Kamal Abulebda, M.D.

Kamal Abulebda, M.D.

Assist Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Medical Director of Sedation Services





Pediatric Critical Care

Areas of Interest

Medical simulation

Dr. Kamal Abulebda joined our group after completing fellowships in both pediatric critical care and medical simulation. He is the Director of Sedation Services. In his free time, Kamal enjoys being active.


2005 MD, University of Aleppo
2011 Pediatric Internship and Residency, Louisiana State University Health Science Center
2014 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
2014 Medical Simulation Fellowship, Cincinnati Children’s Center for Simulation and Research


Research & Grants


Representative Publications

1. Chima, R., K. Abulebda, and S. Jodele Clinical Review Article; Advances in Critical Care of the pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant ,In, Pediatr Clin North Am. 2013 Jun. PMID: 23639663[PubMed]

2. Abulebda, K., N.Z. Cvijanovich, N.J. Thomas, G.L. Allen. N. Anas, M.T. Bigham, M. Hall, R.J. Freishtat, A. Sen, K. Meyer, P.A. Checchia, T.P. Shanley, J. Nowak, M. Quasney, S.L. Weiss, A. Chopra, S. Banschbach, E. Beckman, C.J. Lindsell, and H.R. Wong. Post-intensive care unit admission fluid balance and pediatric septic shock outcomes: A risk-stratified analysis. published in critical care medicine journal Crit Care Med. 2013 Oct 18, PMID:24145842