About the Author

dcrippen
David Crippen
dcrippen
Blurbarian Since April 2010
Name David Crippen
My Web Site http://www.ccm-l.org
Location Pittsburgh, PA USA
Gender Male
My Occupation Neurocritical Care Physician
My Bio David W. Crippen, MD, FCCM is Professor of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA. He also holds a secondary appointment as Professor in the Department of Neurologic Surgery. He trained in general surgery, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Crippen is Co-Director of the Neuro-Intensive Care Unit at Presbyterian University Hospital. His clinical responsibilities include bedside and didactic teaching of critical care fellows, neurosurgical and neurological house staff, medical students and nursing staff. When not pursuing clinical duties, Dr. Crippen spends a lot of time on the Internet, plays guitar with rock band The CODES, rides one of three vintage 70's BMW Airhead motorcycles.