Peter Clardy, MD
Peter Clardy, MD
Rabkin Fellow in Medical Education
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Attending Physician, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship Project: Peer Observation in the ICU
Dr. Clardy is an Attending Physician in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where he has served as the Director of Medical Intensive Care since 2006. Dr. Clardy is an honors graduate of Yale College, where he majored in the History of Science and Medicine. Following a year working in Northwest New Mexico for the Indian Health Service, he attended the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to AOA. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, and received his fellowship training in the Harvard Combined Program in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. Following completion of his postgraduate training, he joined the faculty at BIDMC and was named Deputy Editor for Pulmonary and Critical Care at UpToDate, Inc, a computer-based reference for physicians.
Since 2005, Dr. Clardy has been based solely at BIDMC, where his clinical and research efforts have been focused on management of severe infection, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), and quality improvement programs and communication in the ICU. His Rabkin project is focused on of the development of a model for peer evaluation and feedback of teaching on rounds in the ICU. His efforts in teaching trainees at all levels have been recognized with numerous teaching awards, including the Robert C. Moellering, Jr. MD Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Clinical Care, the Herrman L. Blumgart Faculty Award for Housestaff Education and Development, and the S. Robert Stone Award for Excellence in Teaching. He is a member of the Academy at HMS and BIDMC, and was recently named the Program Director for the Harvard Combined Program in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, which is supported by Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.