Marissa A. Brunetti, MD Marissa A. Brunetti, MD, is a Cardiac Intensivist with the Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Medical SchoolMD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA ResidencyPediatrics - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD FellowshipPediatric Critical Care Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Pediatric Cardiology - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Board CertificationPediatric CardiologyPediatric Critical Care MedicinePediatrics Titles and Academic Titles Cardiac IntensivistAssistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Departments and Services Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care MedicineCardiac Center Publications Papers2013 Brunetti MA, Jennings JM, Easley RB, Bembea M, Brown A, Heitmiller E, Schwartz JM, Brady KM, Vricella LA, Everett AD. Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein in Children With Congenital Heart Disease Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Cardiology in the Young 2013; 1-9 Epub ahead of print. BooksChapters 2014 Schwartz JM, Brunetti MA. Cyanotic Heart Defects. Editor Perretta J. Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care: a Patient Case Method, 1st edition. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis, 2014. Peddy SB, Brunetti MA, Schwartz JM. Management of the Pediatric Cardiac Surgical Patient. Editors Yuh DD, Vricella LA. Johns Hopkins Manual of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2nd edition. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, 2014: 973-982. 2005 Brunetti M, Cohen J. Hematology. Editors Shilkofksi N, Robertson J. Harriet Lane Handbook, 17th edition. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby, 2005: 335-361. Posters and Presentations2014 Johnson JT, Sleeper LA, Chen S, Williams IA, Sachdeva R, Pruetz J, Ohye RG, Gaies M, Thacker D, Tatum G, Brunetti M, Frommelt M, Jacobs J, Kirsh J, Lambert LM, Newburger J, Pemberton V, Zyblewski S, Pinto NM. Does Weekend Admission Affect Outcome and Resource Utilization in Infants Undergoing Stage I Palliation? a Report from the Single Ventricle Reconstruction Trial. Oral presentation, American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference, October 2014. 2013 Brunetti MA, McCardle K, Chelnik K, Glatz A, Bird G, Mott A, Ravishankar C, Gaynor JW. Higher Mortality In Single, Unplanned Readmission Of Patients To The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. Poster Presentation, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Day, February 2013. 2012 Brunetti MA, McCardle K, Chelnik K, Glatz A, Bird G, Mott A, Ravishankar C, Gaynor JW. Higher Mortality In Single, Unplanned Readmission Of Patients To The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. Poster Presentation, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society Conference, December 2012. Easley RB, Jennings J, Kibler K, Brady KM, Serratos B, Andropoulos DB, Brunetti M, Heitmiller E, Lee JK, Smith M, Dulloor P, Marino BS, Spaeth J, Everett AD. Cerebrovascular Autoregulation Impairment Is Associated With Elevations in Plasma Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein During Congenital Heart Surgery. Oral presentation, American Heart Association Emerging Science Series, April 2012. Awards and Honors 2002, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Jefferson Medical College 2000, 2nd place presentation in student abstract competition, “The Presence of Stroke Risk Factors”, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Conference 2000, Pathology Program for Advanced Study 2000, Association of Pathology Chairs Pathology Honor Society 2000, Hobart Armory Hare Honor Society 1999-2000, President, Jefferson Pediatric Society 1998-2002, Daughters of the American Revolution Medical Scholarship 1998, graduated Cum Laude from University of Scranton 1998, Biology Honor Society, University of Scranton 1998, Philosophy Honor Society, University of Scranton Editorial and Academic Positions Academic and Institutional Committees 2014-2015, Associate Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Working Group 2012-2014, Cardiac Center Clinical Pathways Program Leadership and Memberships Memberships in Professional Organizations 2008-present, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society 2006-present, Society of Critical Care Medicine 2002-present, American Academy of Pediatrics Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.