Donald L. Boyer, MD, MSEd

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Donald L. Boyer, MD, MSEd, is an attending physician in the Division of Critical Care Medicine and director of the Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship Program at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Global Health, Medical education
Locations: Main Hospital; Middleman Family Pavilion
Referral through emergency transport program: 800-590-2160

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston MA

Board Certification

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

Graduate Degree

MSEd – University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education & Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Division of Critical Care Medicine

Associate Chief of Education, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Medical education, medical simulation, resuscitation education, implementation science, international health and ICU care in resource-limited settings, and human factors and systems design




Zember J, Saul D, Delgado J, Boyer D, Reid J. Radiology Rounds in the Intensive Care Units through a Telepresence Model. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Nov;15(11):1655-1657. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.06.014. Epub 2018 Jul 14.