Alicia Alcamo, MD, MPH

Clinical Instructor, Critical Care Medicine

Contact Information

alicia.alcamo[at]chp.edu
412-692-5907

Education & Training

BS, Biology, Elizabethtown College, 2006
MD, Ohio State University, 2011
MPH, Clinical Investigation, Ohio State University, 2011
Residency , Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 2015
Fellowship , Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2018

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Digital phenotypes for neuromorbidity, with a focus on solid organ transplant recipients and sepsis patients
  • Epidemiology of severe sepsis in transplant patients
  • Emergence of multi-drug resistant organs


Emr BM, Alcamo AM, Carcillo JA, Aneja RK, Mollen KP. Pediatric Sepsis Update: How are Children Different?. Surgical infections. 2018 Feb 1;19(2):176 - 83.

Di Caro V, Cummings JL, Alcamo AM, Piganelli JD, Clark RS, Morowitz MJ, Aneja RK. Dietary Cellulose Supplementation Modulates the Immune Response in a Murine Endotoxemia Model. Shock. 2018 Jun 8.

Aneja RK, Alcamo AM, Cummings J, Vagni V, Feldman K, Wang Q, Dixon CE, Billiar TR, Kochanek PM. Lack of benefit on brain edema, blood – brain barrier permeability, or cognitive outcome in global inducible high mobility group box 1 knockout mice despite tissue sparing after experimental traumatic brain injury. Journal of neurotrauma. 2018 Sep 5.

Alcamo A, Pang, D, Bashir, D, Carcillo, J, Nguyen T, Aneja R. Role of Damage - Associated Molecular Patterns (DAMPs) and Uncontrolled Inflammation in Pediatric Sepsis - induced MODS. J Pediatr Intensive Care, accepted for publication. [ To be updated once published ]

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Fellow of the Year, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2018
Best Translational Research Abstract, University of Pittsburgh Department of Critical Care Medicine Fink Scholar Day, 2018
Chief Fellow, Pediatric Critical Care Medici ne, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2017 - 2018
Chief Pediatric Resident, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 2014 - 2015