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Daniel S. Eiferman, M.D.


The Ohio State University
395 West 12th Avenue, Suite 634D Columbus, Ohio, 43210
Phone: 614-293-3149
Email: daniel.eiferman@osumc.edu

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor, College of Medicine Faculty and Staff

Degrees

January 1999 BA, Northwestern University
January 2003 MD, University of Kentucky

Certifications

January 2010 Surgical Critical Care: Other, American Board of Surgery
January 2010 General Surgery: Other, American Board of Surgery
February 2011 - Present ATLS Instructor, American College of Surgeons
Present Advanced Trauma Life Support: Other
Present Advanced Cardiac Life Support: Other, American Heart Association

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

1. Prabhakaran S, Doraiswamy VA, Nagaraja V, Cipolla J, Marchigiani R, Evans DC, Lindsey DE, Seamon MJ, Kavuturu S, Gerlach AT, Jaik NP, Eiferman DS, Papadimos TJ, Adoph MA, Cook CH, Stawicki SPA., "Nasoenteric Tube Complications: A Comprehensive Clinical Review.". Scand J Surg. 2012. (Forthcoming)

2. Eiferman D, Perez-Tamayo RA, Abe K, Okum E, Higgins R., "Real-Time Monitoring of Cardiac Metabolism Using Biosensors Shows Myocardial Protection During Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury With Glucose-Insulin-Potassium Administration". Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 137, no. 2: 154-155. 2007. (Published)

3. Savage EB, Grab JD, O'Brien SM, Okum EJ, Perez-Tamayo RA, Eiferman D, Peterson ED, Edwards FH, Higgins RS., "Use of Both Internal Thoracic Arteries in Diabetic Patients Increases Deep Sternal Wound Infection". Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Vol. 83, no. 3: 1002-6. 2007. (Published)

4. Eiferman D, Nguyen L, Perez-Tamayo RA, "Real-Time Myocardial Glucose Using Biosensors". American Society of
Artificial Internal Organs. Vol. 54, no. 11: 120-3. 2008. (Published)

5. Oates A, Nubani R, Smiley J, Kistler L, Hughey S, Theiss P, Perez-Tamayo RA, Eiferman D., Lonchyna V, Higgins RS., "Myocardial Protection of Insulin and Potassium in a Porcine Ischemia-Reperfusion Model.". Surgery. Vol. 146, no. 1:
23-30. 2009. (Published)

6. Eiferman D., "The Ideal Surgical Mentor.". Bulletin American College of Surgeons. Vol. 94, no. 7: 34. 2009. (Published)

7. Evans DC, Gerlach AT, Christy JM, Jarvis AM, Lindsey DE, Whitmill ML, Eiferman DS, Murphy CV, Cook CH, Beery II PR, Steinberg SM, Stawicki SPA, "Pre-injury polypharmacy as a predictor of outcomes in trauma patients". Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci. Vol. 1, no. 2: 104-109. 2011. (Published)

8. Evans,David,C; Stawicki,Stanislaw,PA; Eiferman,Daniel; Reilley,Thomas,E; Downs,John,B, "Physiologically Relevant Application of Airway Pressure Release Ventilation". JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE. Vol. 71, no. 1: 262-263. 2011. (Published) ( IF: 2.478 ) ( Citation Count: 0 )

9. Evans, David; Stawicki, Stanislaw; Eiferman, Daniel; Reilley, Thomas; Downs, John., "Physiologically Relevant
Application of Airway Pressure Release Ventilation". Journal of Trauma. Vol. 1, no. 71: 262-263. 2011. (Published)

10. Evans DC, Stawicki SPA, Davido HT, Eiferman D,, "Obesity in Trauma Patients: Correlations of BMI with Outcomes, Injury Patterns, and Complications". The American Surgeon. 2011. (Published)

 

Abstract and Short Entries

1. Betz B, Dresbach S, Bahner D, Eiferman D,. "An Educational Model for Teaching FAST to Surgical Residents". : American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ] ( Forthcoming )
50% Authorship: writing, editing, design

