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

Selected Publications

Clebone A, Strupp KM, Whitney G, Anderson MR, Hottle J, Fehr J, Yaster M, Schleelein LE, Burian BK, and the Pedi Crisis App Working Group*. *Galvez JA, Lockman JL, Polaner D, Barnett N, Keane M, Manikappa S, Gleich S, Greenberg RS, Vincent A, Oswald SL, Starks R, Licata S.: The Development and Usability Testing of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia's Pedi Crisis Mobile Application. Anesthesia & Analgesia 2018 (Accepted for Publication).

Pisapia JM, Flanders TM, Collins Y, Perate A, Sharp K, Sesok-Pizzini D, Friedman D, Heuer GG, Galvez JA.: Optimizing pre-operative type and screen orders for pediatric neurosurgical patients undergoing cerebral ventricular shunts: a quality improvement study. American Association of Neurological Surgeons / Congress of Neurological Surgeons: Section on Pediatric Neurosurgery 47th Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN. December 2018.

Mari A. Schaefer: Virtual reality is more than a game at local hospitals. The Inquirer October 2018 Notes: http://www2.philly.com/philly/health/virtual-reality-mindfulness-cancer-temple-augmented-20181024.html.

Galvez JA, Wu L , Simpao AF, Tan J, Lingappan A, Wasey J, Masino A, Muhly T, Grogan K, Fiadjoe J, Stricker P. : Duration of preoperative clear fluid fasting and peripheral intravenous catheterization in children: a single-center observational cohort study of 3,712 pediatric patients. 10th European Congress on Paediatric Anaesthesia. Brussels, Belgium. September 2018.

Simpao AF, Wu L, Galvez JA, Tan JM, Wasey J, Lingappan A, Muhly T, Masino A, Grogan K, Fiadjoe JE, Stricker PA.: Is prolonged fasting time associated with relative hypotension under anesthesia? A retrospective study of 16,506 children at a tertiary children's hospita. European Society for Paediatric Anaesthesiology Annual Meeting, Brussels, Belgium. September 2018.

Galvez JA, Wu L, Simpao AF, Tan J, Lingappan A, Wasey J, Masino A, Muhly T, Grogan K, Fiadjoe J, Stricker P.: Duration of preoperative clear fluid fasting and peripheral intravenous catheterization in children: a single-center observational cohort study of 3,712 pediatric patients. European Society for Paediatric Anaesthesiology Annual Meeting, Brussels, Belgium. September 2018.

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 127(2): 467-471, August 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

Simpao A, Jalali A, Galvez JA, : Prediction of periventricular leukomalacia in neonates after cardiac surgery using machine learning algorithms. Journal of Medical Systems. Ehrenfeld (eds.). 42(10), August 2018.

Simpao A, Ma AA, Tan JM, Wasey JO, Masino AJ, 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 June 2018 Notes: Accepted for publication.

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.

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Last updated: 11/13/2018
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