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Monique Bellefleur, MD

Academic Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:

Anesthesiology

Secondary Appointment(s):

Pediatrics

Location:

UMMC, S11C

Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-3899

Fax:

(410) 328-5531

Education and Training

Undergraduate
1972-1974 College Bois-de-Boulogne, Montreal, Canada, Health Sciences - D.E.C.

Graduate
1974-1979
Montreal University, Montreal, Canada, M.D.

Postgraduate
1979-1980 Saint-Luc Hospital (Montreal University), Montreal, Canada , Multidisciplinary Internship
1980-1982 Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, Pediatric Residency
1982-1983 Sainte-Justine Hospital (Montreal University), Montreal, Canada, Pediatric Residency
1983-1984 Montreal Children's Hospital (McGill University), Montreal, Canada, Pediatric Chief Resident
1984-3/86 Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care
04/86-11/86 Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Anesthesia Residency
12/86-03/88 Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, Anesthesia Residency
09/98-05/00 Executive MBA, Loyola College, Baltimore, Maryland

CERTIFICATIONS

1984 Quebec Physicians Professional Corporation, Specialist Certificate in Pediatrics
1984
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Specialist Certificate in Pediatrics
1986
Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics
1989
Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology
1993
Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology - Critical Care Medicine
1994
Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics - Critical Care Medicine
2000
MBA

Highlighted Publications

Rousseau T, Jenicek M, Bellefleur M: Physical, mental and social health and handicaps of senior citizens in the city of Saint-Laurent: 1. Physical and mental health. Can J Public Health. 1977 May-Jun;68(3):210-8.

Jenicek M, Rousseau T, Bellefleur M: Physical, mental and social fitness and handicaps of senior citizens in the town of St. Laurent: II. General health, disability and dependency. Can J Public Health. 1977 Jul-Aug;68(4):323-9.

Bernstein ML, Salusinsky-Sternbach M, Bellefleur M, Esseltine DW: Thrombotic and hemorrhagic complications in children with lupus anticoagulant. Am J Diseases in Children 138:1132-1135, 1984

Simard JM, Bellefleur M: Neurosurgical considerations of systemic arterial hypertension. Am J Cardiol 63:32C-35C, 1989

Goodwin SR, Friedman WA, Bellefleur M: Is it time to use evoked potentials to predict outcome in comatose children and adults? Crit Care Med 19:518, 1991

Levin, HS, Aldrich F, Saydjari C, Eisenberg HM, Foulkes MA: Bellefleur M, Jane JA, Marmarou A, Marshall LF, Young HF: Severe head injury in children: Experience of the Traumatic Coma Data Bank. Neurosurgery 31:435-444, 1992

Modell JH, Bellefleur M, Davis JH. Drowning without aspiration: is this an appropriate diagnosis? J Forensic Sci. 1999 Nov;44(6):1119-23 Review.

Research Interests

Gas entrainment with high-frequency jet ventilation; in collaboration with Dr. L.S. Berman, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. (1984-1985)

Auditory and somatosensorial evoked potentials in comatose pediatric patients; in collaboration with Drs. S.R. Goodwin and W.A. Friedman, Departments of Anesthesiology and Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. (1984-1986)

High-frequency ventilation and intracranial pressure; in collaboration with Drs. A.J. Layon and T.J. Gallagher, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. (1985-1986)