2. Wisler JR, Evans DC, Cook CH, Whitmill ML, Beery PR, Gerlach AT, Lindsey DE, Eiferman D, Steinberg SM, Stawicki SPA. "Impact of Pre-Injury Psychiatric Medication Use on Outcomes in Older Trauma Patients". Journal of the American College of Surgeons. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ] ( Forthcoming )

3. Eiferman, Daniel. "Laparoscopic-assisted mini- thoracotomy for repair of diaphragmatic penetrating trauma for the Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques.". Laparoscopic-assisted mini- thoracotomy for repair of diaphragmatic penetrating trauma. [ Editor-Review ] ( Forthcoming )

4. Betz B, Dresbach S, Bahner D, Eiferman D.. "An Education Model for Teaching Focused Assessment With Sonography in Trauma and Surgical Residents.". An Education Model for Teaching Focused Assessment With Sonography in Trauma and Surgical Residents.. ( Forthcoming )

5. Eiferman D, Nguyen L, Abe K, Bohannen J, Okum E, Perez-Tamayo RA. "Real-Time Myocardial Glucose
Measurement Using Biosensors". American Society for Artificial Internal Organs. Vol. 52, ( 2006 ): 25A. [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

6. Eiferman D, Perez-Tamayo RA, Abe K, Okum E, Higgins R.. "Real-Time Monitoring of Cardiac Metabolism Using Biosensors Shows Myocardial Protection During Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury With Glucose-Insulin-Potassium Administration". Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 137, ( 2007 ): 154-155. [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

7. Eiferman, D., Nubani, R., Higgins, R., Perez-Tamayo, RA. "Intra-Coronary Shunts Prevent Instability During Off-Pump
Surgery". Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 14, ( 2008 ): 358-359. [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

8. Oates, A., Nubani, R., Smiley, J., Kistler, L., Hughey, P., Theiss, P., Perez-Tamayo, RA, Eiferman, D., Lonchyna, V., Higgins, R.. "Myocardial Protection of Insulin and Potassium in a Porcine Ischemia-Reperfusion Model". Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 14, ( 2008 ): 270. [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

9. Howard J.M., Eiferman D.S., Evans, D.C., Gerckens J.S., Bahner D.P., Steinberg S.M., Beery P.R., Whitmill M.L., Cook, C.H., Stawicki S.P.. "Two Methods of hemodynamic and volume status assessment in critically ill patients-a study of disagreements". Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Vol. 211, ( 2010 ): S50. [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

10. Evans DC, Stawicki SP, Davido HT, Cook CH, Whitmill ML, Lindsey DL, Beery PR, Gerlach AT, Steinberg SM, Eiferman DS. "Obesity in Trauma Patients: Correlations of BMI with injury patterns and complications". : Southeastern Surgical Congress. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

11. Talmadge J, Eiferman D, Bahner D. "Interest Group Alliance: A Pilot Program to Improve the Ultrasound Education of
Students and Clinicians". ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

Papers in Proceedings

1. Howard,James,M; Eiferman,Daniel,S; Evans,David,C; Gerckens,Jennifer,S; Bahner,David,P; Steinberg,Steven,M; Beery,Paul,R; Whitmill,Melissa,L; Cook,Charles,H; Stawicki,Stanislaw,P. "Two methods of hemodynamic and volume status assesment in critically ill patients - a study of disagreements" In: Annual Clinical Congress of American-College- of-Surgeons. Vol. 211. ( 2010 ): S50-S50. ( IF: 4.241 ) ( Citation Count: 0 ) [ Peer-Review ] ( Published )

2. Evans,David,C; Stawicki,Stanislaw,PA; Davido,H,Tracy; Eiferman,Daniel. "Obesity in Trauma Patients: Correlations of Body Mass Index with Outcomes, Injury Patterns, and Complications" In: Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course Program of the Southeastern Surgical Congress. Vol. 77. ( 2011 ): 1003-1008. ( IF: 1.285 ) ( Citation Count: 0

