Department of
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Isabela C. Angelelli, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Director of Clinical Operations, Pediatric Sedation Service, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh (CHP)
  • Green Team Director, CHP

As Director of Clinical Operations for the Pediatric Sedation Service at CHP, Dr. Isabela Cajiao Angelelli strives for excellence in service through the incorporation of minimal sedation techniques and high-value care sedation practices. She is also skilled in pediatric emergency medicine. Her background includes bench research in immunogenetics at the University of Pennsylvania with Drs. Stephen Liebhaber and Nancy Cook and the Immunological Institute of Colombia with Dr. Manuel Elkin Patarroyo. Dr. Angelelli is also a community and environmental advocate, leading reforestation efforts in the city and its surroundings and serving as the Director for the CHP Green Team.

Education & Training

  • Pediatric Residency, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • MD, Javeriana University Medical School