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Maureen McCunn, MD, MIPP, FCCM

Academic Title:

Clinical Professor

Primary Appointment:

Anesthesiology

Location:

STC, T1R77

Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-2630

Fax:

(410) 328-3138

Education and Training

1977     B.A., Biology, The College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Area of Study: Biology 

1990     M.D., Medicine, The Medical College of Pennsylvania, Area of Study: Medicine

2004     Masters, International Public Policy, Johns Hopkins University School, of Advanced

               International Studies, Area of Study: International Public Policy

1991      Internship, Department of Internal Medicine, The Medical College of Pennsylvania
                Hospital
 
1992      Clinical Research Associate, Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital, Ciba-Geigy
                Pharmaceuticals
 
1995      Residency, Department of Anesthesiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
 
1996      Fellowship, Department of Anesthesiology - Critical Care and Trauma, University of
                Maryland Medical System, R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
 
1997      Fellowship, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical
                Center

Biosketch

  

Highlighted Publications

  1. Kuza CM, Vavilala MS, Speck RM, Dutton RP, McCunn M.. Use of Survey and Delphi Process to Understand Trauma Anesthesia. 2018, 126 (5): 1580-1587. .
  2. Reynolds HN, McCunn M, Borg U, Habashi N, Cottingham C, Bar-Lavi Y. Acute respiratory distress syndrome: estimated incidence and mortality rate in a 5-million person population base.. Crit. Care. 2, 29-34. 1998.
  3. Reynolds HN, McCunn M, Habashi NM, Cottingham CA, Scalea TM. Extracorporeal lung support in a patient with traumatic brain injury: The benefit of heparin-bonded circuitry.. Perfusion. 14, 489-493. 1999.
  4. McCunn M, Dutton RP. End-points of resuscitation: How much is enough?. Anes.. 13, 147-153. 2000.
  5. Como J, Greer E, McCunn M, Dutton RP, Aarabi B, Scalea T. Characterizing the need for mechanical ventilation following spinal cord injury with neurologic deficit.. Journal of Trauma. 59, 912-916. 2000.
  6. Reynolds HN, Teiken P, Regan ME, McCunn M, Habashi NM, Cottingham C, Scalea TM. Hyperlactatemia, increased osmolar gap and renal dysfunction during continuous lorazepam infusion. Crit. Care Med. 28(5), 1631-1634. 2000.
  7. McCunn M, Mirvis S, Reynolds HN, Cottingham CA. Physician utilization of a portable CT scanner in the ICU.. Crit. Care Med. 28, 3808-3813. 2000.
  8. Reynolds HN, McCunn M, Habashi NM, Cottingham CA, Scalea TM. Extracorporeal support in an adult with severe carbon monoxide poisoning and shock following smoke inhalation: a case report. Perfusion. 15, 169-1733. 2000.
  9. Gebremichael M, Borg U, Habashi NM, Cottingham C, Cunsolo L, McCunn M, Reynolds HN. Interhospital transport of the extremely ill patient: the mobile intensive care unit. Crit. Care Med.. 28(1), 79-85. PMID: 10667503. 2000.
  10. Reynolds HN, Teiken P, Regan ME, Habashi NM, Cottingham C, McCunn M, Scalea TM. Hyperlactatemia, increased osmolar gap, and renal dysfunction during continuous lorazepam infusion. Crit. Care Med.. 28(5), 1631-4. PMID: 10834725. 2000.
  11. Reynolds HN, McCunn M, Borg U, Habashi N, Cottingham C, Bar-Lavi Y. Acute respiratory distress syndrome: estimated incidence and mortality rate in a 5 million-person population base. Crit Care. 2(1), 29-34. PMID: 11056707. 2000.
  12. McCunn M, Mirvis S, Reynolds N, Cottingham C. Physician utilization of a portable computed tomography scanner in the intensive care unit. Crit. Care Med.. 28(12), 3808-13. PMID: 11153618. 2001.
  13. McCunn M. Interhospital Transport of the Trauma Patient. Scand J Trauma Emerg. Med.. 10, 156-158. 2002.
  14. McCunn M, Habashi NM. Airway pressure release ventilation in the acute respiratory distress syndrome following traumatic injury. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 40(3), 89-102. PMID: 12055514. 2002.
  15. Reynolds HN, Habashi NM, Cottingham CA, Frawley PM, McCunn M. Interhospital transport of the adult mechanically ventilated patient. Respir Care Clin N Am. 8(1), 37-50. PMID: 12184656. 2002.
  16. McCunn M, Mauritz W, Dutton RP, Alexander C, Handley C, Scalea TM. Impact of culture and policy on organ donation: a comparison between two urban trauma centers in developed nations. J Trauma. 54(5), 995-9. PMID: 12777916. 2003.
