Hallie Prescott

Dr. Hallie Prescott, MD, MSc is an Associate Professor at University of Michigan. She is a pulmonary and critical care physician, and practices clinically in the intensive care units at the University of Michigan and the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs hospitals. She is co-chair of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines, a council member of the International Sepsis Forum, and leader of a 69-hospital sepsis quality improvement initiative in Michigan sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. Additionally, she served as a subject matter expert for the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Hospital Sepsis Program Core Elements.

Dr. Prescott’s research program focuses on the measurement, management, and outcomes of sepsis, with a particular focus on longer-term outcomes and recovery. Her research has been funded by US National Institutes of Health, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. She has published over 130 original research manuscripts, including in leading journals such as JAMANew England Journal of MedicineBritish Medical Journal, and American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Her research has been cited over 20,000 times, and she has earned numerous awards for her research including the 2024 American Thoracic Society mid-career achievement award.


Sepsis Alliance Institute

“Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock 2021.” Critical Care Medicine