Rebecca Flint

Brian D. Kenney, MD, MPH, is the Surgical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Nationwide Children's Hospital and an Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is the Director of the Chest Wall Center which provides care for children and adolescents with pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum. Dr. Kenney is the Director of the ACGME-accredited fellowship program in Pediatric Surgical Critical Care. His clinical interests are in the care of critically ill pediatric surgical patients and in minimally invasive surgery of pediatric chest and abdominal conditions. His research interests are in clinical epidemiology, health services research, trauma and surgical critical care.


  • MD: Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
  • Internship: Royal Victoria Hospital / McGill University
  • Residency: Loyola University Medical Center
  • Residency: University of Toronto 
  • Fellowship: Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
  • Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children
  • Fellowship: Universite DeMontreal Hospital Sainte Justine

Research Interests

  • Surgical Quality Improvement 
  • Surgical Critical Care 
  • Outcomes research for Pediatric Trauma

Clinical profile