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Nadir Yehya, MD
Nadir Yehya
Attending Physician

Dr. Nadir Yehya is interested in all aspects of mechanical ventilation and respiratory failure in children, including pre-clinical models, ventilator-induced lung injury, and acute respiratory distress syndrome. 



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Dr. Yehya’s research, which is supported by the National Institutes of Health, focuses on circulating protein and mRNA biomarkers in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome for identification of disease subtypes and elucidation of pathologic pathways.

Education and Training

BA, University of California at Berkeley (Molecular and Cell Biology), 2000

MD, University of California at Los Angeles (Medicine), 2005

Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, 2008

Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatric Critical Care), 2011

Masters of Science, Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE),University of Pennsylvania,2020

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Pediatric Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

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