Marissa A. Brunetti, MD

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 School

MD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Pediatrics - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Fellowship

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Pediatric Cardiology - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Board Certification

Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Cardiac Intensivist

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

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2013

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.

Books

Chapters

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 Presentations

2014

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