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Robert A Berg, M.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Division of Critical Care
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 267-426-3014
Fax: 215-590-4327
Education:
B.S. (Literature, Science, and Arts)
University of Michigan, 1971.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, 1975.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA , 1975-1976.
Resident in Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1976-1977.
Chief Resident in Pediatrics, Good Samaritan Hospital, Phoenix, AZ, 1977-1978.
Fellow in Pediatric Critical Care (4 months), Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1985-1986.
Certifications
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), 1975.
American Board of Pediatrics (no need for recertification), 1979.
American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-Board of Critical Care Medicine (recertification 1995, 2003, 2009, 2014), 1987.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), 1988.
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), 2012.
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Selected Publications

Morgan RW, Berg RA, Sutton RM: Response "The Authors Reply", to "Ventilation rates and pediatric in-hospital cardiac arrest survival outcomes" Critical Care Medicine 48(2): e160-e161, February 2020.

Lauridsen KG, Watanabe I, Lofgren B, Cheng A, Duvan-Arnould J, Hunt EA, Good GL, Niles D, Berg RA, Nishisaki A, Nadkarni VM: Standardizing communication to improve in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Resuscitation 147: 73-80, February 2020.

Morgan RW, Berg RA, Reeder RW, Meert KL, Wates AR, Landis WP, Graham K, Locandro C, Telford R, Tilford B, Wolfe HA, Nadkarni VM, Sutton RM; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN), and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute ICU RESUcitation Project Investigators: Hemodynamic response to epinephrine during pediatric cardiac arrest is associated with outcome. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 741, January 2020 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

Lauridsen KG, Lasa JJ, Raymond T, Yu P, Niles DE, Sutton RM, Morgan RW, Berg RA, Griffis H, Hanna R, Zhang X, Nadkarni VM: Chest compression pauses during pediatric E-CPR cannulation. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 744, January 2020 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation and Award at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

Siems A, Banks R, Holubkov R, Meert KL, Bauerfeld C, Beyda D, Berg RA, Bulut Y, Burd RS, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Gradidge E, Hall MW, McQuillen PS, Mourani PM, Newth CJL, Notterman DA, Priestley MA, Sapru A, Wessel DL, Yates AR, Zuppa AF, Pollack MM: Structured chart review: Assessment of a structured chart review methodology. Hospital Pediatrics 10(1): 61-69, January 2020.

Kirschen M, Vossough, Licht, Faerber, Mondal, Winters, Balu, Berg RA, Topjian AA: Diffusion MRI abnormalities are associated with neurologic outcome after pediatric cardiac arrest. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 317, January 2020 Notes: Presentation at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

Kirschen M, Yehya N, Graham K, Kilbaugh TJ, Berg RA, Topjian AA, Diaz-Arrastia R: Serum neurofilament light chain is associated with survival after pediatric cardiac arrest. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 317, January 2020 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

Morgan RW, Telford R, Reeder RW, Meert KL, Yates AR, Graham K, Landis WP, Kilbaugh TJ, Nadkarni VM, Berg RA, Sutton RM for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN), and the Pediatric Intensive Care Quality of Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (PICqCPR) Investigators: Hemodynamics during cardiopulmonary resuscitation for bradycardia with poor perfusion. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 750, January 2020 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

Kishida M, Berg RA, Fiadjoe J, Napolitano N, Shults J, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki A: Impact of the ICU attending tracheal intubation refresher in a large academic pediatric ICU. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 610, January 2020 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

Wolfe HA, Sutton RM, Reeder RW, Meert KL, Pollack MM, Yates AR, Berger JT, Newth CJ, Carcillo JA, McQuillen PS, Harrison RE, Moler FW, Carpenter TC, Notterman DA, Holubkov R, Dean M, Nadkarni VM, Berg RA: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation quality measured by diastolic blood pressure during daytime and nighttime. Critical Care Medicine 48(1): 84, January 2020 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation at 49th Critical Care Congress, February 2020, Orlando, FL.

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Last updated: 01/15/2020
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