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Michael L. Cannon, MD

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Michael L. Cannon, MD

Michael L. Cannon, MD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology


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Contact Information


  • American Academy of Pediatrics

  • North Carolina Pediatric Society

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • NPI: 1578540076

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Resuscitation, Pediatric Trauma, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Critically Ill and Injured Children, Pediatric Sedation

Education & Training

  • BS

    1983 - East Carolina University

  • MS

    1988 - East Carolina University

  • MD

    1992 - East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine

  • Internship

    1993 - Pediatrics: Eastern Virginia Medical School Affiliated Hospitals

  • Residency

    1995 - Pediatrics: Eastern Virginia Medical School Affiliated Hospitals

  • Fellowship

    1998 - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Duke University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Critical Care Medicine


Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Intensive Care Units, Pediatric, Intubation, Intratracheal, Critical Illness, Registries, Conscious Sedation

Recent Publications

  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest Due to Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in a Child.
    McCrory MC, Wang SS, Shetty AK, McLean TW, Lantz PE, Cannon ML. J Emerg Med. 2018 Nov; 55(5):e119-e123.
    Michael C. McCrory, MD, MS, Sophia S. Wang, MD, Avinash K. Shetty, MD, Thomas W. McLean, MD, Patrick E. Lantz, MD, and Michael L. Cannon, MD. The Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2018 Jan; 1;
  • Kids are not small adults; however, both can be challenging.
    Cannon ML. Crit. Care Med. 2013 Mar; 41(3):932-3.
  • Protocol-driven sedation: will both the patient and physician be more comfortable?.
    Cannon ML. Crit. Care Med. 2011 Apr; 39(4):887-8.
  • An unusual case of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in a pediatric patient.
    Moore WN, Cannon ML, O'Neill JC. J Emerg Med. 2011 Mar; 40(3):283-6.
  • Lactobacillus sepsis associated with probiotic therapy.
    Land MH, Rouster-Stevens K, Woods CR, Cannon ML, Cnota J, Shetty AK. Pediatrics. 2005 Jan; 115(1):178-81.
  • Cavernous sinus thrombosis complicating sinusitis.
    Cannon ML, Antonio BL, McCloskey JJ, Hines MH, Tobin JR, Shetty AK. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2004 Jan; 5(1):86-8.
  • Unconscious sedation in children: a prospective multi-arm clinical trial.
    Bauman LA, Cannon ML, McCloskey J, Allen S, James RL, Tobin JR, Politis GD. Paediatr Anaesth. 2002 Oct; 12(8):674-9.
  • Intraosseous access and infusion.
    Cannon M. Fundamental Principles and Practice of Anaesthesia. Hutton P, Cooper GMN, James FM III, Butterworth J. 2002 Jan; 1; :1025-1027.
  • Pediatr Crit Care Med.
    Cannon ML, Bauman LA. Pulmonary hemosiderosis in scimitar syndrome after prolonged management of pulmonary hypertension. 2001 Jan; 1; (2):274-279.

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