Dr. Jemiel Nejim is a board certified anesthesiologist who further specializes in critical care medicine with an emphasis on cardiovascular disease. He trained entirely on the west coast and upon completion of his training at the University of California San Francisco, he attended in the operating rooms there.
Being a California explant, Dr. Nejim exudes calm even when faced with challenging situations. Dr. Nejim's other interests include echocardiography and the use of ultrasound in acute situations.
Critical Care Medicine
Edith and Karl Lasky Award 2007
HHMI-NIH research scholar 2006
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
Society of Critical Care Medicine
American Society of Anesthesiology
Ultrasound guided regional anesthesia
Management of the Difficult Airway
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Nejim, J and Tang, J. Intraoperative Application of Transesophageal Echocardiography in Acute Trauma Resuscitation: A Case Report. Submitted.
Nejim, J and Liu, L. Coagulation and Coagulopathy Made Easy. Current Reviews in Anesthesiology. Submitted.
Nakamura, R et. al. A cell-based method for screening RNA-protein interactions: Identification of CTE-interacting proteins. Nucleic Acids Research. 2012
Nejim, J et. al. Neutropenia Immediately After Inducing General Anesthesia. Journal of Critical Care 2010: 25 (3):e22.
Tegeder, I et al. GTP-cyclohydrolase, the rate-limiting enzyme in tetrahydrobiopterin biosynthesis, regulates pain sensitivity and persistence. Nature Medicine 2006 Nov;12(11):1269-77.
Max, MB et al. A Clinical Genetic Method to Identify Mechanisms by which Pain Causes Depression and Anxiety. Molecular Pain 2006 Apr 19;2:14.
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.