and cardiac critical care, airway smooth muscle, autonomic nervous system, and neurogenic inflammation

Renee Potera, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Bao (Robyn) Puente, M.D.
Assistant Professor 

Lakshmi Raman, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical Director, ECMO, Children's Medical Center
Interests: Chronic hypoxia and hippocampal injury, and hypothermia in traumatic brain injury

Maeve Sheehan, M.D.
Associate Professor
Associate Vice Chair of Inpatient Services
Interests: Multisystem organ failure, pediatric stabilization, triage, and transport

Alexandra Volk, M.D.
Associate Professor 

Joshua Wolovits, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Quality care initiatives in the ICU, cerebral hemodynamics and neuro-protection in congenital heart disease, sedation strategies in the cardiac patient, and strategies to prevent shunt thrombosis in the single ventricle patient