David Wessel, MD Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Hospital and Specialty Services
Ikaria Distinguished Professor of Critical Care Medicine

Awards and Recognition:

Locations

  • Main Hospital Washington, District of Columbia 20010 1-888-884-BEAR (2327)

Languages Spoken

  • English

Departments

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Critical Care

National Provider ID: 1609841311

Bio

Biography

Educated and trained in medicine at Oxford, Yale and Harvard, David L. Wessel, NIH joined Children’s National Medical Center in July 2007. Prior to this appointment he was Professor of Pediatrics (Anesthesia) at Harvard Medical School and Senior Associate in Cardiology and Anesthesia at Children’s Hospital Boston. He is board certified in anesthesiology, pediatrics, pediatric cardiology, and pediatric critical care medicine.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Anesthesiology, 1985
    Children's Hospital Boston
  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Cardiology, 1985
    Children's Hospital Boston
  • Residency Program, Anesthesiology, 1983
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Cardiology, 1981
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1980
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 1979
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • MD, 1978
    Yale University School of Medicine
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