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Renata B. Fabia, M.D., Ph.D.


The Ohio State University
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Childrens Drive, ED379
Columbus, Ohio, 43205
Phone: 6147223910

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor , Surgery Degrees
January 1985 MD, Medical University of Silesia
January 1993 PhD, Lund University

Certifications

October 2005 - July 2016 General Surgery: Other, American Board of Surgery
January 1993 - Present Ph. D. in Surgery: Surgery, Lund University
January 1995 - Present E.C.F.M.G. Certificate: Other, Baylor University Medical Center
January 1997 - Present Advanced Cardiac Life Support: Other January 1998 - Present Advanced Trauma Life Support: Other January 2000 - Present Pediatric Advanced Life Support: Other January 2004 - Present Advanced Burn Support: Other
January 2008 - Present Instructor Certificate for Advanced Burn Life Support: Other, American Burn Association

Licensures

August 2006 - September 2012 DEA License
January 2005 - January 2013 Ohio Medical License: State Medical Board of Ohio

Chapters in Edited Books

1. Fabia, R., Groner J, "Advances in the Care of Burned Children". In "Advances in Pediatrics". Vol. 56 not available: Elsevier. 2009.

2. Fabia, R., Teich, S., "Interventions for Appendiceal Complications". In "Reoperative Pediatric Surgery". Totawa: Humana Press. 2008.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

1. Fabia R; Willén R; Ar'Rajab A; Andersson R; Ahrén B; Bengmark S, "Acetic acid-induced colitis in the rat: a reproducible experimental model for acute ulcerative colitis.". European Surgical Research. Europäische Chirurgische Forschung. Recherches Chirurgicales Européennes. Vol. 24, no. 4: 211. 1992.

2. Fabia R; Ar'Rajab A; Willén R; Andersson R; Ahrén B; Larsson K; Bengmark S, "Effects of phosphatidylcholine and phosphatidylinositol on acetic-acid-induced colitis in the rat.". Digestion. Vol. 53, no. 1-2: 35. 1992.

3. Fabia R; Ar'Rajab A; Johansson ML; Andersson R; Willén R; Jeppsson B; Molin G; Bengmark S, "Impairment of bacterial flora in human ulcerative colitis and experimental colitis in the rat.". Digestion. Vol. 54, no. 4: 248. 1993.

4. Fabia R; Ar'Rajab A; Johansson ML; Willén R; Andersson R; Molin G; Bengmark S, "The effect of exogenous administration of Lactobacillus reuteri R2LC and oat fiber on acetic acid-induced colitis in the rat.". Scandinavian Journal Of Gastroenterology. Vol. 28, no. 2: 155. 1993.

5. Fabia R; Ar'Rajab A; Willén R; Andersson R; Bengmark S, "Effect of putative phospholipase A2 inhibitors on acetic acid-induced acute colitis in the rat.". The British Journal Of Surgery. Vol. 80, no. 9: 1199. 1993.

6. Fabia R; Ar'Rajab A; Willén R; Brattsand R; Erlansson M; Svensjö E, "Topical anticolitic efficacy and selectivity of the glucocorticoid budesonide in a new model of acetic acid-induced acute colitis in the rat.". Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics. Vol. 8, no. 4: 433. 1994.

7. Fabia, R., Levy, M.F., Travis, D.L., Goldstein, R.M., Husberg, B.S., Klintmalm, G.B., "The effect of Cyclosporine A pretreatment on porcine hepatic ischemia followed by reperfusion". Surgical Forum. no. 26: 189-190. 1995.

8. Drazkiewicz, M., Fabia, R., "Ulcerative colitis. Diagnostic and theraputic problems.". Polski Przeglad Chirurgiczny. Vol. 6, no. 68: 616-621. 1996.

9. Ar'Rajab A; Dawidson I; Fabia R, "Reperfusion injury.". New Horizons (Baltimore, Md.). Vol. 4, no. 2: 224. 1996.

10. Fabia R; Ar'Rajab; Willén R; Marklund S; Andersson R, "The role of transient mucosal ischemia in acetic acid-induced colitis in the rat.". The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 63, no. 2: 406. 1996.

11. Fabia R; Travis DL; Levy MF; Husberg BS; Goldstein RM; Klintmalm GB, "Effect of pentoxifylline on hepatic ischemia and reperfusion injury.". Surgery. Vol. 121, no. 5: 520. 1997.

