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Critical Care Medicine Faculty at The Children's Hospital
 

Welcome to Critical Care Medicine

The Department of Pediatrics Section of Critical Care Medicine provides inpatient clinical services at Children's Hospital Colorado, in Aurora, Colorado. 

Please explore our Web site for more information, and contact us if you have any questions.

Clinical ServicesCLINICAL SERVICES
We provide care via an integrative approach, using the expertise of pediatric intensivists, pulmonologists, cardiologists, & other medical subspecialists. MORE »



EducationEDUCATION
We offer a variety of educational programs including a 3-year Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at Children's Hospital MORE »



ResearchRESEARCH
Our work includes research at the basic molecular and cellular levels, as well as translational biology and physiology studies. MORE »

HIGHLIGHTS & NEWS

  • Peter M. Mourani, MD, was named Medical Director for the Children's Clinical Research Organization.
  • Dr. Villegas was awarded a BioFrontiers Institute Award from the Butcher Foundation.
  • We are recognized as one of the top pediatric critical care research programs nationally, with one of the highest levels of extramural funding within a critical care section.
  • The SCCOR Program entitled “Lung Vascular Diseases in Infants and Children: Mechanisms and Treatment” was one of only two programs funded in the U.S. to study pediatric pulmonary hypertension.
  • We are actively involved in national efforts to improve patient safety and promote quality improvement in the pediatric intensive care unit.