Brian Rosenfeld

Executive Vice-President, Clinical Excellence Office

As the inventor of tele-ICU and the co-founder of VISICU (eICU) Dr Rosenfeld has one of the longest and deepest views of video for acute patient care.  Dr.Rosenfeld was a practicing intensivist and Associate Professor of Anesthesia, Medicine and Surgery at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; where he directed two ICUs and maintained a laboratory focused on perioperative clinical issues. 

The first continuous tele-ICU Program was performed at Johns Hopkins Bayview and following the remarkable results obtained became the genesis for VISICU. Dr Rosenfeld was with VISICU from 1998 through 2017 during which he participated in their IPO in 2006 and then sale to Philips Electronics in 2008. Dr Rosenfeld has been honored by the ATA with two awards of excellence and he is on other health care boards. 

Dr Rosenfeld obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh with honors biology. He then received his MD from Temple University School of Medicine. Following graduation, he trained in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Anesthesia and Critical Care at Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He has first authored over 50 scientific publications and book chapters and he has over 20 US and international patents.