Amalia L Cochran

Amalia L Cochran, M.D.

Clinical Professor

Department: MD-SURGERY-BURN/WOUND CLINIC
Business Phone: (352) 273-5667
Business Email: amalia.cochran@ufl.edu

About Amalia L Cochran

Amalia Cochran, MD, is a clinical professor in the UF Department of Surgery’s division of acute care surgery. She received her medical degree from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, and completed her residency at the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City. Prior to joining UF, she completed two research fellowships at Intermountain Injury Control and the Association for Surgical Education. Dr. Cochran completed her fellowship in burns and critical care at Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Galveston, Texas.

Dr. Cochran is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery and surgical critical care. She is a member of the American Burn Association, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, American Surgical Associations, Association for Surgical Educations, Association for Women Surgeons, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Society of University Surgeons, Western Surgical Association and is a senior member of the Association for Academic Surgery.

Accomplishments

Distinguished Master Educator
2019 · Association for Surgical Education
Excellence in Education
2019 · The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Outstanding Alumnus
2016 · Texas A&M University College of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

Subspecialties
  • Critical Care Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Burns
  • Burns – resources
  • Frostbite
  • Traumatic Injury

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-4285-8630

Publications

2022
All Politics Are Local: A Single Institution Investigation of the Educational Impact of Residents and Fellows Working Together
Journal of Surgical Research. 271:82-90 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2021.10.024. [PMID] 34856456.
2022
Career Advancement for Surgeon-Educators:Findings from a Modified Delphi Process
Journal of Surgical Education. 79(1):173-178 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2021.06.018.
2022
Surgical Outcomes Should Know No Identity-The Case for Equity Between Patients and Surgeons.
JAMA surgery. 157(2):156-157 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2021.6367. [PMID] 34878505.
2022
The current diversity, equity, and inclusion climate of the Association for Surgical Education
Global Surgical Education – Journal of the Association for Surgical Education. 1(1) [DOI] 10.1007/s44186-022-00023-2.
2022
The long game: Evolution of clinical decision making throughout residency and fellowship
The American Journal of Surgery. 223(2):266-272 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.03.023. [PMID] 33752873.
2021
A Novel Operative Coaching Program for General Surgery Chief Residents Improves Operative Efficiency.
Journal of surgical education. 78(4):1097-1102 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2020.12.006. [PMID] 33358340.
2021
Artificial intelligence and gender bias in hiring surgeons and beyond
The American Journal of Surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.10.009. [PMID] 34657722.
2021
Education Morbidity and Mortality: Reviving Intraoperative Teaching and Learning.
The Journal of surgical research. 264:462-468 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2021.02.044.
2021
Efficiency of Increasing Prospective Resident Entrustment in the Operating Room.
The Journal of surgical research. 261:236-241 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.12.033. [PMID] 33460968.
2021
Evaluation of leadership curricula in general surgery residency programs.
American journal of surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.05.012.
2021
Has the Physician’s White Coat Seen Its Day?
JAMA network open. 4(7) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.19881. [PMID] 34328506.
2021
Nurses Can Resuscitate.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 42(2):167-170 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/iraa153.
2021
Predicting prospective resident entrustment: From evaluation to action.
American journal of surgery. 222(3):536-540 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.01.020.
2021
Recognizing Intersectionality-The Association of Gender, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, and Race With Social Experience.
JAMA surgery. 156(10) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2021.3201. [PMID] 34319390.
2021
SRQR and COREQ Reporting Guidelines for Qualitative Studies.
JAMA surgery. 156(9):875-876 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2021.0525. [PMID] 33825809.
2021
Unmasking bias and perception of lead surgeons in the operating room: A simulation based study.
American journal of surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.07.015. [PMID] 34373086.
2020
An improved patient safety reporting system increases reports of disruptive behavior in the perioperative setting.
American journal of surgery. 219(1):21-26 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.05.012. [PMID] 31151660.
2020
Career Satisfaction and Burnout in Surgery-The Complex Interplay of Self-care, Work Life, and Home Life.
JAMA surgery. 155(8):750-751 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.1351. [PMID] 32579153.
2020
Complex hepato-pancreato-biliary caseload during general surgery residency training: are we adequately training the next generation?
HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. 22(4):603-610 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hpb.2019.08.017. [PMID] 31551139.
2020
Development of Residents’ Self-Efficacy in Multidisciplinary Management of Breast Cancer Survey.
The Journal of surgical research. 251:275-280 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.02.014. [PMID] 32197183.
2020
Evaluation of an instrument to assess resident surgical entrustable professional activities (SEPAs).
American journal of surgery. 220(1):4-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.08.026. [PMID] 31526512.
2020
Gender equity statements by professional surgical societies- Progress, if slow.
American journal of surgery. 220(5):1130-1131 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.07.030. [PMID] 32900496.
2020
Guidelines for Thrombolytic Therapy for Frostbite.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 41(1):176-183 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/irz148.
2020
Incisional Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Following Surgical Repair of Lower Extremity Fractures.
JAMA. 323(6):513-514 [DOI] 10.1001/jama.2019.22531. [PMID] 32044926.
2020
Invited Commentary: Supporting Surgeon-Scientists: The Future Is Female.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 231(4) [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2020.06.018. [PMID] 32958138.
2020
Leaky Pipelines and Emptying Wells: Concerns from a Survey of the US Surgeon Workforce.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 230(3):293-294 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.12.002. [PMID] 32093898.
2020
National Assessment of Workplace Bullying Among Academic Surgeons in the US.
JAMA surgery. 155(6):524-526 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0263. [PMID] 32236505.
2020
Representation of women in speaking roles at surgical conferences.
American journal of surgery. 220(1):20-26 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.09.004. [PMID] 31530377.
2020
Residents’ method for gaining operative autonomy.
American journal of surgery. 220(4):893-898 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.03.022. [PMID] 32248947.
2020
The confidence gap: Findings for women in plastic surgery.
American journal of surgery. 220(5):1351-1357 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.06.037.
2020
The Construction of Case-Specific Resident Learning Goals.
Journal of surgical education. 77(4):859-865 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2020.02.021. [PMID] 32201144.
2019
2018 ASE presidential address you belong here.
American journal of surgery. 217(2):195-197 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.07.025.
2019
Barriers to careers identified by women in academic surgery: A grounded theory model.
American journal of surgery. 218(4):780-785 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.07.015. [PMID] 31350007.
2019
Characteristics of Effective Mentorship for Academic Surgeons: A Grounded Theory Model.
Annals of surgery. 269(2):269-274 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002487. [PMID] 28837445.
2019
Effectiveness of ECMO for burn-related acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries. 45(2):317-321 [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2018.10.012.
2019
Framework for Faculty Development in Resident Autonomy and Entrustment in the Operating Room.
JAMA surgery. 154(1):5-6 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2018.3529. [PMID] 30285077.
2019
Identification of substance use disorders in burn patients using simple diagnostic screening tools (AUDIT/DAST-10).
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries. 45(5):1182-1188 [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2019.03.004.
2019
Inhalation Injury Does Not Influence the Amount of Blood Transfused to Major Burn Patients: A Secondary Analysis from the Transfusion Requirement in Burn Care Evaluation Study.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 40(6):757-762 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/irz129. [PMID] 31314106.
2019
Multi-institutional Surgical Education Interventions: A Scoping Review.
Annals of surgery. 270(2):257-269 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003203. [PMID] 31306156.
2019
Questions Posed by Residents in the Operating Room: A Thematic Analysis.
Journal of surgical education. 76(2):315-320 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2018.07.022.
2019
Recognizing and Reacting to Microaggressions in Medicine and Surgery.
JAMA surgery. 154(9):868-872 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.1648. [PMID] 31290954.
2019
Restrictive Transfusion Strategy Is More Effective in Massive Burns: Results of the TRIBE Multicenter Prospective Randomized Trial.
Military medicine. 184(Suppl 1):11-15 [DOI] 10.1093/milmed/usy279. [PMID] 30371811.
2019
Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Frostbite: 2019 Update.
Wilderness & environmental medicine. 30(4S):S19-S32 [DOI] 10.1016/j.wem.2019.05.002. [PMID] 31326282.
2019
Workplace Bullying Among Surgeons-the Perfect Crime.
Annals of surgery. 269(1):43-44 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003018. [PMID] 30247324.
2018
Building the Burn Physician Workforce for the 21st Century: Report From February 2014 Burns Workforce Conference.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 39(6):853-857 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/iry020.
2018
Professional Use of Social Media Among Surgeons: Results of a Multi-Institutional Study.
Journal of surgical education. 75(3):804-810 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.09.008. [PMID] 28964746.
2018
Skewed Groups, Implicit Sex Bias, and Trainee Evaluations.
Journal of surgical education. 75(5) [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2018.02.006. [PMID] 29496362.
2018
Standardized Handoffs in the Intensive Care Unit: Hope or Hype for Improving Critical Care?
JAMA surgery. 153(5) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.5468. [PMID] 29299593.
2018
The Effects of Storage Age of Blood in Massively Transfused Burn Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the Randomized Transfusion Requirement in Burn Care Evaluation Study.
Critical care medicine. 46(12):e1097-e1104 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003383. [PMID] 30234568.
2017
A Brave New World of Research Ethics.
JAMA surgery. 152(1) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.3201. [PMID] 27732697.
2017
Expanding Burn Care Knowledge in a Rural Region Through Project Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes.
JAMA surgery. 152(4):401-402 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.5747. [PMID] 28241223.
2017
Opioid Use in Trauma: Combating the “Opidemic” Through Thoughtful Prescribing Practices.
JAMA surgery. 152(10) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.1662. [PMID] 28636690.
2017
Strategies for Identifying and Closing the Gender Salary Gap in Surgery.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 225(2):333-338 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.03.018. [PMID] 28400299.
2017
Transfusion Requirement in Burn Care Evaluation (TRIBE): A Multicenter Randomized Prospective Trial of Blood Transfusion in Major Burn Injury.
Annals of surgery. 266(4):595-602 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002408. [PMID] 28697050.
2017
Venous Thromboembolism in Patients with Thermal Injury: A Review of Risk Assessment Tools and Current Knowledge on the Effectiveness and Risks of Mechanical and Chemical Prophylaxis.
Clinics in plastic surgery. 44(3):573-581 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cps.2017.02.002. [PMID] 28576246.
2016
A Multi-Center Review of Care Patterns and Outcomes in Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections
Surgical Infections. 17(6):773-778 [DOI] 10.1089/sur.2015.238. [PMID] 27834617.
2016
Accuracy and content of medical student midclerkship self-evaluations.
American journal of surgery. 211(6):1153-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.11.030.
2016
Assessment of a Central Line–Associated Bloodstream Infection Prevention Program in a Burn-Trauma Intensive Care Unit
JAMA Surgery. 151(5) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.4445.
2016
Nebulized heparin for patients under mechanical ventilation: an individual patient data meta-analysis.
Annals of intensive care. 6(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13613-016-0138-4. [PMID] 27083915.
2016
Nutrition in Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Multicenter Review.
Nutrition in clinical practice : official publication of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 31(6):836-840 [DOI] 10.1177/0884533616642746. [PMID] 27143652.
2016
Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis treatments: An Internet survey.
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 74(2):379-80 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jaad.2015.08.033. [PMID] 26775781.
2015
A Pilot Prospective Randomized Control Trial Comparing Exercises Using Videogame Therapy to Standard Physical Therapy
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 36(5):534-544 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0000000000000165.
2015
Competing Risks and Burn Outcomes
JAMA Surgery. 150(5) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2014.3512.
2015
Effects of disruptive surgeon behavior in the operating room
The American Journal of Surgery. 209(1):65-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2014.09.017.
2015
Research priorities for multi-institutional collaborative research in surgical education
The American Journal of Surgery. 209(1):52-58 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2014.08.032.
2015
Ten Steps for Setting Up an Online Journal Club
Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions. 35(2):148-154 [DOI] 10.1002/chp.21275.
2015
Transition from grant funding to a self-supporting burn telemedicine program in the western United States.
American journal of surgery. 210(6):1037-42; discussion 1042 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.08.003. [PMID] 26434619.
2014
A Model of Disruptive Surgeon Behavior in the Perioperative Environment
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 219(3):390-398 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2014.05.011.
2014
Commentary: Feedback activities of instructors during a trauma surgery course
The American Journal of Surgery. 207(2) [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2013.07.030.
2014
Frostbite: a practical approach to hospital management
Extreme Physiology & Medicine. 3(1) [DOI] 10.1186/2046-7648-3-7. [PMID] 24764516.
2014
Lightning burns.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 35(6):e436-8 [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0b013e3182957783. [PMID] 23799482.
2014
Protecting trauma patients from duplicated computed tomography scans: the relevance of integrated care systems
The American Journal of Surgery. 208(4):511-516 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2014.05.014.
