Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA


Pediatrics - UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician




Perry Milligan, MC; Jackson LE : Maurer SH. Clinical Course for Patients With Trisomy 13 and 18 Pursuing Life-Prolonging Therapies Versus Comfort-Directed Care. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2021 Oct;38(10):1225-1229. doi: 10.1177/1049909120985210. Epub 2020 Dec 30. PMID: 33375814.


Perry, MC; Yaeger, SK; Toto, RL; Suresh, S; Hickey, RW. A Modern Epidemic: Increasing Pediatric Emergency Department Visits and Admissions for Headache. Pediatr Neurol. 2018 Dec;89:19-25. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2018.07.015. Epub 2018 Aug 4. PMID: 30343832.

Perry, MC; Yaeger, SK; Noorbakhsh, K; Cruz, AT; Hickey, RW. Hypothermia in Young Infants Frequency and Yield of Sepsis Workup.  Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Nov 12:10.1097/PEC.0000000000001674. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000001674. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 30422948; PMCID: PMC6511495.


Yaeger SK, Perry MC, Caperell K, Coffman KA, Hickey RW.  Ropivacaine Intramuscular Paracervical Injections for Pediatric Headache: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Sep;70(3):323-330. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.03.011. Epub 2017 Apr 29. PMID: 28460864.


Murphree, SS; Mason, JD; Bean, TG; Perry, MC.  Rapid Aqueous Borohydride Reduction of Carbonyls Under Sealed-Tube Microwave Conditions. Synthetic Communications - Syn Commun. 2011. 42 (13).

Posters and Presentations


Ghuman, A; Perry Milligan, M; Reilly, A; Freedman, J. Hospital Physicians in Pediatric Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant: Successes and Opportunities. Accepted for presentation at 2020 ASPHO Conference; Fort Worth, TX. 05/2020. Meeting canceled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Perry Milligan, MC; Jackson, LE; Maurer, SE. Clinical Course for Patients with Aneuploidy Pursuing Life-Prolonging Therapies versus Comfort-Directed Care. Accepted for presentation at 2020 PAS National Conference; Philadelphia, PA. 05/04/2020. Meeting canceled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Awards and Honors

2017, Mark Sperling Resident Research Award, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
2016, Arthur P. Gold Humanism Honor Society, Selected Member, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
2011, Phi Beta Kappa Society, Allegheny College

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2020-present, American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO)
2016-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
2005-present, Gold Humanism Honor Society