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Ryan W. Carroll, MD, MPH

  • Phone: 617-724-4381
Departments
Department of Pediatrics

Specialties

  • Critical Care Center
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Critical Care Medicine/PICU
Clinical Interests
Severe malaria
Pediatric critical care development
Global health
Appropriate medical technology development
Peer coaching
Post-operative care in low- and middle-income settings
Inhaled nitric oxide and physiology
Technology and patient interfaces
Medicine, engineering, and entrepreneur interface
Program development in developing countries
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Ben-Gurion University Medical School
MPH, Loma Linda University School of Public Health
Residency, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Fellowship, Children's Memorial Hospital
Board Certifications
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Patient Age Group
Pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Yes

BiographyDr. Carroll holds an MPH in International Health and an MD with a focus in International Health.  His clinical practice is mainly in the pediatric ICU at MGHfC and he maintains research efforts in the pathophysiology of severe malaria and appropriate medical technology development for low- and middle-income country settings.  He divides his time between Boston, Uganda, India, and South America.

Research

Ryan Carroll is a faculty member with the division of Pediatric Critical Care at MGH.  His clinical research is on the pathophysiology of cerebral malaria and he works closely with our partners at the Mbarara University of Science and Technology in Uganda.  They have just completed a phase II clinical trial on the safety and efficacy of inhaled nitric oxide for pediatric patients with cerebral malaria in Uganda.  He is a research fellow with the Anesthesia Center for Critical Care Research at MGH and leads an affordable critical care device development team.

Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed

Bergmark B, Bergmark R, De Beaudrap P, Boum Y, Mwanga-Amumpaire J, Carroll R, Zapol W. Inhaled Nitric Oxide and Cerebral Malaria: Basis of a Strategy for Buying Time for Pharmacotherapy. Pediatr Infect Dis J. December 2012; 31(12): e250 ? 254.

Ackerman H, Carroll R. Casals-Pascual C. A better biomarker for cerebral malaria: In the eyes of the beheld?  Editorial. Crit Care Med. May 2012; 40(3): 1018 ? 1020.

Ryan W. Carroll, Wainwright MS, Kim K-Y, Kidambi T, G?mez ND, et al.  A rapid murine coma and behavior scale for quantitative assessment of murine cerebral malaria. PLoS ONE. 2010; 5(10): e13124. 

Research of Ryan Carroll, MD, MPH

Drs. Warren Zapol and Ryan Carroll of the Anesthesiology Center for Critical Care Research and are currently leading a phase II clinical trial in the safety and efficacy of inhaled nitric oxide as an adjunctive treatment for pediatric patients with cerebral malaria in Uganda (ClinicalTrial.gov: NCT01388842).

Pediatric Critical Care Unit
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-4381
Phone 2: 773-332-8178
Fax: 617-724-4391

Pediatric Critical Care Unit
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-4381
Phone 2: 773-332-8178
Fax: 617-724-4391

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