Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD
Senior Fellow

Dr. Nadkarni is an international leader in the development and implementation of critical care and resuscitation science in both resource-rich and resource-poor environments.


BA, Duke University (Zoology), 1979

MS, Georgetown University (Physiology), 1980

MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1984

Medical Director, Center for Simulation, Advanced Education and Innovation

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Endowed Chair in Critical Care Medicine

American Academy of Pediatrics, 1985-

Society for Critical Care Medicine, 1989-

American College of Critical Care Medicine, 2002-

American Heart Association, 2005-

Society of Critical Care Medicine National In-Training Award, 1991

Society of Critical Care Medicine National Neuroscience Specialty Award, 1999, 2007

Society of Critical Care Medicine National Pediatric Specialty Award, 2004

Society of Critical Care Medicine, Asmund S. Laerdal Award, 2008

Inaugural Fellow, European Resuscitation Council, 2010

Mentor of the Year, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2011

American Heart Association Ron Haddock International Impact Award, 2012

R-Baby Foundation, National Pioneer in Simulation Education Award, 2013

American Academy of Pediatrics Distinguished Career Award, 2013

International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) Giant's Award, 2015

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