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Division Highlights - Critical Care

The Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine delivers comprehensive, state-of-the-art care to critically ill children admitted to American Family Children’s Hospital.

Our scholarly endeavors include advocacy, medical education, clinical and basic science research, and global health.

2012 Highlights

  • For the first time, the AFCH pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) had over 1000 patients during FY12.
  • Tom Brazelton, MD, MPH, became medical director for UW Health’s emerging telehealth program.
  • Juan Boriosi, MD, received the James Sutherland Award at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Society for Pediatric Research. The award recognizes an outstanding abstract presentation by a junior faculty member.
  • Marlowe Eldridge, MD, received a 5-year, $3.13 million grant from the National Institutes of Health – National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute for his project, “Right Heart-Pulmonary Vascular Interactions in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.”
  • Peter Ferrazzano, MD, received the Young Investigator Travel Award from the Hershey Conference on Developmental Brain Injury in London for his abstract, “Age-Dependent Differences in Microglial Responses to Hypoxia-Ischemia.”
  • Gregory Hollmann, MD, received the first annual Joseph P. Cravero Leadership Award by the Society for Pediatric Sedation, and was inducted into the Wisconsin Teaching Academy.
  • Tricia Smith, PNP, received the best abstract (non-physician category) award at the Society for Pediatric Sedation Conference for “Oral Midazolam Premedication Reduces Propofol Induction Doses and Infusion Rates for Pediatric MRI.”
  • Michael Wilhelm, MD, received the department’s Varness Outstanding Clinical Teacher Award.


Marlowe W. Eldridge, MD

Associate Professor and
Division Chief

Juan P. Boriosi, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)

Tom Brazelton, MD, MPH

Associate Professor (CHS)

Pelin Cengiz, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)

Melissa A. Cercone, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)

Peter A. Ferrazzano, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)

Scott A. Hagen, MD

Associate Professor (CHS)

Gregory A. Hollman, MD

Professor (CHS)

Sushant Srinivasan, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)

Michael Wilhelm, MD

Assistant Professor


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Last updated: 01/04/2016
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