Briana Therese Short, MD

Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, more

Locations and Appointments

CUIMC/Milstein Hospital Building

177 Ft. Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
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About Briana Therese Short, MD

Dr. Short earned her undergraduate degree from Fordham University and MD from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine residency and chief residency at University of Maryland Medical Center and her Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship training at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. She is the Associate Program Director of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship. Her main clinical and research interests include Extracorporeal Life Support, mechanical ventilation, and medical education. She focuses on wellbeing and resilience within the intensive care unit.

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Specialties & Expertise

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Critical Care
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Intensive Care
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sepsis


  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Internship: University of Maryland Medical Center

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital

Awards & Honors

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Ewig Clinical Scholar, 2021-2023
  • Excellence in Clinical Teaching - Fellow of the Year, Columbia University
  • Gold Humanism Honors Society
  • Honors in Bioethics, Loyola University
  • Outstanding Senior Resident Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Maryland School of Medicine

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