Madiha Raees, MD

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Madiha Raees, MD, is an attending physician in the Division of Critical Care Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Global Health, International medicine, Neurocritical care, Cerebral Malaria, Implementation science
Locations: Main Hospital; Middleman Family Pavilion
Referral through emergency transport program: 800-590-2160


Madiha Raees, MD, joined the Division of Critical Care Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia as an attending physician and clinical instructor in summer 2021 after completing her pediatric residency at Johns Hopkins, her PICU fellowship at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, and a pediatric intensive care-global health fellowship at the University of Maryland and Mercy James Institute for Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care in Blantyre, Malawi. Outside of her clinical work in pediatric intensive care unit, she has a strong interest in optimizing healthcare provision, particularly neurocritical care, for children in variably resourced regions and seeks to integrate implementation science in her global health and acute care focused research career.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, Augusta, GA 


Pediatrics - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (Chief Fellow)
Pediatric Critical Care-Global Health - University of Maryland, College Park, MD

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

Assistant 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. Raees’ PubMed Profile.