12. Bellinger LL; Fabia R; Husberg BS, "Meal patterns prior to and following liver transplantation in rats.". Physiology & Behavior. Vol. 62, no. 3: 525. 1997.

13. Travis DL; Fabia R; Netto GG; Husberg BS; Goldstein RM; Klintmalm GB; Levy MF, "Protection by cyclosporine A against normothermic liver ischemia-reperfusion in pigs.". The Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 75, no. 2: 116. 1998.

14. Fabia R; Levy MF; Crippin J; Tillery W; Netto GJ; Aguanno J; Dysert P; Goldstein RM; Husberg BS; Gonwa TA; Klintmalm GB, "De novo hepatitis B infection after liver transplantation: source of disease, incidence, and impact.". Liver Transplantation and Surgery: Official Publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society. Vol. 4, no. 2: 119. 1998.

15. Fabia R; Levy MF; Testa G; Obiekwe S; Goldstein RM; Husberg BS; Gonwa TA; Klintmalm GB, "Colon carcinoma in patients undergoing liver transplantation.". American Journal of Surgery. Vol. 176, no. 3: 265. 1998.

16. Paddock HN; Fabia R; Giles S; Hayes J; Lowell W; Adams D; Besner GE, "A silver-impregnated antimicrobial dressing reduces hospital costs for pediatric burn patients.". Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 42, no. 1: 211. 2007.

17. Paddock HN; Fabia R; Giles S; Hayes J; Lowell W; Besner GE, "A silver impregnated antimicrobial dressing reduces hospital length of stay for pediatric patients with burns.". Journal of Burn Care & Research: Official Publication of The American Burn Association. Vol. 28, no. 3: 409. 2007.

18. Fabia R; Groner JI, "Advances in the care of children with burns.". Advances In Pediatrics. Vol. 56, 219. 2009.

19. Fabia RB; Arthur LG 3rd; Phillips A; Galantowicz ME; Caniano DA, "Complete bilateral tracheobronchial disruption in a child with blunt chest trauma.". The Journal of Trauma. Vol. 66, no. 5: 1478. 2009.

20. Askegard-Giesmann JR; Besner GE; Fabia R; Caniano DA; Preston T; Kenney BD, "Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a lifesaving modality in the treatment of pediatric patients with burns and respiratory failure.". Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 45, no. 6: 1330. 2010.

Journal Articles

1. Fabia, R, Letter to the editor: Aliment. Parmacol. Ther. 1994. (1994) [Peer-Review]
Review of Topical anticolitic efficacy and selectivity of the glucocorticoid budesonide in a new model of acetic acid- induced colitis in the rat. Topical anticolitic efficacy and selectivity of the glucocorticoid budesonide in a new model of acetic acid-induced colitis in the rat.

2. Fabia, R., Ar'Rajab, A., A., Dawidson, (1996) [Peer-Review] Review of Reperfusion injury null

3. Fabia, R, "J.Ped.". (1998) [Peer-Review] Review of Editorial Pre-review of the article null

4. Fabia, R., Giles, S, Critical Measures. Vol. 7, no. 2: 6-7. (2006) [Peer-Review] Review of Fluid resuscitation in pediatric burn patients null

Abstract and Short Entries

1. Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA, Upperman JS, Hayes J, Fabia R, Michalsky MP, Kelleher KJ. "Portable computer assisted parental education facilitates informed consent for emergency operations in children.". Vol. 137,: J Surg Res. ( 2007 ): 181. [ Peer-Review ]

Presentations
State

1. Fabia, R., Ar'Rajab, A., Erlansson, M., Roempke, K., Svensjö, E, Willén, R., Discussant. "A novel model of acetic acid induced chronic colitis in the rat: Effect of Budesonide and 5 ASA.." Presented at American Gastroenterological Association Meeting. New Orleans, Louisiana, ( 1994 )

2. Discussant. "DeNovo hepatitis B after liver transplantation.." Presented at American Association of Transplant
Physician Meeting. Chicago, Illinois, ( 1995 )

3. Fabia, R., Levy, M.F., Travis, D.L., Goldstein, R.M., Husberg, B.S., Klintmalm G.B., Discussant. "The effect of Cyclosporine A pretreatment on porcine hepatic ischemia followed by reperfusion.." Presented at 81st Clinical Congress of American College of Surgeons. New Orleans, Louisiana, ( 1995 )

