21726-Lutfi, Riad

Riad Lutfi, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Phase 2, Suite 4900
705 Riley Hospital Dr.

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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After completing his pediatric residency at West Virginia University and his fellowship at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Riad Lutfi, MD, joined the IU School of Medicine faculty in 2012.  He serves as Service Line Leader for the Pediatric Critical Care division.

Dr. Lutfi is an outstanding teacher, as recognized by medical students and residents.  His current research address the need to educate community hospital partners in the stabilization and transport of critically ill pediatric patients through the use of high fidelity medical simulation.  Dr. Lutfi finds tremendous rewards in the service he provides through international vocational congenital heart disease mission trips.  His work truly addresses all three components of the academic mission. 

Dr. Lutfi is active in all services provided by the section of Pediatric Critical Care, CVICU (cardiovascular intensive care unit), PICU (pediatric intensive care unit), sedation services and transport medicine. 

He and his wife enjoy giving back to the patient and family communities.    

Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • PICU Service Line Leader
  • Education
    2012 FEL Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
    2009 FEL Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship, University of Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    2008 RES Pediatric Residency, West Virginia University School of Medicine
    2003 MD University of Damascus
  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American Thoracic Society
    Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society
    Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
  • Clinical Interests

    Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care, Pediatric Critical Care Transport, Outreach Education.

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