Mahsun Yuerek, MD

Mahsun Yuerek, MD

Mahsun Yuerek, MD, is a Cardiac Intensivist with the Cardiac Center 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 - Charité University-Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Internship

Internal Medicine - Charité University-Medicine Berlin, Department of Cardiology, Berlin, Germany

Residency

Pediatrics - State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY

Fellowship

Pediatric Critical Care - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR
Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA

Additional Training

Certificate in Clinical and Translational Science - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Board Certification

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Pediatrics
Pediatrics Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine

Titles and Academic Titles

Cardiac Intensivist

Departments and Services

Publications

Posters and Presentations

2014

Poster Presentation: “Premature Neonate with Ebstein’s Anomaly and Severe Circular Shunt” Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society, 10th international Conference, December 2014, Miami, FL.

Yuerek M, Rome JJ, Fuller S, Kirsch RE. Premature neonate with Ebstein’s anomaly and severe circular shunt. Poster presentation at The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society, 10th International Conference, December 2014, Miami, FL.

Yuerek M, Holt S, Thurman TL, Heulitt MJ. Effect of inhaled nitric oxide improves by maximizing lung recruitment during mechanical ventilation. Poster presentation at the Meeting of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, January 2014, San Francisco, CA.

2013

Yuerek M, Ahmed M, Bhutta AT, Prodhan P, Sutton R, Schexnayder SM. Determining the adequacy of pediatric CPR: CPP associated with ROSC. Poster presentation at the Scientific Session of the American Heart Association meeting, November 2013, Dallas, TX.

Invited lectures

2015

“Critical Aortic Stenosis”, didactic lecture for pediatric fellows (cardiology, neonatology, critical care medicine and anesthesiology) and nurse practitioners, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, Feb 2015.

“CICU Educational Conference: Tetralogy of Fallot”, didactic lecture for neonatology fellows, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, Jan 2015.

2014

“Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome”, didactic lecture for pediatric fellows (cardiology, neonatology, critical care medicine and anesthesiology) and nurse practitioners, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, Dec 2014.

“Transport Lecture: Tetralogy of Fallot with Obstructive Pulmonary Blood Flow”, didactic lecture for pediatric residents, subspecialty fellows, transport nurses, transport respiratory therapists and emergency medicine attendings, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2014.

“Ebstein’s Anomaly”, didactic lecture for pediatric fellows (cardiology, neonatology, critical care medicine and anesthesiology) and nurse practitioners, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, Sept 2014.

“Endocarditis in Pediatric Patients”, didactic lecture for pediatric residents and pediatric critical care medicine fellows, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, Mar 2014.

2013

“Pulmonary Embolism in Pediatric Patients”, didactic lecture for pediatric residents and pediatric critical care medicine fellows, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, Dec 2013.

“Monitoring Technologies in the PICU”, didactic lecture for pediatric residents and pediatric critical care medicine fellows, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, July 2013.

“Hemodynamics during CPR”, didactic lecture for pediatric residents and pediatric critical care medicine fellows, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, Apr 2013.

“Neonatal HSV Infection”, didactic lecture for pediatric residents and pediatric subspecialty fellows, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, Jan 2013.

Awards and Honors

2014, ATS Fellows Track Symposium Award, San Diego, CA

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2015, Archives of Disease in Childhood, reviewer
2015, Pediatric Emergency Care, reviewer
2015, World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, reviewer

Academic and Institutional Committees

2014-present, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Quality and Patient Safety Team Committee
2014-present, Transport Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International

2015-present, American Heart Association
2015-present, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society
2011-present, Society of Critical Care Medicine

National

2014-present, American College of Cardiology
2011-present, American Academy of Pediatrics