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Adil H. Haider MD, MPH, FACS

Adil HaiderAssociate Professor of Surgery, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Division of Acute Care Surgery: Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Critical Care
Co-Director, Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Research Interests:

  • Long term clinical and functional outcomes after trauma
  • Race and Gender Disparities after Trauma
  • Care of Uninsured Trauma/Surgery Patients
  • Optimal treatment of Trauma/Critically Ill Patients in resource poor settings
  • Injury Severity Scoring Systems

Clinical Interests:

  • High Energy Blunt and Penetrating Trauma
  • Advanced Ventilation Modalities in Surgical Critical Care
  • Emergency General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Education:

  • Undergraduate: St. Patrick's High School-Karachi, Pakistan
  • Medical School: The Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Masters in Public Health: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
  • General Surgery Residency: New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla NY
  • Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care-Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • Fellowship: Trauma and Emergency Surgery-Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Boards:

  • Diplomate - American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery - Additional Qualification in Surgerical Critical Care

Awards

  • American College of Surgeons-New York State Chapter: Scientific Papers on Trauma Resident Research Competition: Winner, Clinical Investigation.12/2001
  • American College of Surgeons-Region II: Scientific Papers on Trauma Resident Research Competition: Winner, Clinical Investigation (Certificate and Cash prize)4/2002
  • American College of Surgeons-Connecticut Chapter: 1st prize Annual resident research competition in Surgical Oncology. (Certificate and Cash Prize) 10/2002
  • American College of Surgeons-New York State Chapter: Scientific Papers on Trauma Resident Research Competition: Winner, Clinical Investigation. 12/2002
  • American College of Surgeons- Forum on Fundamental Surgical Problems: Excellence in Research Award 2006 (Certificate and Cash Prize) 10/2006
  • American College of Surgeons- Maryland State Chapter: Scientific Papers on Trauma: Fellows Research Competition: 2nd prize, Clinical Investigation. 11/2006
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine-Department of Surgery 2nd Annual Research Prize: First Place Assistant Professor's Category. 10/2008
  • Partnership for a Safer Maryland-Nominated to the Advisory Board. 4/2010
  • American College of Surgeons-C. James Carrico Fellowship for the Study of Trauma and Critical Care. 4/2010

Current Sources of Research Funding

  • National Insitutes of Health/National Institute of General Medical Studies
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions

Selected Publications:

1. Susman M, DiRusso SM, Sullivan T, Risucci DA, Nealon P, Cuff S, Haider AH, Benzil D. Traumatic brain injury in the elderly: increased mortality and worse functional outcome at discharge despite lower injury severity. J Trauma. 2002 Aug;53(2):219-23; discussion 223-4.

2.Haider AH, Edwin DH, MacKenzie EJ, Bosse MJ, Castillo RC, Travison TG, Lower Extremity Assessment Project Study Group. The use of the NEO-five factor inventory to assess personality in trauma patients: a two-year prospective study. J Orthop Trauma. 2002 Oct;16(9):660-7.

3. Sullivan T, Haider AH, DiRusso SM, Risucci DA, Nealon P, Slim M. Prediction of mortality in pediatric trauma patients: New Injury Severity Score (NISS) outperforms Injury Severity Score (ISS). J Trauma. 2003 Dec;55(6):1083-7; discussion 1087-8.

4. Haider AH, Risucci DA, Sullivan T, DiRusso SM, Omer SB, Savino JA, Paidas CN. Injury prevention priority score: A new method for trauma centers to prioritize injury prevention initiatives. J Am Coll Surgeons. 2004 Jun;198(6):906-13.

5. Haider AH, Risucci DA, DiRusso SM, Sullivan T, Omer SB, Slim M, Paidas CN, Determination of National Pediatric Injury Prevention Priorities using the Injury Prevention Priority Score (IPPS)- J Ped Surg 2004 Jun; 39(6):976-979

6. Chang D, Knight V, Ziegfeld S, Haider AH, Warfield D, Paidas CN. The tip of the iceberg of child abuse: The critical roles of the pediatric trauma service and its registry. J Trauma. 2004 Dec;57(6):1189-98.

