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Nauder Faraday, MD

Director, Perioperative Genomic and Translational Research, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
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Titles

  • Director, Perioperative Genomic and Translational Research, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
  • Director, Perioperative Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Laboratory, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
  • Co-Director, Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care
  • Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Expertise

Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Genetic determinants of complications after surgery

Biography

Dr. Nauder Faraday is a professor of anesthesiology and critical care medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His areas of clinical expertise include cardiac anesthesia and surgical intensive care. He serves as director of Perioperative Genomic and Translational Research and director of the Perioperative Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Laboratory for the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine.

After receiving his undergraduate degree from Columbia University, Dr. Faraday earned his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed an internship at the Hospital of St. Raphael at Yale University and a residency in anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He performed fellowships in critical care medicine and cardiovascular anesthesiology, as well as two research fellowships, at Johns Hopkins. Recently, he earned a Master of Public Health degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Faraday joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 1993.

Since 2008, Dr. Faraday has worked to build a research program in perioperative genetic and molecular medicine. His goal is to identify molecular determinants of complications of surgery.

He serves as an ad hoc reviewer for a number of journals and is a member of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the International Anesthesia Research Society, among others. He was recognized as a Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare in 2011.

Languages

  • English

Memberships

American Medical Association

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

American Society of Anesthesiologists

International Anesthesia Research Society

Society of Critical Care Medicine

Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists

Additional Resources

Additional Resources +
  • Education +

    Training

    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York NY) (1988)

    Certifications

    • American Board of Anesthesiology / Anesthesiology (1993)
    • American Board of Anesthesiology / Critical Care Medicine (1993)
  • Research & Publications +

    Research Summary

    Dr. Faraday’s research focuses on perioperative genetic and molecular medicine. His goal is to identify molecular determinants (genetic and protein) of outcome in surgical patients and to use these molecules to personalize care (by stratifying risk and developing novel therapeutics, for example) in the perioperative period.

    His specific focus is on thrombotic, bleeding and infectious complications of surgery, which can result in serious complications after surgery.

    Additionally, he and his team are working on research to help them construct predictive tools that will allow targeted use of novel antimicrobial and antithrombotic strategies, which maximize benefit and minimize risk to individual patients.

    Selected Publications

    1. Faraday N, Jaques K, Saleem S, Fu J, Wang B, Zhang J, Morrell C, Dore S. “Cathepsin G-dependent modulation of platelet thrombus formation in vivo by blood neutrophils.” PLoS One. 2013;8(8):e71447. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071447.
    2. Kim Y, Suktitipat B, Yanek LR, Faraday N, Wilson AF, Becker DM, Becker LC, Mathias RA. “Targeted deep resequencing identifies coding variants in the PEAR1 gene that play a role in platelet aggregation.” PLoS One. 2013 May 21;8(5):e64179. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0064179.
    3. Lewis JP, Ryan K, O'Connell JR, Horenstein RB, Damcott CM, Gibson Q, Pollin TI, Mitchell BD, Beitelshees AL, Pakzy R, Tanner K, Parsa A, Tantry US, Bliden KP, Post WS, Faraday N, Herzog W, Gong Y, Pepine CJ, Johnson JA, Gurbel PA, Shuldiner AR. “Genetic variation in PEAR1 is associated with platelet aggregation and cardiovascular outcomes”. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2013 Apr;6(2):184-92. doi: 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.111.964627. Epub 2013 Feb 7
    4. Faraday N, Rock P, Lin EE, Perl TM, Carroll K, Stierer T, Robarts P, McFillin A, Ross T, Shah AS, Riley LH, Tamargo RJ, Black JH, Blasco-Colmenares E, Guallar E. “Past history of skin infection and risk of surgical site infection after elective surgery.” Ann Surg. 2013 Jan;257(1):150-4. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3182588abf.
    5. Faraday N, Yanek LR, Yang XP, Mathias R, Herrera-Galeano JE, Suktitipat B, Qayyum R, Johnson AD, Chen M-H, Tofler GH, Ruczinski I, Friedman AD, Gylfason A, Thorsteinsdottir U, Bray PF, O’Donnell CJ, Becker DM, Becker LC. “Identification of a specific intronic PEAR1 gene variant associated with greater platelet aggregability and protein expression.” Blood. 2011 Sep 22;118(12):3367-75. doi: 10.1182/blood-2010-11-320788. Epub 2011 Jul 26.
  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +

    Honors

    Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2011

    Nominee, Johns Hopkins Leadership Development Program, 2005

    Upjohn Achievement Award for Clinical Excellence, 1988

    Professional Activities

    Ad hoc reviewer, American Journal of Cardiology

    Ad hoc reviewer, American Journal of Physiology

    Ad hoc reviewer, Anesthesia and Analgesia

    Ad hoc reviewer, Anesthesiology

    Ad hoc reviewer, Blood

    Ad hoc reviewer, British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology

    Ad hoc reviewer, Circulation

    Ad hoc reviewer, Diabetes/Metabolism Research Reviews

    Ad hoc reviewer, European Journal of Clinical Investigation

    Ad hoc reviewer, JAMA

    Ad hoc reviewer, Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine

    Ad hoc reviewer, PLoS One

    Ad hoc reviewer, Stroke

    Ad hoc reviewer, Thrombosis and Haemostasis

    Ad hoc reviewer, Thrombosis Research

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    Locations

    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Hospital Main Entrance - Sheikh Zayed Tower
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-955-9080
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-9080
    Fax: 410-955-8978
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    Department/Division

    • Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine - Critical Care Medicine

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