Katherine Berg, MD

Katherine Berg, MD

Associate Director, Center for Resuscitation Science

About Katherine Berg

Dr. Katherine Berg is a Pulmonary and Critical Care physician and Assistant Professor of Medicine at BIDMC. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and completed her Internal Medicine residency at Tufts Medical Center. She completed her fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Harvard Combined Program. Dr. Berg’s clinical investigations focus on metabolic resuscitation and oxygen consumption in shock states, including cardiac arrest and sepsis. She is currently Principal Investigator on the randomized trial of thiamine to improve oxygen consumption after in-hospital cardiac arrest (THICA) and a co-investigator on the trial of thiamine as a metabolic resuscitator after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (THACA) trial, as well as multiple other CRS studies. Dr. Berg serves as a member of the Advanced Life Support Task Force at the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation, and a member of the Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee (Science subcommittee) at the American Heart Association.

Topics for Talks by Katherine Berg

  • In-hospital cardiac arrest (management, guidelines, controversies)
  • Oxygen consumption in the critically ill
  • Metabolic resuscitation in sepsis and cardiac arrest

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