2014
Reply
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 218(2):303-304 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.10.029.
2014
Use of Methylnaltrexone to Induce Laxation in Acutely Injured Patients With Burns and Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infections
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 35(2):e106-e111 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e31829b399d.
2014
Use of Twitter to document the 2013 Academic Surgical Congress
Journal of Surgical Research. 190(1):36-40 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2014.02.029.
2014
Wilderness Medical Society Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Frostbite: 2014 Update
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine. 25(4):S43-S54 [DOI] 10.1016/j.wem.2014.09.001.
2013
Barriers to advancement in academic surgery: views of senior residents and early career faculty
The American Journal of Surgery. 206(5):661-666 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2013.07.003.
2013
Development and Validation of a Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infection Mortality Risk Calculator Using NSQIP
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 217(1):153-160.e3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.02.029.
2013
Enoxaparin and Antifactor Xa Levels in Pediatric Acute Burn Patients
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 34(6):628-632 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3182a2a9f8.
2013
Evaluation of an Enoxaparin Dosing Calculator Using Burn Size and Weight
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 34(6):621-627 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3182a2a855.
2013
Impact of a Nursing-Driven Sleep Hygiene Protocol on Sleep Quality
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 34(2):249-254 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318283d175.
2013
Kite skier’s toe: an unusual case of frostbite.
Wilderness & environmental medicine. 24(2):136-40 [DOI] 10.1016/j.wem.2012.11.013. [PMID] 23473792.
2013
Overhead Lift Systems Reduce Back Injuries Among Burn Care Providers
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 34(6):586-590 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3182a2a8b7.
2013
Perceived gender-based barriers to careers in academic surgery
The American Journal of Surgery. 206(2):263-268 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2012.07.044.
2013
The impact of oxandrolone on length of stay following major burn injury: A clinical practice evaluation
Burns. 39(7):1374-1379 [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2013.04.002.
2013
Utility of screening for diabetes in a burn center: Hemoglobin A1c, Diabetes Risk Test, or simple history?
Burns. 39(5):881-884 [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2012.10.009.
2013
Women, Surgery, and Leadership
JAMA Surgery. 148(4) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2013.1706.
2012
Compliance with nutrition support guidelines in acutely burned patients
Burns. 38(5):645-649 [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2011.12.002.
2012
Identification of Risk Factors Associated with Critical Illness Related Corticosteroid Insufficiency in Burn Patients
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 33(3):330-335 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318239cc3d.
2012
Putting Our Own House in Order
Archives of Surgery. 147(7) [DOI] 10.1001/archsurg.2012.1012.
2012
Review of a Fluid Resuscitation Protocol
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 33(1):74-83 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318234d949.
2012
Structured training paradigms improve patient quality and safety
The American Journal of Surgery. 204(4) [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2012.04.011.
2012
Telemedicine Use Among Burn Centers in the United States
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 33(1):157-162 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e31823d0b68.
2011
Asking (and Answering) the Wrong Questions?
Archives of Surgery. 146(12) [DOI] 10.1001/archsurg.2011.289.
2011
Colloid Normalizes Resuscitation Ratio in Pediatric Burns
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 32(1):91-97 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318204b379.
2011
CT Utilization in Transferred Trauma Patients
Journal of Surgical Research. [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2011.06.018.
2011
Enoxaparin and Antifactor Xa Levels in Acute Burn Patients
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 32(1):1-5 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318204b346.
2011
Enoxaparin Dose Adjustment is Associated With Low Incidence of Venous Thromboembolic Events in Acute Burn Patients
Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection & Critical Care. 71(6):1557-1561 [DOI] 10.1097/ta.0b013e31823070f9.
2011
Use of Dexmedetomidine for Sedation in Critically Ill Mechanically Ventilated Pediatric Burn Patients
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 32(1):98-103 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318203332d.
2011
Wilderness Medical Society Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Frostbite
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine. 22(2):156-166 [DOI] 10.1016/j.wem.2011.03.003.
2010
Colloid Administration Normalizes Resuscitation Ratio and Ameliorates “Fluid Creep”
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 31(1):40-47 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181cb8c72.
