Firas Abdulmajeed, MD

Assistant Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Neurology

Contact Information

abdulmajeedfn2[at]upmc.edu
412-232-7341

Administrative Contact:
Michelle Brungo

Education & Training

MBChB, Medicine, University of Baghdad, 2002
Residency, Internal Medicine, Canton Medical Education Foundation at Aultman Hospital and Mercy Medical Center, 2013
Fellowship, Neurocritical Care, University of Virginia, 2017

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Quality improvement
  • Neurocritical care and adult critical care


Abdulmajeed F, Carpenter M, Boutros N. Dexmedetomidine (DEX) as a Monotherapy in Treating Delirium Tremens (DTs). Chest. 2013 Oct 1;144(4):367A.

Abdulmajeed F, Mithqal A, Nathan B. Neurological infections diseases. In: The NeuroICU Board Review, McGraw-Hill Education. 2017

Co-Director, UPMC Mercy Medical/Neuro ICU
Physician Lead, UPMC Mercy Organ Donation Committee
Member, UPMC Presbyterian Role of Evidence Committee
Clinical Co-Director, Tele-Neurocritical Care

Quality Improvement, 2019
Faculty of the year award, Department of Critical Care Medicine, 2018
CMEF/NEOMED teaching award for PGY3 resident, 2013