The Critical Care Center’s physicians and nurses are also leaders in multidisciplinary clinical research and translational science, leading innovative research projects focused on improving the standard of clinical care.

Current research activities are focused on the following:


In the sepsis biomarkers project, we are seeking to determine the biology of sepsis induced organ dysfunction using a metabolomics and proteomics platform.


Pulmonary Embolism Response Teams

This is an observational study of an integrated multispecialty interventional approach to treatment of acute pulmonary embolism. The project will determine best practices to improve survival and best outcome after in hospital pulmonary embolism.