Meet The Pediatric Critical Care Team

The Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Division manages the University of Maryland's Children's Hospital's Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), a 10-bed facility that provides state-of-the-art multidisciplinary critical care for young patients with life-threatening medical and surgical conditions. The division also maintains an 14-bed pediatric intermediate care unit to care for children with special needs or who require close monitoring.


Adnan Tariq Bhutta, MBBS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division Head, Pediatric Critical Care


Jason Custer, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director, PICU


Nan A. Garber, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director, Maryland ExpressCare for Kids
Director, Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship Program



Dayanand N. Bagdure, MBBS, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


Cortney Foster, DO
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


E. Ana Lia Graciano, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics



Adrian Holloway, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


Liliana Simon, MS, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


L. Kyle Walker, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics