John Brittelli MS, RRT-NPS, RPFT
Clinical Assistant Professor
Professor Brittelli earned both a Bachelor of Science degree in Respiratory Care and a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Policy and Management at Stony Brook University. John has been working in the profession since 1982 and started his career at University Hospital at Stony Brook. Professor Brittelli later joined private industry and held numerous administrative positions in home health care. He was the founder of two home medical equipment companies that served adults and children who were technologically dependent at home. John was later offered the opportunity to start-up a 40-bed ventilator unit at a chronic care facility, the largest in Suffolk County. John is currently responsible for teaching cardiopulmonary physiology, pulmonary diagnostics, and advanced respiratory care techniques. He also provides instruction for students in the Polysomnographic Technology Program and is the research coordinator for the department. John is the current Chair of the New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions, Respiratory Therapy Board. He is also part of an interdisciplinary team at Stony Brook that holds 3 patent pending applications for breakthrough medical technology products.