The Department of Pediatrics is pleased to welcome James S. Killinger, M.D. to the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Killinger is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. His clinical responsibilities include caring for children at the Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health as well as Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, where he serves as the Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.
Dr. Killinger graduated from Jefferson Medical College in 2001, and completed his residency training at The Children's Hospital and Research Center at Oakland in 2004. He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital in in 2007, where he was named Fellow of the Year. From 2007 - 2013, he served on the faculty of The Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Children's Hospital at Montefiore) as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the PCCM Fellowship Training Program.
His research interests are in myocardial dysfunction in varying clinical states such as post-bypass and septic shock.
Contact Dr. Killinger
Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 212-746-3056