  17. Dutton RP, Boehm C, Shere-Wolfe R, Hyder M, Tarantino D, McCunn M. Epidural catheter placement may also benefit intubated and sedated patients. Anesth. Analg.. 98(3), 875; author repy 875-6. PMID: 14980964. 2004.
  18. Dutton RP, McCunn M, Hyder M, D'Angelo M, O'Connor J, Hess JR, Scalea TM. Factor VIIa for correction of traumatic coagulopathy. J Trauma. 57(4), 709-18; discussion 718-9. PMID: 15514523. 2004.
  19. Como JJ, Sutton ER, McCunn M, Dutton RP, Johnson SB, Aarabi B, Scalea TM. Characterizing the need for mechanical ventilation following cervical spinal cord injury with neurologic deficit. J Trauma. 59(4), 912-6; discussion 916. PMID: 16374281. 2005.
  20. McCunn M, Reynolds HN, Reuter J, McQuillan K, McCourt T, Stein D. Continuous renal replacement therapy in patients following traumatic injury. Int J Artif Organs. 29(2), 166-86. PMID: 16552665. 2006.
  21. McCunn M, Dutton R. End-points of resuscitation how much is enough?. Curr Opin Anesthesiology. 13(2), 147-53. PMID: 17016294. 2006.
  22. Scalea TM, Bochicchio GV, Habashi N, McCunn M, Shih D, McQuillan K, Aarabi B. Increased intra-abdominal, intrathoracic, and intracranial pressure after severe brain injury: multiple compartment syndrome. J Trauma. 62(3), 647-56; discussion 656. PMID: 17414342. 2007.
  23. Lumpkins KM, Bochicchio GV, Keledjian K, Simard JM, McCunn M, Scalea T. Glial fibrillary acidic protein is highly correlated with brain injury. J Trauma. 65(4), 778-82; discussion 782-4. PMID: 18849790. 2008.
  24. Szerlip NJ, Bholat O, McCunn MM, Aarabi B, Scalea TM. Extracorporeal life support as a treatment for neurogenic pulmonary edema and cardiac failure secondary to intractable intracranial hypertension: a case report and review of the literature. J Trauma. 67(3), E69-71. PMID: 19088561. 2008.
  25. Aarabi B, Hesdorffer DC, Simard JM, Ahn ES, Aresco C, Eisenberg HM, McCunn M, Scalea T. Comparative study of decompressive craniectomy after mass lesion evacuation in severe head injury. Neurosurgery. 64(5), 927-39; discussion 939-40. PMID: 19287327. 2009.
  26. McCunn M, Reed AJ. Critical care organ support: a focus on extracorporeal systems. Curr Opin Crit Care. 15(6), 554-9. PMID: 19812488. 2009.
  27. McCunn M, Gordon EK, Scott TH. Anesthetic concerns in trauma victims requiring operative intervention: the patient too sick to anesthetize. Anesthesiol Clin. 28(1), 97-116. PMID: 20400043. 2010.
  28. McCunn M, Ashburn MA, Floyd TF, Schwab CW, Harrington P, Hanson CW, Sarani B, Mehta S, Speck RM, Fle. An organized, comprehensive, and security-enabled strategic response to the Haiti earthquake: a description of pre-deployment readiness preparation and preliminary experience from an academic anesthesiology department with no preexisting international dis. Anesth. Analg.. 111(6), 1438-44. PMID: 20841417. 2010.
  29. McCunn M, Speck RM, Chung I, Atkins JH, Raiten JM, Fleisher LA. Global health outreach during anesthesiology residency in the United States: a survey of interest, barriers to participation, and proposed solutions. J Clin Anesth. 24(1), 38-43. PMID: 22284317. 2011.
  30. McCunn M, Speck RM, Chung I, Atkins JH, Raiten JM, Fleisher LA. Global health outreach during anesthesiology residency in the United States: a survey of interest, barriers to participation, and proposed solutions. J Clin Anesth. 24(1), 38-43. PMID: 22284317. 2011.
  31. Allen S, Holena D, McCunn M, Kohl B, Sarani B. A review of the fundamental principles and evidence base in the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in critically ill adult patients. J Intensive Care Med. 26(1), 13-26. PMID: 21262750. 2011.
  32. Bakowitz M, Bruns B, McCunn M. Acute lung injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome in the injured patient. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 20, 54. PMID: 22883052. 2012.
  33. Thaler A, Dunlevy H, Cohn J, Speck R, O'Brien M, McCunn M. A basic needs assessment of Kenyan health care practitioners' training and ability in providing resuscitation management for patients in Mbagathi Hospital, Nairobi. J Clin Anesth. 25(5), 388-92. PMID: 23965195. 2012.
  34. Thaler A, Dunlevy H, Cohn J, Speck R, O'Brien M, McCunn M. A basic needs assessment of Kenyan health care practitioners' training and ability in providing resuscitation management for patients in Mbagathi Hospital, Nairobi. J Clin Anesth. 25(5), 388-92. PMID: 23965195. 2012.
