Firas Abdulmajeed, MD, ChB

Assistant Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Neurology

Contact Information

abdulmajeedfn2[at]upmc.edu
412-232-7341

Administrative Contact:
Michelle Brungo

Education & Training

The University of Baghdad/College of Medicine
Residency: Canton Medical Education Foundation, Canton, OH, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Virginia, Neurocritical Care

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Quality improvement projects
  • RT initiatives for Neurovascular patients


Abdulmajeed F, Carpenter M, Boutros N. Dexmedetomidine (DEX) as a Monotherapy in Treating Delirium Tremens (DTs). Chest. 2013 Oct 1;144(4):367A.

Abdulmajeed F, Mithqal A, Nathan B. Neurological infections diseases. In: The NeuroICU Board Review, McGraw-Hill Education. 2017

Co-Director of the Medical/Neuro ICU at UPMC Mercy
Clinical Co-Director of the Tele-Neurocritical Care Service

Ake N. Grenvik, MD, PhD Faculty of the Year Award, 2017-2018 AND 2018-2019
The Andre J. Ognibene, MD Award for Outstanding Third Year Resident, 2012-2013
Aultman Critical Care Service Award, Excellence in Critical Care, 2012-2013