Pharmacotherapy of Pediatric Critical Care

April 10, 2019 (Noon–1:15 p.m. ET)


Obstetric and Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics Branch (OPPTB), Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act, NICHD  




Webinar presenter Athena F. Zuppa, M.D., MSCE, will cover the landscape of pharmacology in pediatric critical illness. In her presentation, she will help participants understand:

  • The impact of critical illness on drug disposition.
  • How pharmacokinetic modeling techniques can help inform dosing guidance in the population if critically ill children.

Dr. Zuppa is an associate professor of pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine at The University of Pennsylvania.


George Giacoia, OPPTB, NICHD
Phone: 301–496–5589

Please note: Views expressed during NICHD-sponsored events do not necessarily reflect the opinions or the official positions of NICHD, NIH, or HHS.
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