Marie Baldisseri, MD, MPH, FCCM

Professor of Critical Care Medicine

Contact Information

baldisserimr[at]upmc.edu
412-647-8499

Administrative Contact:
Joanne Woodson

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

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

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


Content Expert. Ornelas J, Dichter JR, Devereaux AV, Kissoon N, Livinski A, Christian MD. Methodology: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement. Chest. 2014 Oct 1;146(4):35S-41S.

Content Expert. Courtney B, Hodge Jr JG, Toner ES, Roxland BE, Penn MS, Devereaux AV, Dichter JR, Kissoon N, Christian MD, Powell T. Legal preparedness: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement. Chest. 2014 Oct 1;146(4):e134S-44S.

Content Expert. Christian MD, Devereaux AV, Dichter JR, Rubinson L, Kissoon N. Introduction and executive summary: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement. Chest. 2014 Oct 1;146(4):8S-34S.

Content Expert. Devereaux AV, Tosh PK, Hick JL, Hanfling D, Geiling J, Reed MJ, Uyeki TM, Shah UA, Fagbuyi DB, Skippen P, Dichter JR, Kissoon N, Christian MD, Upperman JS; Task Force for Mass Critical Care; Task Force for Mass Critical Care. Engagement and education: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement.Chest.2014 Oct;146(4 Suppl):e118S-33S.

Associate 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

Best Doctors in Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Magazine,2012-2018
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