Yuliya Domnina, MD

Assistant Professor of Critical Care Medicine

Contact Information


Administrative Contact:
Kathy Russo

Education & Training

RN, Vladimir Medical College, Russia 1990
MD, Ivanovo and Nizhniy Novgorod State Medical Academics, Russia 1996
Residency, City Children’s Hospital, Vladimir, Russia 1997
Residency, Woodhull Medical Center, 2003
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 2006
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Medicine, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2007

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Quality improvement
  • Benchmarking using local and national databases
  • Artificial intelligence translation into clinical practice

Wolf MS, Sharma MS, Domnina YA. In‐Line CRRT via Centrifugal Flow RVAD for Management of AKI During Mechanical Circulatory Support of End‐Stage Heart Disease. Artificial organs. 2018 Feb;42(2):240-1.

Buckley JR, Graham EM, Gaies M, Alten JA, Cooper DS, Costello JM, Domnina Y, Klugman D, Pasquali SK, Donohue JE, Zhang W. Clinical epidemiology and centre variation in chylothorax rates after cardiac surgery in children: a report from the Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium. Cardiology in the Young. 2017 Nov;27(9):1678-85.

Trakas E, Domnina Y, Panigrahy A, Baust T, Callahan PM, Morell VO, Munoz R, Bell MJ, Sanchez-de-Toledo J. Serum neuronal biomarkers in neonates with congenital heart disease undergoing cardiac surgery. Pediatric neurology. 2017 Jul 1;72:56-61.

Alten JA, Rahman AKMF, Zaccagni HJ, Shin A, Cooper DS, Blinder JJ, Retzloff L, Aban IB, Graham EM7, Zampi J, Domnina Y, Gaies MG. The Epidemiology of Healthcare-associated Infections in Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Units. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2018 Aug; 37(8):768-772. 

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Director of Quality, Pediatric Cardiac ICU
Program Director, Pediatric Cardiac Recovery

Pittsburgh Parent’s Kids’ Best Doctor, 2018