Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Faculty
  •  
Home About Us Faculty Patient Care Education Research
faculty photo

Jorge Augusto Gálvez, M.D., M.B.I.

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
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1858
Fax: 215-590-1415
Lab: 267-426-0580
Education:
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, 2016.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Yale-Primary Care, Waterbury Hospital, Waterbury, CT , 2006-2007.
Resident in Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT , 2007-2010.
Fellow in Pediatric Anesthesiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA , 2010-2011.
Two-year career development and leadership program for STEM assistant professors, University of Pennsylvania, 2017-2017.
Certifications
American Board of Anesthesiology, Certification in Anesthesiology, 2011.
American Board of Anesthesiology, Subspecialty Certification in Pediatric Anesthesiology, 2014.
American Board for Preventative Medicine, Subspecialty Certification in Clinical Informatics, 2016.
Permanent link
 
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

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, Data visualization, machine learning, Biomedical Informatics, 3D printing, Patient Safety, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Pain Management.

Selected Publications

Galvez JA, Cha YM, McCormick P, Simpao AF, Wasey JO, Wu L, Tan J, Fiadjoe JE.: Pediatric difficult airway diagnoses mapping to SNOMED CT terminology. International Anesthesia Research Society, Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. May 2018.

Puglia M, Galvez JA, Jablonka D.: Itching for an answer: should sugammadex be given for suspected vecuronium anaphylaxis? Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. March 2018.

Yaport M, Simpao AF, Tan J, Wasey JO, Lingappan AM, Ahumada LM, Song B, Wu L, Rehman MA, Dubow S.: STBUR: Sleep Trouble Breathing and Unrefreshed questionnaire: Evaluation of screening tool for post- anesthesia care and disposition. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. March 2018 Notes: AAP John J. Downes Research Award Oral Presentation, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ.

Ma A, Galvez JA, Tan J, Lingappan A, Simpao A.: One laryngospasm, two realities: the impact of data granularity on post hoc analysis of perioperative events. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. March 2018.

Park BH, Smith-Whitley K, Galvez JA, Rehman MA, Simpao AF: A 15-year retrospective review of 30-day post-anesthesia morbidity and mortality in children with sickle cell disease at a tertiary children’s hospital. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. March 2018.

Tan J, Kodavatiganti M, Galvez JA, Simpao AF, Dubow S.: Understanding the Patient Experience: Modes of Transportation and Perceived Transportation Barriers for Patients Scheduled for Elective Ambulatory Surgery at a Children’s Hospital. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. March 2018.

Galvez JA, Cha YM, McCormick P, Simpao AF, Wasey JO, Wu L, Tan J, Fiadjoe JE.: Pediatric difficult airway diagnoses mapping to SNOMED CT terminology. Society for Technology in Anesthesia, Annual Meeting, Aventura, FL. January 2018.

Simpao AF, Galvez JA, Wu L, Wartman EC, England WR, Rehman MA, Ngo TV.: The migration of caudally threaded thoracic epidural catheters in neonates and infants. Anesthesia & Analgesia. Jean Francois Pittet (eds.). 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

Simpao AF, Galvez JA.: One Laryngospasm, Two Realities: A Case Report Highlighting the Impact of Data Granularity on post hoc Analysis of Perioperative Events. A&A Practice 2018 Notes: Accepted for publication.

Zhang B, Gurnaney HG, Stricker PA, Galvez JA, Isserman RS, Fiadjoe JE.: A Prospective Observational Study of Technical Difficulty with GlideScope Guided Tracheal Intubation in Children. Anesthesia & Analgesia 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

back to top
Last updated: 07/17/2018
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania