Critical Care

Matthew Ledoux, MD

Matthew Ledoux, MD

Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Board Eligible, Pediatric Critical Care; American Board of Pediatrics; Board Eligible, American Board of Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Virginia
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University / Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Ancillary Roles: Section Head, Pediatric Critical Care; Medical Director, ECMO; Director, Sedation
William Novotny, MD

William Novotny, MD

Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certification: Pediatric Critical Care; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Buffalo
Residency: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Medical School: Medical College of Ohio - Cardinal Glennon Hospital for Children
Khanh Nguyen, MD

Khanh Nguyen, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatric Critical Care
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowships: Washington University / St. Louis Children's Hospital, MO; Loma Linda University Medical Center, CA
Residency: Loma Linda University Medical Center, CA
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School, VA
Ancillary Role: Pediatric Sedationist
Ronald M. Perkin, MD, MA

Ronald M. Perkin, MD, MA

Professor and Chairman

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Sleep Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics; Pediatric Critical Care; Sleep Medicine
Fellowships: Children's Medical Center - Dallas, Texas; Critical Care Loma Linda University Medical Center - Clinical Ethics
Residencies: Children’s Medical Center – Dallas, Texas – Pediatrics; Loma Linda University Medical Center – Sleep Disorders
Medical School: University of South Florida College of Medicine
Graduate School(s): Loma Linda University Graduate School, MA in Biomedical and Clinical Ethics
Research Interests: Ethical issues in Pediatrics, Pediatric sleep-disordered breathing, Pediatric Trauma, and Pediatric shock
Ancillary Roles: Department Chair; Co-Director, Vidant Children’s Hospital
Jeffrey Schmidt, MD

Jeffrey Schmidt, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Pediatric Critical Care; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin: Pediatric Critical Care
Residency: Arkansas Children’s Hospital: Pediatrics
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Science
Research Interests: Systemic Inflammatory Response; Neuropharm
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Judith Ugale-Wilson, MD, FAAP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certification: Pediatric Critical Care; American Board of Pediatrics; American Board of Medicine
Fellowships: Wayne State University-Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI
Residency: Wayne State University-Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI
Medical School: University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Nina Verdino, MD

Nina Verdino, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Board Eligible, Pediatric Critical Care; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University / Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, St. Maarten
Beatrice Zepeda, MD

Beatrice Zepeda, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Board Eligible, Pediatric Critical Care; Board Eligible, American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center
Residency: Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital / Michigan State University
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University