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Eric K Shepard
 

Eric K Shepard M.D., FCCM

Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Primary Appointment: Anesthesiology
ESHEPARD@ANES.UMM.EDU
Location: UMH, S11C

Personal History:

Current Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Director, Respiratory Therapy
    University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Previous Appointments

  • Acting Chief, Department of Anesthesiology, 2002-2003
    Kernan Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 
  • Attending Physician, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, 1996-2000
    St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 
  • Attending Physician, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, 1995-1996
    Sinai Hospital of Baltimore 
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, 1996-1998
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio

Post-Graduate Training

  • University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio
    Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine, 1994-1995
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio
    Residency in Anesthesiology, 1992-1994
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio
    Internship in Ob/Gyn, 1990-1991

Medical Education

  • Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York
    M.D., 1990

Pre-Medical Education

  • Columbia University, New York, New York
    Post-baccalaureate Pre-med Program, 1984-1985
  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York
    B.S., Graphic Arts, 1982

Research Interests:

Principal Investigator: KyberSept - Antithrombin III in Patients with Severe Sepsis - A Multinational, Double Blind, Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Phase III Study

Co-Investigator: SELECT II - An Observational Study to Establish the Clinical, Prognostic, and Economic Significance of Elevated IL-6 Levels in Hospitalized Patients with Severe Sepsis.


Publications:

Davidson JE, Powers K, Hedayat KM, Tierzen M, Kon AA, Shepard E, et al.: Clinical Practice Guidelines for Support of the Family in the Patient-Centered Intensive Care Unit. Critical Care Medicine. 35(2); pp. 605-22; February 2007

ICU Issues & Answers. A series of five brochures co-written with the Patient and Family Support Committee of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2003

Patient-Centered Acute Care Training (PACT), Ethics Module. European Society of Critical Care Medicine. Reviewed and edited module, 2002

Hand IL, Shepard EK, Krauss AN, Auld PA: Discrepancies Between Transcutaneous and End-Tital Carbon Dioxide Monitoring in the Critically III Neonate with Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Critical Care Medicine, 17(6); pp. 556-59; June 1989.

Hand IL, Shepard EK, Krauss AN, Auld PA: Ventilation-Perfusion Abnormalities in the Preterm Infant with Hyaline Membrane Disease: A Two Compartment Model of the Neonatal Lung. Pediatric Pulmonology, 9(4); pp. 206-13; 1990.

Hand IL, Shepard EK, Krauss AN, Auld PA: No Evidence for Aveolar Recruitment with Increased Mean Airway Pressure in Hyaline Membrane Disease. ABSTRACT, Pediatric Research, 23(4), Program Issue of the American Pediatric Society and the Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting, May, 1988 (Poster Presentation)