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Joan Sanchez-de-Toledo, MD, PhD

Clinical Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Assistant Professor, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

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Admin Assistant: Kathy Russo
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Education and Training

Medical School:

2013 PhD, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
2000 Facultat de Medicina, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Hospital Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

Residency:

2005 Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Universitat Autonoma Barcelona (UAB), Barcelona, Spain
 

Fellowship:

2010 Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care,  Division of Cardiac Intensive Care Medicine, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2009 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2007 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine,  Department of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.
2006 Neonatal Intensive Care,  Department of Neonatology, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Board Certifications
  • AITP (ATLS)
  • ATLS
  • PALS Provider
  • ACLS Provider

Publications

  • Izquierdo-Blasco J, Campins M, Soler P, Balcells J, Abella R, Nuno C, Castillo F, Sanchez-de-Toledo J; Impact of the implementation of an interdisciplinary infection control program to prevent surgical wound infection in pediatric heart surgery, European Journal of Pediatrics 2015, Accepted.
  • Sanchez-de-Toledo J, et al., Teaching chest ultrasound in a porcine animal model, Ped Emerg Care 2015, Accepted.
  • Sanchez-de-Toledo J, et.al, Use of High-frequency Oscillatory Ventilation in Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Cavopulmonary Connections; Exp Clin Cardiol  2014 Vol 20 (8) 2748-57.