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


Baldisseri MR. Content Expert. ACCP Task Force for Mass Critical Care. Introduction and Executive Summary: Care of the Critically Ill and Injured During Pandemics and Disasters: CHEST Consensus Statement. Chest 2014;146(4 Suppl):8S-34S.

Baldisseri MR. Content Expert. ACCP 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; 146(4 Suppl):e118S-33S

Kwizera A, Baelani I, Mer M, Kissoon N, Schultz MJ, Patterson AJ, Musa N, Farmer JC, Dunser MW; Collaborator: Baldisseri M (3 of 21). Sepsis in Resource-Limited Settings Workgroup of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign. The long sepsis journey in low- and middle-income countries begins with a first step . . . but on which road. Crit Care. 2018 March; 9;22(1):64.

Baldisseri MR, Reed MJ, Wax RS. Critical state of disaster preparedness. Critical care clinics. 2019;35(4):xiii-v.

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

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