3. Evans,David,C; Cook,Charles,H; Christy,Jonathan,M; Murphy,Claire,V; Gerlach,Anthony,T; Lindsey,David,E; Whitmill,Melissa,L; Beery,Paul,R; Steinberg,Steven,M; Stawicki,Stanislaw,P. "Comorbidity-polypharmacy scoring may improve outcome prediction in older trauma patients" In: Annual Clinical Congress of American-College-of-Surgeons. Vol. 211. ( 2012 ): S59-S59. ( IF: 4.241 ) ( Citation Count: 2 ) ( Published )


Invited Presentations
Local

1. Eiferman, D., Lecturer. "What is DVMA." Presented at Surgical Grand Rounds. Columbus, Ohio, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

2. Eiferman, Daniel, Presenter. "Update on Traumatic Brain Injury." Presented at Worhtington Fire Department.
Worthington, Ohio, United States. ( 2012 )

3. Eiferman,DE, Presenter. "Update on Tramtic Brain Injury." Presented at Med Central Grand Rounds. Mansfield, Ohio, United States. ( 2012 )

National

1. Lecturer. "Obesity in trauma patients: Correlations of BMI with injury patterns and complications." Presented at
Southern Surgical Congress. Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

Other Presentations

Local

1. Eiferman D., Presenter. "Generation Y: The New Breed of Surgeons." Chicago, Illinois, ( 2007 )

2. Presenter. "Assessment and Reliability of Intravascular Volume Measurements in the Intensive Care Unit." Columbus, Ohio, ( 2010 )

3. Eiferman DS, Kaide C., et.al., Discussant. "Beyond FFP-The Emergency Reversal of Anticoagulation." Presented at
The Ohio State University Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. Columbus, Ohio, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

4. David Evans, Presenter. "Obesity in Older Trauma Patients: correlations of BMI with Outcomes, Injury Patterns, and Complications." Presented at 2nd Annual Central Ohio Trauma System Trauma Research Symposium. Columbus, Ohio, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

5. Carraro E., Cook C., Evans D., Stawicki S., Postoev A., Olcese V., Phillips G., Eiferman D., Discussant. "Portable Chest X-rays Add No Predictive Value in Diagnosis of Ventilator Associated Pneumonia." Presented at OSU Department of Surgery Research Conference. Columbus, Ohio, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]


National

1. Gonsalves W, Schafer M, Eiferman D, Elder B., Presenter. "Service-Learning: Changing the Culture of the Academic
Medical Center." Presented at Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Long Beach, California, ( 2001 )

2. Eiferman D, Schafer M, Gonsalves W, Joyce J, Elder B., Presenter. "Medical Students Making A Difference: A Model for Building Student/Faculty/Community Collaboration and Curriculum Enhancements.." Long Beach, California,(2001)

3. Eiferman D, Nguyen L, Abe K, Bohannen J, Okum E, Perez-Tamayo RA., Poster Presenter. "Application of Novel
Biosensors to Cardiovascular Surgery." Chicago, Illinois, ( 2006 )

4. Abe K, Glock D, Eiferman D, Spies C, Kavinsky C, Higgins R., Presenter. "Great significance of implanting rotary pump into ischemic heart model. Preliminary result of animal model by using newly developed rotary pump, EVAHEART.." Chicago, Illinois, ( 2006 )

5. Mital D, Eiferman D, Nubani R, Murthy M, Jensik S, Bisla R, Dy-Liacco M, Dodson SF., Presenter. "Early Complications with Campath Induction in Renal Transplantation." Presented at World Transplant Congress. Boston, Massachusetts, (
2006 )

