Ricardo Garcia Branco

Ricardo Garcia Branco FRCPCH,MD,PhD

Attending Physician Years Of Experience: 21
  • About the Physician

    Dr Branco joined Sidra Medicine in November of 2018 as a Physician in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). He has an expertise Pediatric Critical Care and NeuroCritical care, with research interest in the stress response to acute and critical illness. Dr Branco has lectured in multiple international meetings and conferences.

    He is Co-chairs the Sidra Clinical Effectiveness and Clinical Audit groups at Sidra.

    Languages Spoken

    English, Portuguese, Spanish

    Years Of Experience
    • Medical doctor (MD), Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil. 2000
    • Pediatric Residency, Hospital Sao Lucas PUCRS, Brazil. 2003
    • Pediatric Critical Care Residency, Hospital Sao Lucas PIUCRS, Brazil. 2004
    • Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship, Cambridge University Hospitals, UK. 2010
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Cambridge, UK. 2011
    • Sidra Medicine, Qatar
    Areas of Interest
    • Translational Medicine, Neurocritical care, Genetics of critical illness, Stress response to critical care, Nutrition and Endocrinology of Critical illness, Sepsis.
    Educational Interests
    • Postgraduate medical education
    • Supervision of MsC/PhD students
    Medical Publications

    Over 50 manuscripts in Peer reviewed Journals: