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Michael Tatusov, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

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Additional Title:

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Section of Critical Care and Trauma


UM Prince George's Hospital Center 3001 Hospital Dr, Cheverly, MD 20785

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Education and Training



2004    B.S., Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland, College Park

2009    M.D., Drexel University College of Medicine


Post Graduate Training and Education


2009-2010       Internship, Yale University

2010-2012       Residency, Yale University

2014-2017       Fellowship, MedStar Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University



Dr. Michael Tatusov is an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine, Section of Critical Care and Trauma. He is a graduate of the Drexel University College of Medicine and received his residency training at Yale University. He completed his fellowship training at Georgetown University/Medstar Washington Hospital Center.

Current interest include resident education, ICU quality improvement, as well as advancements in the treatment of sepsis and respiratory failure. 

Research/Clinical Keywords

Resident Education, Sepsis, Respiratory Failure, ICU Quality Improvement

Highlighted Publications

1. Tatusov, M., Reddy S., Federman DG. Pyogenic granuloma: yet another motorcycle peril. Postgrad Med. 2012 Nov;124(6):124-6.

2. Tatusov, M., Mazer-Amirshahi, M., Nelson L, Pines J. 6 Things Every EP Needs to Know About K2/Spice & the Synthetic Cannabinoid Epidemic. Emergency Physician Monthly. 2015 Oct 23.

3. Tatusov, M., Joseph, JJ., Cuneo, BM. A case report of malignant obesity hypoventilation syndrome: A weighty problem in our ICUs. Respir Med Case Rep. 2017; 20: 38–41.

4. Tatusov, M., Mazer-Amirshahi, M., Abbasi, A., Goyal, M. Clinical Effects of Reported Synthetic Cannabinoid Exposure in Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. Submitted for Publication to Critical Care Medicine.

Clinical Specialty Details

Critical Care, Trauma, and Pulmonary Medicine

Awards and Affiliations

2007    Drexel Community Service Citation

2009    AOA Medical Honor Society

2009    Medical Humanities Scholar at Drexel University

2011    Johnson and Johnson Global Health Scholar

Professional Activity

American College of Chest Physicians

Society of Critical Care Medicine