Michael W. Donnino, MD
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Elected 2022

Dr. Donnino is the Founder and Director of the Center for Resuscitation Science (CRS), Vice Chair of Resuscitation Science for the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Emergency Department, and Director of Faculty Research Development. He is a Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Donnino is author of over 250 manuscripts including many in high-impact journals such as the NEJM, JAMA, the British Medical Journal, and Circulation. He has been funded continuously over the past decade with support from the NIH, AHA, and other grants. His expertise spans the range of translational research in resuscitation science with a particular expertise in clinical trials and metabolism. On an international level, he served as Vice-Chair and member of the Advanced Cardiac Life Support Committee for the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR). In addition, he served as Vice Chair and member of the American Heart Association ACLS guidelines writing group and was the senior author on multiple American Heart Association resuscitation guidelines. Dr. Donnino has a strong commitment to mentoring the full-range of investigators from pre-medical students to junior faculty and is the recipient of the NIH Mentoring Award (K24) as well as the program director of the only national NIH T32 award focused on resuscitation science.