Joey Resch, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Joey Resch

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-301
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Jon Burke

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

MD, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH

Residency in Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals Program, Milwaukee, WI

Fellowship in Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

MS, Anatomy, Wright State University, Dayton, OH


Dr. Resch attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he received his bachelor's in molecular & cellular biology before pursuing a MS and his MD at Wright State University. He completed pediatric residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin followed by Critical Care fellowship at the University of Minnesota, where he joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor.

Dr. Resch has research interest in adjuvant therapies in the ICU, which includes an ongoing clinical study in opiate-sparing use of magnesium in post-operative patients. He has additional interest in student and resident education.

Awards & Recognition

  • Mark Snelling Fellow Teaching Award, University of Minnesota, 2021


Research Summary/Interests

Dr. Resch has research interests in pediatric analgesia, post-operative transplant care, and medical education. Currently helping run a clinical pilot study using magnesium sulfate as adjuvant analgesia in post-operative transplant recipients.


Joseph C. Resch, Sameh M. Said, Marie E. Steiner, Arif Somani. “Hirudotherapy for Neonatal Limb Ischemia During ECMO Support: A Word of Caution.” Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 2021, July; 36(7):2549-2557. Doi: 10.1111/jocs.15539. Epub 2021 Apr 3. PMID: 33811665.


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics- General