E. Scott S. Halstead, MD, PhD

E. Scott S. Halstead, MD, PhD
Penn State Health Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
500 University Dr
Hershey, PA 17033
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  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Closed head injury
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Hemodynamic monitoring and support
  • High frequency ventilation
  • Invasive and noninvasive neurointensive monitoring
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Nitric oxide therapy
  • Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Pediatric cardio-thoracic surgery post-pp care
  • Pediatric home ventilation
  • Pre and post-surgery support for brain trauma patients
  • PreĀ and post-surgery support for infants and children with heart disease
  • Renal dialysis
  • Sepsis
  • Shock

Medical School
Drexel University College of Medicine - 2004

Internship, Pediatrics
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children - 2006

Residency, Pediatrics
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children - 2008

Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh - 2011

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Secondary bacterial pneumonia
  • Respiratory viruses
  • Lung and systemic inflammation
  • Immune modulation
  • Immune monitoring
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Pneumonia
  • Respiratory virus infections