Dr. Alcamo is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, where she obtained both her MD and MPH degrees. Dr. Alcamo completed pediatrics residency at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) where she also served as chief resident. She then completed her pediatric critical care medicine fellowship as well as an NIH T32 scholarship in neurointensive care and resuscitation science at the University of Pittsburgh. She joined as faculty in the Division of Critical Care Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in 2019. Her research focuses on the impact of acute brain dysfunction during pediatric sepsis on patient outcomes.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH


Pediatrics - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH (Chief Resident)


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (Chief Fellow)

Board Certification

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MPH, Specialization in Clinical Investigation - The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Additional Training

T32 Research Scholar - Safar Center for Resuscitation Research, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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

Departments and Services

Selected Publications

Please follow this link to Dr. Alcamo’s PubMed Profile.