Laurence Katz, MD

Professor of Emergency Medicine

Laurence Katz, MD

Laurence Katz, MD




Medical School
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Internal Medicine
New England Deaconess-Harvard Medical School

Emergency Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Resuscitation Research
International Resuscitation Research Center-Pittsburgh

Board Certifications
American Board of Emergency Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine


Professional Societies and Memberships

  • Co-Director, Carolina Resuscitation research Group
  • Member: Code Committee
  • Member: Promotion and Tenure Committee


Research Interests

  • Cerebral Resuscitation
  • Thermoregulation
  • Therpeutic hypothermia
  • Regulated hypothermia
  • Hibernation
  • Hemorrhagic shock
  • Blood substitutes
  • Exercise and healthy brain aging
  • Pediatric TBI
  • Brain imaging (MRI, DTI, etc)
  • Infrared imaging
  • Resident education


Special Interests

  • Piano
  • Triathlons
  • kitties