7. Chang D, MisraKnight V, Ziegfeld S, Haider AH, Paidas C. Multi-institutional validation of the new screening index for physical child abuse (SIPCA). J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Jan; 40(1):114-9.

8. Efron D, Haider AH, Haut E, Chang D, Cornwell E. Alarming surge in nonsurvivable urban trauma and the case for violence prevention. Arch Surg. 2006 Aug;141(8):800-3; discussion 803-5.

9. Haider AH, Efron D, Haut E, DiRusso S, Sullivan T, Cornwell E. African American children experience worse Clinical and Functional Outcomes after Traumatic Brain Injury: An Analysis of the National Pediatric Trauma Registry. J Trauma. 2007 May;62(5):1259-63

10. Cuff S, DiRusso SM, Sullivan T, Risucci D, Nealon P, Haider AH, Slim M. Validation of a relative head injury severity scale for pediatric trauma. J Trauma. 2007 Jul;63(1):172-7; discussion 177-8.

11. Haider AH, Efron DT, Haut ER, Chang DC, Paidas C, Cornwell 3rd EE. Mortality in Adolescent Girls vs Boys Following Traumatic Shock: An analysis of the National Pediatric Trauma Registry. Arch Surg 2007 Sep; 142(9):875-80.

12. Haut ER, Noll K, Efron DT, Berenholz SM, Haider AH, Cornwell 3rd EE, Pronovost PJ. Can increase incidence of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) be used as a marker of quality of care in the absence of standardized screening? The potential effect of surveillance bias on reported DVT rates after trauma. J Trauma. 2007 Nov;63(5):1132-5; discussion 1135-7.

13.Chang DC, Handly N, Abdullah F, Efron DT, Haut ER, Haider AH, Pronovost PJ, Cornwell 3rd EE. The occurance of potential patient safety errors among trauma patients: Are they random? Annals of Surgery. Ann Surg. 2008 Feb;247(2):327-34.

14. Kardooni S, Haut ER, Pierce CA, Chang DC, Efron DT, Haider AH, Pronovost PJ, Cornwell 3rd EE. Hazards of Benchmarking Complication Rates with the National Trauma Data Bank: Numerators in Search of Denominators. J Trauma. 2008 Feb;64(2):273-7; discussion 277-9.

15. Haider AH, Chang DC, Haut ER, Cornwell 3rd EE, Efron DT.Mechanism of Injury Predicts Clinical and Functional Outcomes after Blunt Trauma: An analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank. J Surg Res 2009 May 1;153(1):138-42. Epub 2008 May 6.

16. Haider AH, Change DC, Efron DT, Haut ER, Crandall M, Cornwell 3rd EE. Race and insurance as risk factors for trauma mortality. Arch Surg. 2008;Oct 1439(10):945-949.

17. Haider AH, Efron DT, Haut ER, Chang DC, Cornwell 3rd EE. Author's response to letter to the editor regarding: African American children experience worse clinical and functional outcomes after traumatic brain injury: An analysis of the National Pediatric Trauma Registry. J Trauma. 2008 Aug;65(2):497-8.

18. Haut ER, Chang DC, Hayanga AJ, Efron DT, Haider AH, Cornwell 3rd EE.. System-based and surgeon-based influences on trauma mortality. Arch Surg. 2009 Aug;144(8):759-64.

19. Pierce CA, Haut ER, Kardooni S, Chang DC, Efron DT, Haider AH, Pronovost PJ, Cornwell 3rd EE. Surveillance Bais and deep vein thrombosis in the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB): The more we look, the more we find. J Trauma. 2008 Apr;64(4):932-6; discussion 936-7.