6. Eiferman D, Perez-Tamayo RA, Abe K, Okum E, Higgins R., Presenter. "Real-Time Monitoring of Cardiac Metabolism Using Biosensors Shows Myocardial Protection During Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury With Glucose-Insulin-Potassium Administration." Phoenix, Arizona, ( 2007 )

7. Eldrigde, C., Holt, D., Smith, L., Herlehy, AM., Modi, S., Eiferman, D., Perez-Tamayo, RA., Presenter. "Prophylactic
Use of Methylene Blue Prevents Vasoplegic Syndrome After CABG." San Francisco, California, ( 2008 )

8. Presenter. "Two Methods of hemodynamic and volume status assesment in critically ill patients-a study of disagreements." ( 2010 ) [ Peer-Review ]

9. Presenter. "Pre-injury beta blocker use does not affect the hyperdynamic response in older trauma patients." Presented at 69th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Boston, Massachusetts, ( 2010 )

10. Talmadge J, Eiferman D, Bahner D, Poster Presenter. "Interest Group Alliance: A Pilot Program to Improve the Ultrasound Education of Students and Clinicians." Presented at First World Congress for Ultrasound in Medical Education. Columbia, South Carolina, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

11. Carraro E., Cook C, Phillips G, Evans D, Postoev A, Olcese V, Eiferman, D., Presenter. "Portable Chest X-rays add no predictive value in diagnosis of ventilator associated pneumonia." Presented at American Association for the Surery of Trauma Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois, United States. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

12. Jon Wisler, Presenter. "Impact of pre-injury psychiatric medication use on outcomes in older trauma patients.." Presented at American College of Surgeons' 97th Annual Clinical Congress. SanFrancisco, California, United States. (2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

13. Justiniano CF,Evans DC,Beery PR II,Lindsey DE, Cook CH,Gerlach AT,Saum GEA,Eiferman DS,Steinberg SM, Editor. "Anion Gap As Predictor Of Trauma Outcomes:Correlations With Injury Severity , Co-Morbid Conditions, And Mortality Outcomes: Correlations With InjurySeverity, Co-Morbid Conditions, And Mortality." Presented at 7th Annual Academic Surgial Congress. Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. ( 2012 )

14. Justiniano CF,Evans DC,Beery PR II,Lindsey DE, Cook CH,Gerlach AT,Saum GEA,Eiferman DS,Steinberg SM, Editor. "Comorbidity-polypharmacy score." Presented at Research Day. Columbus, Ohio, United States. ( 2012 ) [ Peer- Review ]

International

1. Eiferman DS., Presenter. "The Role of Trauma Centers & Systems: The US Experience." Presented at 2011 Sino-USA Medical Symposium. China. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

2. Eiferman DS., Presenter. "The Role of Trauma Centers & Systems: The US Experience." Presented at 2011 Sino-USA Medical Symposium. China. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

3. Eiferman DS., Presenter. "The Role of Trauma Centers & Systems: The US Experience." Presented at 2011 Sino-USA Medical Symposium. China. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

4. Eiferman DS., Presenter. "The Role of Trauma Centers & Systems: The US Experience." Presented at 2011 Sino-USA Medical Symposium. China. ( 2011 ) [ Peer-Review ]

Potential publications under review

1. Evans DC, Gerlach AT, Christy JM, Jarvis AM, Lindsey DE, Whitmill ML, Eiferman D, Murphy CV, Cook CH, Beery PR, Steinberg SM, Stawicki SPA. "Pre-injury polypharmacy as a predictor of outcomes in trauma patients." submitted to: Int J Crti Illn Inj Sci. 2011. [ Peer-Review ] ( Submitted )

Projects:
Application of biosensors to cardiac surgery
Assessment of cardiac metabolism during ischemia-reperfusion injury using biosensors
Predicting instability during OPCAB surgery
Evaluating the safety and efficacy of early administration of rFVIIa in cardiac surgery
Non-pulsatile rotary VAD support for treatment of ischemic heart failure
Impact of cocaine abuse on CABG mortality
Methylene blue to prevent vasoplegic syndrome after CPB


