Akira Nishisaki, MD, MSCE, FAAP

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Akira Nishisaki, MD, MSCE, FAAP, is an attending physician in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Simulation-based education and research, Remote simulation, Pediatric airway management, Bedside ultrasound
Locations: Main Hospital; Middleman Family Pavilion
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

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

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Associate Medical Director for Clinical Implementation Programs, Critical Care Medicine

Co-Medical Director, Center for Simulation, Advanced Education and Innovation

Associate 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. Nishisaki’s PubMed Profile.