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Elizabeth Nocera, D.O.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 275-8138

Office: (585) 275-8138

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Professional Background

Elizabeth Nocera is a native of Western New York. She received her undergraduate degree from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY. After earing her medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine she completed her Pediatric Residency and Chief Residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. During that time she took an active role in resident and medical student education, she and her co-chief residents created a noon conference curriculum, and she ran the simulation program for the pediatric residency program. Elizabeth completed her Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She is board certified in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care. She worked as a Pediatric Intensivist in Indianapolis, IN before joining our faculty this year. Elizabeth’s interests include teaching, transporting critically ill children, and simulation. She is the Medical Director of the Pediatric Critical Care Transport Team.



  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics


DO | Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2011 - 06/24/2014
Residency in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/16/2010 - 06/30/2011
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Outstanding Teacher Award
Sponsor: Pediatric Residency Program at Peyton Manning Children's Hospita
Location: Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St Vincent

2014 - 2015
Strong Star
Sponsor: URMC
Location: Rochester, NY

Outstanding Intern Award
Sponsor: URMC
Location: Rochester, NY

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Journal Articles

E. Nocera; L. Daugherty; R. Angona; B. Tensini; H. Wang; G. Alfieris; J. Cholette. "Reinfusion Of Cell Saver For Up To 24 Hours Post-Collection Does Not Increase Risk Of Infection." Critical Care Medicine. 2016; 44(12): 225.

E. Biondi; M. Leonard; E. Nocera; C. Rui; A. Jyoti; B. Alverson. ""Tempering Pediatric Hospital Supervision Of Residents Improves Admission Process Efficiency Without Decreasing Quality Of Care."". The Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2014; 9(2): 106-110.

E. Nocera; S. Murthy; J. Stern; S. Tomek; L. Daugherty; F. Gensini; C. Christie; A. Hinkle. ""Aortic-Valve Gonococcal Endocarditis In A Pediatric Patient Requiring Root Replacement & Post-Operative ECMO"." Critical Care Medicine. 2012; 40(12): 328.