Dr. Khan’s research is at the critical intersection of acute illness and aging brain. He is a patient oriented-translational/clinical researcher with a principal focus on developing a biomarker profile among delirious patients in the intensive care unit to predict their long term cognitive, physical and psychological morbidity.

Dr. Babar Khan’s research is at the intersection of delirium in the intensive care unit (ICU) and the long-term complications experienced by millions of ICU survivors associated with the syndrome. His work is focused on developing innovative interventions to prevent and treat delirium based on an improved understanding of the translational aspects of delirium.


  • Intensive Care Unit Delirium

Subject Area:

  • Medicine.
Internal Medicine, Rheumatology/Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
MS, Indiana University, Clinical Research, 2010
MBBS, Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, 1999