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Pediatric Critical Care Providers

Dr. Giovanna Carprirolo

Giovanna Caprirolo, MD

Dr. Giovanna Caprirolo is an associate professor of clinical pediatrics with SIU School of Medicine. She provides care of patients that are admitted to the pediatric critical care unit in Springfield and is a member of SIU Medicine, the medical school’s practice group.

Dr. Caprirolo completed her fellowship in pediatric critical care at the Medical College of Wisconsin Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee (2012) and her residency in pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine (2009). She earned her medical degree at the Universidad Mayor de San Simon in Bolivia (2004).

Dr. Caprirolo is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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Dr. Ryan Majcina

Ryan Majcina, MD

Ryan Majcina, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine. He is also a member of SIU Medicine, the medical school’s group practice. Before joining SIU, Majcina worked as a pediatric intensivist at Mercy Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, MO. He completed a pediatric critical care fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (2014). He completed a pediatric residency at John’s Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD, in 2009 after earning his medical degree at SIU School of Medicine in Springfield (2006). Majcina graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame (2002). He is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

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Kimberly Powel, MD

Kimberly Powell, MD, is an assistant professor of pediatrics at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. She is also a member of SIU Medicine, the medical school’s group practice. Before joining SIU, Powell worked as a general pediatric hospitalist at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where she also completed a pediatric critical care fellowship (2016). She completed a residency at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia after earning her medical degree at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (2011, 2008). Powell earned a bachelor’s degree at the University of Chicago (2004). Board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, she is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

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Kendra Woods, MD

Dr. Kendra Woods is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine. She is also a member of SIU HealthCare, the medical school’s group practice. Before joining SIU, Dr. Woods worked as a pediatric intensivist at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA, and at Mercy Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, MO. She completed a pediatric critical care fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh (2017) where she was chief fellow.  She completed a pediatric residency also at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh (2013) where she was chief resident (2014).  She earned her medical degree at SIU School of Medicine in Springfield, IL (2010). She graduated valedictorian with a bachelor’s degree from Truman State University in Kirksville, MO (2006). She is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine.  She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

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