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Jorge Augusto Gálvez, M.D.

Jorge Augusto Gálvez, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19096
Office: 215-590-1858
Fax: 215-590-1415
Lab: 267-426-0580
B.S. (Biology)
University of Miami, 2001.
M.D. (Medicine)
Yale University School of Medicine, 2006.
M.B.I. (Biomedical Informatics)
Oregon Health and Science University (enrolled, expected completion 2016), 2016.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Difficult Airway Management, Ultrasound Guided Vascular Access, Pain Management, Neonatal Anesthesia, Craniofacial reconstruction, Perioperative Transfusion Medicine.

Description of Other Expertise

Mobile App Developer (Windows Mobile, iOS, Android)

Description of Research Expertise

Information Technology, Clinical Decision Support, Biomedical Informatics, 3D printing, Patient Safety, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Pain Management.

Selected Publications

Paul G Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting, Michael K. Cahalan, M. Christine Stock, Rafael Ortega, Sam R. Sharar. : Clinical Anesthesia Fundamentals, Chapter on Pediatric Anesthesia. Lippincott-Williams & Wilkins. Lippincott-Williams & Wilkins, Page: 627-652, May 2015 Notes: ISBN: 978-1-4511-9437-1.

P.A. Mudd, Jorge Galvez (mentor): Increased Severity of Bleeds after Implementation of Ibuprofen in Post-Tonsillectomy Management (oral presentation). American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology April 2015.

Mudd P, Giordano T, Wetmore R, Elden L, Simpao AF, Lingappan A, Rehman M, Friedman D, Jawad A, Ahumada L, Galvez JA.: Dashboard design to evaluate for severity of post-tonsillectomy hemorrhage after implementation of ibuprofen. Society for Technology in Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ. January 2015.

Gálvez JA, Simpao AF, Rehman MA.: Conflict between adolescents' rights to confidential health care and meaningful use requirements for personal health record access. Harvard Health Policy Review. Muhammad Sarib Hussain (eds.). Harvard College, 14(2): 8-10, Spring 2015.

Kamath AM, Schwartz AJ, Simpao A, Lingappan A, Rehman MA, Galvez JA.: Wearable Camera: Novel Approach to Perioperative Education. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. Gail M. Sullivan, MD, MPH (eds.). The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), 2015 Notes: accepted for publication.

Simpao AF, Galvez JA, Rehman MA. : The Role of Health Information Management Professionals in Data and Information Governance. Harvard Health Policy Review. Muhammad Sarib Hussain (eds.). Harvard College, 14(2): 11-13, Spring 2015.

Buzi A, Luv J, Gralewski K, Galvez J: Three dimensional temporal bone printing-real world applications The Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Advances in Children Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO December 2014.

Adva Buzi, Jorge Galvez (mentor): Three dimensional temporal bone printing - real world applications. Society for Ear Nose and Throat Advances in Children (SENTAC) November 2014.

Allan F Simpao1, Luis M Ahumada2, Bimal R Desai3, Christopher P Bonafide3, Jorge A Gálvez1, Mohamed A Rehman1, Abbas F Jawad4, Krisha L Palma5, Eric D Shelov3: Optimization of drug–drug interaction alert rules in a pediatric hospital's electronic health record system using a visual analytics dashboard. J Am Med Inform Assoc Page: epub ahead of print, October 2014.

Olutunmbi Y, Gurnaney HG, Galvez JA, Simpao AF: Ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia in a pediatric patient with acute intermittent porphyria: literature review and case report. Middle East J Anesthesiol 22(5): 511-4, June 2014.

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Last updated: 05/20/2015
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