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Jeffrey E. Nowak, MD


(612) 813-3300

Specialties: Critical Care, Pediatric

Professional History

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Medical Education

  • MD - Emory University School of Medicine


  • Residency - University of Minnesota Medical Center
  • Fellowship - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Fellowship - University of Minnesota Medical Center

Contact Information

Primary Location:

Childrens Respiratory and Critical Care Specialists
2530 Chicago AVE S STE 400
Minneapolis, MN 55404
(612) 813-3300

Personal Biography

Dr. Nowak grew up in Champaign, Illinois and attended medical school at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. He completed a residency in pediatrics at the University of Minnesota and then a fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. During his fellowship Dr. Nowak performed research in the areas of sepsis, inflammation, and blood stream infections in the pediatric intensive care unit. At Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota he is the site principal investigator for multi-site, nationwide clinical trials in the areas of septic shock and therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest. His clinical interests include optimizing the care of children with sepsis, shock and/or respiratory failure.