David T. Huang, MD, MPH

Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Emergency Medicine

Contact Information


Administrative Contact:
Meghan Buck

Education & Training

BS, Nutrition Science, Cornell University, 1994
MD, New York Medical College, 1998
Residency, Emergency Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, 2001
Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 2003
NIH T32 Research Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 2004
MPH, University of Pittsburgh, 2004

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Clinical trials
  • Resuscitation and biomarkers of sepsis
  • Neuromuscular blockade and ARDS
  • Emergency department and intensive care unit collaboration

Huang DT, Yealy DM, Filbin MR, Brown AM, Chang CC, Doi Y, Donnino MW, Fine J, Fine MJ, Fischer MA, Holst JM. Procalcitonin-Guided Use of Antibiotics for Lower Respiratory Tract Infection. New England Journal of Medicine. 2018 May 20.

Huang DT, Angus DC, Moss M, Thompson BT, Ferguson ND, Ginde A, Gong MN, Gundel S, Hayden DL, Hite RD, Hou PC. Design and rationale of the reevaluation of systemic early neuromuscular blockade trial for acute respiratory distress syndrome. Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2017 Jan;14(1):124-33.

ProCESS Investigators. A randomized trial of protocol-based care for early septic shock. New England Journal of Medicine. 2014 May 1;370(18):1683-93.

Huang DT, Osborn TM, Gunnerson KJ, Gunn SR, Trzeciak S, Kimball E, Fink MP, Angus DC, Dellinger RP, Rivers EP, Society of Critical Care Medicine. Critical care medicine training and certification for emergency physicians. Annals of emergency medicine. 2005 Sep 1;46(3):217-23.

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Director, Multidisciplinary Acute Care Research Organization (MACRO)
Faculty member, CRISMA
Director, CISMA Center Administrative Core
Associate Medical Director, Transplant Intensive Care Unit, UPMC Presbyterian-Montefiore

Fellow of the Year, American Academy of Emergency Medicine Resident, 2002
Young Investigator Award, American College of Emergency Physicians Emergency Medicine Foundation, 2006
Peter Reizenstein Prize, International Society for Quality in Health Care, 2010
Clinical Research Achievement Award (for ProCESS trial; co-investigator), 2015