Marie Nader, MD, FAAP is a Pediatric Intensivist in the Division of Pediatric Critical Care at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Nader interests include education and simulation locally and in Global Health. Most recently her interest expanded to include distance and virtual simulation in Global Health. In her free time, Dr. Nader enjoys traveling, hiking and cooking. 


American University of Beirut


University of Florida, College of Medicine


Yale New Haven Hospital

University of California at San Francisco

American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

  • Nader, M., Bonde, P., Massaro, S., Giuliano, J. S., Jr, & Shah, N. (2022). The Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation As a Bridge to Bone Marrow Transplantation in a Patient With High-risk Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 10.1097/MPH.0000000000002567. Advance online publication. PMID: 36219701 
  • Chahine, E. M., Ramly, E. P., Marston, A. P., Teng, S. N., Nader, M., Kassam, S. N., Kantar, R. S., & Hamdan, U. S. (2022). Quality Assurance Standards for Outreach Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Repair Programs in Low-Resource Settings. The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, 10556656221074883. Advance online publication. PMID: 35179415 
  • Nader, M., Tasdelen-Teker, G., DeStephens, A. J., Lampotang, S., Prelipcean, I., Smith, R. D., Bortcosh, W. H., Chiriboga Salazar, N. R., Martinez Schlurmann, N. I., Hamdan, U. S., & Munoz Pareja, J. M. (2022). Simulation Use in Outreach Setting: A Novel Approach to Building Sustainability. Simulation in healthcare : journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare17(1), e136–e140. PMID: 33600139 
  • Kantar, R. S., Chahine, E. M., Alfonso, A. R., Nader, M. K., Annan, B., Haddad, A. G., & Hamdan, U. S. (2020). International Cleft Surgery Educational Initiatives: Ethical Challenges and Solutions. The Journal of craniofacial surgery31(8), 2379–2380. PMID: 33136899 
  • Kantar, R. S., Ramly, E. P., Almas, F., Patel, K. G., Rogers-Vizena, C. R., Roche, N. A., Zgheib, E., Munoz-Pareja, J. C., Nader, M. K., Kummer, A. W., Flores, R. L., Van Aalst, J. A., & Hamdan, U. S. (2019). Sustainable Cleft Care Through Education: The First Simulation-Based Comprehensive Workshop in the Middle East and North Africa Region. The Cleft palate- craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association56(6), 735–743. PMID: 30426759