2010
Measurement of Body Composition in Burned Children: Is There a Gold Standard?
Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 34(1):55-63 [DOI] 10.1177/0148607109336601. [PMID] 19884353.
2010
Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheters and Central Venous Catheters in Burn Patients: A Comparative Review
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 31(1):31-35 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181cb8eaa.
2010
The Evolution of Resource Utilization in Regional Burn Centers
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 31(1):130-136 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181cb8ca2.
2010
Use of Transesophageal Echocardiography in Burns:A Retrospective Review
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 31(1):36-39 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181cb8ebc.
2009
Actual Burn Nutrition Care Practices: An Update
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 30(1):77-82 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181921f0d.
2009
Inhalation Injury and Endotracheal Intubation
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 30(1):190-191 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181923eb4.
2009
Response to a Nursing-Driven Protocol for Sedation and Analgesia in a Burn-Trauma ICU
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 30(1):112-118 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181921f7e.
2009
Study Proposal: Airway Access
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 30(1) [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3181923ee6.
2009
Telemedicine Evaluation of Acute Burns Is Accurate and Cost-Effective
Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection & Critical Care. 67(2):358-365 [DOI] 10.1097/ta.0b013e3181ae9b02.
2008
Learner Satisfaction With Web-Based Learning as an Adjunct to Clinical Experience in Burn Surgery
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 29(1):222-226 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e31815ff2ac.
2008
Microalbuminuria in Acute Burn Injury
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 29(1):176-179 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e31815f5a28.
2008
Safety and Efficacy of an Intensive Insulin Protocol in a Burn-Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 29(1):187-191 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318160d066.
2008
The Social Milieu of Burn Injury and Recovery: Using “Social Capital” As a Framework for Evaluating Sex Differences
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 29(1):123-129 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e31815fa45d.
2008
Use of Inhaled Heparin/N-acetylcystine in Inhalation Injury: Does it help?
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 29(1):192-195 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e31815f596b.
2007
Burn patient characteristics and outcomes following resuscitation with albumin
Burns. 33(1):25-30 [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2006.10.005.
2007
Reduction of the Incidence of Amputation in Frostbite Injury With Thrombolytic Therapy
Archives of Surgery. 142(6) [DOI] 10.1001/archsurg.142.6.546.
2007
The Relationship of Serum Lactate and Base Deficit in Burn Patients to Mortality
Journal of Burn Care & Research. 28(2):231-240 [DOI] 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318031a1d1.
2005
An Internet-based survey of factors influencing medical student selection of a general surgery career
The American Journal of Surgery. 189(6):742-746 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2005.03.019.
2004
Does the National Board of Medical Examiners’ Surgery Subtest level the playing field?
The American Journal of Surgery. 188(5):520-521 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2004.07.036.
2004
How medical students define surgical mentors
The American Journal of Surgery. 187(6):698-701 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2003.12.053.
2004
Resource utilization and its management in splenic trauma
The American Journal of Surgery. 187(6):713-719 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2003.10.021.
2004
Self-Reported Quality of Life After Electrical and Thermal Injury
Journal of Burn Care & Rehabilitation. 25(1):61-66 [DOI] 10.1097/01.bcr.0000105092.81609.7b.
2003
Does a general surgery clerkship influence student perceptions of surgeons and surgical careers?
Surgery. 134(2):153-157 [DOI] 10.1067/msy.2003.216.
2003
Hyperglycemia and Outcomes from Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care. 55(6):1035-1038 [DOI] 10.1097/01.ta.0000031175.96507.48.
2002
Systemic Candida Infection in Burn Patients: A Case-Control Study of Management Patterns and Outcomes
Surgical Infections. 3(4):367-374 [DOI] 10.1089/109629602762539580.
2002
The State of General Surgery Residency in the United States
Archives of Surgery. 137(11) [DOI] 10.1001/archsurg.137.11.1262.
2002
Unusual case of stridor and wheeze in an infant: Tracheal bronchogenic cyst
Pediatric Pulmonology. 34(4):320-323 [DOI] 10.1002/ppul.10129.

Education

Fellowship in Burns/Critical Care
2004-2005 · Shriner's Hospital for Children
Research Fellowship
2001-2002 · Intermountain Injury Control
Research Fellowship
2001-2002 · Association for Surgical Education
Residency in Surgery
1999-2004 · University of Utah School of Medicine
Fellowship in Biomedical Genetics
1995-1996 · Texas A&M University
Medical Degree
1994-1998 · Texas A&M University Health Science

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