Robert C. Hyzy, M.D.

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Director, Critical Care Medicine Unit
3916 Taubman Center
1500 E. Medical Center Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI  48109-5360
Phone: 734-936-5201

Administrative Contact

Sara Whisenant 734-936-5201



Areas of Interest

Research Interests:

Dr. Hyzy is an experience Critical Care trialist who has successfully conducted research studies in the areas ARDS, ventilator associated pneumonia, sepsis and delirium.  He has participated in several NIH sponsored critical care trials and was recently the PI of the Clinical Core of the NIH SCCOR in Acute Lung Injury at the University of Michigan.  He has also be active in the MHA Keystone ICU Collaborative, a ground breaking intensive care unit quality improvement initiative.

Clinical Interests:

Dr. Hyzy’s interests include the acute respiratory distress syndrome, mechanical ventilation, ventilator associated pneumonia and quality improvement in the intensive care unit.  In the pulmonary clinic Dr. Hyzy’s interests include interstitial lung diseases, asthma and chronic cough.

A profile is available at the U of M Health site.



  • 1982, M.D., New York University School Of Medicine


  • 1983-85, University of Michigan


  • 1989, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan


  • 1985, Internal Medicine;
  • 1989- present, Pulmonary Medicine
  • 1990- present, Critical Care Medicine

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