List of Prizes and Awards for Research, Scholarly or Creative Work

2001, William R. Martin Excellence in Pharmacology Award,

2001, L.H. May Scholarship for Academic Excellence,

2003, D. Kay Clawson Award for Outstanding Statesmanship and Academic Excellence,

2006, ASAIO Annual Conference Outstanding Poster Presentation,

2007, Society of Thoracic Surgeons Looking to the Future Scholarship Recipient,

2007, Rush Surgical Society Research Competition First Place Winner,

2008, Poster of Exceptional Merit, American College of Surgeons,


Service

Ad hoc Reviewer

2011 - Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, and Percutaneous Techniques.

List of Offices Held and Other Service to Professional Societies. List Organization in Which Office was Held or
Service Performed.

2009 - Present Member. The Ohio State University, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Mount Prospect, Illinois, United States
2011 - Present Member. American College of Surgeons Ohio Chapter,
2011 - Present Member. American College of Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Medical

2011 - 2012 Talent Management and Leadership Academy, Columbus, Ohio.
2010 - Present Resident Critical Care Lectures,
2011 - FCCS Instructor,
2012 - Present LOS Taskforce Reduction,
2012 - Present OR In-service Team Training,

 

Education

2011 - 2012 Mentor, Med into Grad Initiative, Howard Hughes Medical Institute,
2011 Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcer Reduction Taskforce, Acting Representative
2011 - Present U/S curriculum and training for general surgery residents, Facilitator
2012 - Present Physician engagement committee member, Advisor
2012 - Present U/S curriculum and training for SICU fellows, Facilitator
2012 - Present Physician Faculty Engagement, Member

Program

The Ohio State University

2012 - Present earning Community Leader, Facilitator

Campus

The Ohio State University

2012 - Present VTE Prevntion, Advisor

Institute

The Ohio State University

2012 - Present Pre-operative Value Analysis Team, Member

b) College or University Committees

College

University of Kentucky

1999 - 2002 Student Run Free Clinic, None Administrator
Notes: Clinic Manager
1999 - 2002 College of Medicine Student Run Free Clinic, Co Director
Notes: accomplishments included: executed restructuring of homeless shelter medical clinic staffed by UKCOM students, implemented service-learning elective into UKCOM curriculum, responsible for securing over $70,000 in grant money and donations for clinic functioning, coordinated multi disciplinary approach to patient care with pharmacy, dental, and physical therapy school.
2001 - 2003 College of Medicine Admissions Committee, None Member
2001 - 2003 College of Medicine Admissions Committee, None Member

The Ohio State University

2011 Sentinel Event, 75018 Appointed Leader
2011 Sentinel Event, 77469 Appointed Member
2011 Sentinel Event, 80823 Appointed Leader
2011 Significant Event, 72970 Appointed Leader
2011 - Present Clinical Quality Patient Safety Committee, Chair

University

The Ohio State University

2011 Multi-Disciplinary Team Training for Trauma, None Coordinator
Notes: Program designed to improve the quality of care critically injured patients receive as they travel fromt he OSU ED area through various service points such as an operating room to an inpatient unit.
2011 Anti-Coagulation Safety in the Intensive Care Unit Taskforce, Medication Safety; Critical
Care and Clinical Quality and Patient Safety Committee None Leader
2011 Multi-Disciplinary Team Training for Trauma, None Coordinator
Notes: Program designed to improve the quality of care critically injured patients receive as they travel fromt he OSU ED area through various service points such as an operating room to an inpatient unit.
2012 - Present Sentinel Event #84911, Chair


List of prizes and awards for service

2000, College of Medicine Community Service Award, University of Kentucky

2011, Crew Resource Management Champion, The Ohio State University

2011, Department Of Emergency Medicine Outstanding Contrubution, Department of Emergency, The Ohio State University

2012, Department Of Emergency Medicine Outstanding Contrubution, Department of Emergency