Dr. Ferrante is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, CT, USA. There, she concurrently completed a clinical fellowship in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine and a research fellowship in Geriatric Clinical Epidemiology before joining the faculty in 2015. Dr. Ferrante’s NIH-funded research program centers on understanding and improving the functional outcomes of critically ill older adults. Her work has been recognized most recently with the inaugural Arti Hurria Memorial Award for Emerging Investigators in Internal Medicine (2019) and a 2018 ANZICS Intensive Care Global Rising Star award. From a clinical perspective, Dr. Ferrante is an attending physician in the Medical Intensive Care Unit of Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH) and the physician lead of the STEPS-ICU Early Mobilization Program.