  35. Sakran JV, Greer SE, Werlin E, McCunn M. Care of the injured worldwide: trauma still the neglected disease of modern society. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 20, 64. PMID: 22980446. 2012.
  36. Speck RM, Jones G, Barg FK, McCunn M. Team composition and perceived roles of team members in the trauma bay. J Trauma Nurs. 19(3), 133-8. PMID: 22955707. 2012.
  37. Rock KC, Bakowitz M, McCunn M. Advances in the management of the critically injured patient in the operating room. Anesthesiol Clin. 31(1), 67-83. PMID: 23351535. 2012.
  38. Pieczynski LM, Laudanski K, Speck RM, McCunn M. Analysis of field reports from anaesthesia volunteers in low- to middle-income countries. Med Educ. 47(10), 1029-36. PMID: 24016173. 2013.
  39. Greer SE, McCunn M. High-frequency oscillatory ventilation. Curr Probl Surg. 50(10), 471-8. PMID: 24156845. 2013.
  40. Tobin JM, Grabinsky A, McCunn M, Pittet JF, Smith CE, Murray MJ, Varon AJ. A checklist for trauma and emergency anesthesia. Anesth. Analg.. 117(5), 1178-84. PMID: 24108256. 2013.
  41. Lane-Fall MB, Speck RM, Ibrahim SA, Shea JA, McCunn M, Bosk CL. Are Attendings different?. Intensivists explain their handoff ideals, perceptions, and practices. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 11(3), 360-6. PMID: 24328937. 2013.
  42. Dagal A, Greer SE, McCunn M. International disparities in trauma care. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 27(2), 233-9. PMID: 24514036. 2014.
  43. El-Shinawi M, McCunn M, Sisley AC, El-Setouhy M, Hirshon JM. Developing Sustainable Trauma Care Education in Egypt: Sequential Trauma Education Program, Steps to Success. J Surg Educ. PMID: 25600355. 2014.
  44. McCunn M, Dutton RP, Dagal A, Varon A, Kaslow O, Kucik JC, Hagberg C, Melaasc J, Pittet JF, Dunbar P, Grissom T, Vavilala M. A new Paradign for the "Acute Care" Anesthesiologist?". Anesthesia and Analgesia. 1668-1673. 2015.
  45. Conti B, McCunn M. Penetrating biventricular cardaic injury in a trauma patient:  Heart versus machete.. Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. (June 2015), 549-828. 2015.
  46. Albrecht JS, Hirshon JM, McCunn M, Bechtold KT, Rao V, Simoni-Wastila L, Smith GS. Increased Rates of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Older Adults in US Emergency Departments, 2009-2010. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 31(5), E1-7. PMID: 26479396. 2015.
  47. Jain U, McCunn M, Smith CE, Pittet JF. Management of the Traumatized Airway. Anesthesiology. 124(1), 199-206. PMID: 26517857. 2015.
  48. Hadler RA, Chawla S, Stewart BT, McCunn MC, Kushner AL. Anesthesia Care Capacity at Health Facilities in 22 Low- and Middle-Income Countries. World J Surg. 40(5), 1025-33. PMID: 26822158. 2016.
  49. McCunn M, Dutton Rp, Heim C, Gilmore C, Pittet JF. Trauma Anesthesia Contributions to the Acute Care Anesthesiology Model and the Perioperative Surgical Home. Current Reports in Anesthesiology. (2016), 22-26. 2016.
  50. Albrecht JS, McCunn M, Stein DM, Simoni-Wastila L, Smith GS. Sex differences in mortality following isolated traumatic brain injury among older adults. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 81(3), 486-92. PMID: 27280939. 2016.
  51. Conti BM, Richards JE, Kundi R, Nascone J, Scalea TM, McCunn M. Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta and the Anesthesiologist: A Case Report and Literature Review. A A Case Rep. 9(5), 154-157. PMID: 28379869. 2017.
  52. Conti B, Greco KM, McCunn M. The Acute Care Anesthesiologist as Resuscitationist. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 55(3), 109-116. PMID: 28598884. 2017.
  53. Kaslow O, Kuza CM, McCunn M, Dagal A, Hagberg CA, McIsaac JH, Mangunta VR, Urman RD, Fox CA, Varon AJ. Trauma Anesthesiology as Part of the Core Anesthesiology Residency Program Training: Expert Opinion of the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Trauma and Emergency Preparedness (ASA COTEP). Anesth. Analg. 125(3), 1060-1065. PMID: 28759495. 2017.
  54. Conti BM, Richards JE, Kundi R, Nascone J, Scalea TM, McCunn M. Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta and the Anesthesiologist: A Case Report and Literature Review. A A Case Rep. 9(5), 154-157. PMID: 28379869. 2017.
  55. Gerstein NS, Sanders JC, McCunn M, Brierley JK, Gerstein WH, West SD, Tawil I, Kraai EP, Boyd NH, Bronshteyn YS, Torgeson EL, Schulman PM. The Gun Violence Epidemic: Time for Perioperative Physicians to Act. J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth.. 32(3), 1097-1100. PMID: 29602543. 2018.