20. Haut ER, Chang DC, Pierce CA, Colantuoni E, Efron DT, Haider AH, Cornwell 3rd EE, Pronovost PJ. Predictors of post-traumatic deep vein thrombosis (DVT) - Hospital practice vs. Patient factors: An Analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB). J Trauma. 2009 Apr;66(4):994-9.

21. Haider AH, Crompton JG, Efron DT, Haut ER, Chang DC, Cornwell 3rd EE. Evidence of hormonal basis for improved survival among females with trauma associated shock: An anaylsis of the National Trauma Data Bank. J Trauma. 2009-Accepted for publication, In press.

22. Haider AH, Crompton JG, Oyetunji TA, Efron DT, Chang DC, Stevens KA, Cornwell 3rd EE, Haut ER. Females have fewer complications and lower mortality following trauma than similarly injured males. Surgery. 2009 Aug;146(2):308-15.

23. Oyetunji TA, Crompton JG, Baker SP, Chang DC, Haut ER, Efron DT, Stevens KA, Cornwell 3rd EE, Haider AH. Simplifying physiologic injury severity measurement for predicting trauma outcomes. J Surg Res. 2010 Apr; 159(2):627-32. (1st author is student mentee)

24. Crompton JG, Oyetunji TA, Stevens KA, Efron DT, Haut ER, Haider AH. Motorcycle helmets save lives, but not limbs: A National Trauma Data Bank anaylsis of functional outcomes after motorcycle crash: J Surg Res. 2010 Jan: 158(1):1-5 Epub. (1st author is student mentee)

25. Haut, ER. Kalish BT, Efron DT, Haider AH, Stevens KA, Cornwell 3rd EE, Chang DC. Spine immobilization in penetrating trauma-More harm than good? J Trauma. 2010 Jan;68(1): 115-120; discussion 120-1.

26. Vettukatil A, Haider AH, Oyetunji, TA, Chang DC, Haut ER, Stevens KA, Cornwell 3rd EE, Efron DT. Do trauma safety net hospitals deliver truly safe trauma care? A multilevel analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank. J Trauma 2010-Accepted for publication, In press (1st author is student mentee)

27. Crompton JG, Pollack KM, Oyetunji TA, Haut ER, Efron DT, Stevens KA, Haider AH. Racial disparities in motorcycle-related mortaltity: An analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank. American Journal of Surgery 2010-Accepted for publication, In press (1st author is student mentee)

28. Greene WR, Oyetunji TA, Bowers U, Haider AH, Mellman TA, Cornwell 3rd EE, Siram SM, Chang DC. Insurance status is a potent predictor of outcomes in both blunt and penetrating trauma. Am J Surg. 2010 Apr;199(4):554-7.

29. Zarzaur BL, Magnotti LJ, Croce MA, Haider AH, Fabian TC. Long-term survival and return on investment after non-neurologic injury: Implications for the elderly trauma patient. J Trauma. 2010 Jul;69(1):93-8.

30. Preeti J, Shiozawa A, Haut ER, Efron DT, Haider AH, Cornwell 3rd EE, Chang DC. An assessment of the impact of pregnancy on trauma mortality. Surgery 2010-Accepted for publication, In press

31. Maybury RS, Bolorunduro OB, Villegas C, Haut ER, Stevens KA, Cornwell 3rd EE, Efron DT, Haider AH. Pedestrians struck by motor vehicles contribute to disparities in trauma outcomes: The case for inner city pedestrian injury prevention programs. Surgery, 2010 Aug;148(2):202-8. (1st author is student mentee)

32. Bolorunduro O, Villegas C, Oyetunji TA, Haut ER, Stevens KA, Chang DC, Cornwell 3rd EE, Efron DT, Haider AH. Validating the injury severity score (ISS) in different populations: ISS predicts mortality better among hispanics and females. J Surg Res 2010-Accepted for publication, In press

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Fax: (410) 614-9493
E-mail: ahaider1@jhmi.edu

 

 

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