4. Fabia, R., Travis, D.L., Levy, M.F., Goldstein, R.M., Husberg, B.S., Klintmalm G.B., Discussant. "Effect of Pentoxifylline on porcine hepatic ischemia /reperfusion." Presented at The Society of University Surgeons Meeting. Washington, District of Columbia, ( 1996 )

5. Fabia, R., Husberg, B.S., Bellinger L.L., Poster Presenter. "Meal pattern analysis prior to and following liver transplantation in the rat.." Presented at The American Physiology Society Meeting. Washington, District of Columbia, (1996 )

6. Paddock H, Fabia R, Giles S, Hayes J, Lowell W, Besner G., Discussant. "A silver impregnated antimicrobial dressing reduces hospital length stay for pediatric burn patients.." Presented at American Burn Association Annual Meeting. (2006 )

7. Paddock H, Fabia R, Giles S, Hayes J, Adams D, Besner G., Discussant. "A silver impregnated antimicrobial dressing reduces hospital cost in pediatric burn patients.." Presented at American Pediatric Surgical Association. ( 2006 )

8. Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA, Upperman JS, Hayes J, Fabia R, Michalsky MP, Kelleher KJ, Unspecified. "Portable computer-assisted parental education facilitates informed consent for emergency operations in children." Presented at Second Annual Academic Surgical Congress. Phoenix, Arizona, ( 2007 )

9. Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA, Upperman JS, Hayes J, Fabia R, Michalsky MP, Kelleher KJ, Unspecified. "Portable computer-assisted parental education facilitates informed consent for emergency operations in children." Presented at Annual Meeting of the Association for Surgical Education. Washington, District of Columbia, ( 2007 )

10. Rocourt D, Kenney B, Hall M, Fabia R, Groner J, Besner G., Discussant. "Respiratory Failure after Pediatric Scald Injury.." Presented at American Burn Association Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas, ( 2009 )

International

1. Fabia, R., Ar'Rajab, A., Willen, R., Andersson, R., Ahren, B., Bengmark, S., Discussant. "Acetic acid-induced colitis. An experimental reproducible model in rats.." Presented at The XXVI congress of European Society of Surgical Research. Salzburg, Austria. ( 1991 )

2. Fabia, R., Ar'Rajab, A., Willen, R., Andersson, R., Ahren, B., Bengmark, S., Discussant. "Acetic acid-induced colitis. An experimental reproducible model in rats.." Presented at Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery Course. Lund, Sweden. (1991 )

3. Fabia, R., Ar'Rajab, A., Willen, R., Erlansson, M., Marklund, S., Svensjo, E., Discussant. "The role of Transient Mucosal ischemia in acetic acid-induced colitis in the rat.." Presented at 23rd Annual Meeting of Nordic Microcirculatory Society. Geilo, Norway. ( 1993 )

4. Poster Presenter. "Colon carcinoma after liver transplantation.." Presented at Join Congress on Liver Transplantation.
London, ( 1995 )

Prizes and Awards

1991, Research Grant Award, Lund University

1992, Reseach Grant Award, Lund University

2001, Resident Research Project Winning Award, The Ohio State University

Service to Professional Societies.

Member. American Medical Association,
Member. American Burn Association,

Education

2008 Mentor, Mentor for International Medical Student (Germany), Stecker Scholarship, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.
2006 - Present Guest Lecturer, EMS Continuing Education Lecture Series, Columbus, OH, Columbus, Ohio.
2006 - Present Evaluator, EMS Continuing Education Lecture Series, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.
2008 - Present Course Director, Instructor of ABLS course, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.
2008 - Present Guest Lecturer, Compentency Day Lecture Series "Reconstructive Surgery & More in
Burn Treatment", Columbus, Ohio.

Medical

2005 - Present Member, Trauma Executive Board, Columbus, Ohio.

Community Service

2007 - Present Volunteer, Lounge and Learn Lecture: " Update of Outpatient Burn Care", Community
Pediatrician Education, Columbus, Ohio.
2008 - Present Volunteer, Ohio Multi-Regional Disaster Preparedness Exercise, Veteral Memorial
Center, Columbus, Ohio.

Reviewer

2008 - Present Reviewer for the Association of American Medical College's MedEdPORTAL Publication, Association of American Medical College,