Athena F. Zuppa, MD, MSCE

Areas of Expertise: Improving drug delivery to the critically ill child
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

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  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Stony Brook, NY


    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics/Critical Care Medicine

    Graduate Degree

    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Associate Director of PICU Fellowship Program

    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications


    Su F, Nicolson SC, Gastonguay MR, Barrett JS, Adamson PC, Kang DS, Godinez RI, Zuppa AF. Population pharmacokinetics of dexmedetomidine in infants after open heart surgery. Anesth Analg. 2010 May 1;110(5):1383-92. Read abstract