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Michael E. Winters, MD

Academic Title:

Professor

Primary Appointment:

Emergency Medicine

Secondary Appointment(s):

Medicine

Administrative Title:

Vice Chair of Clinical and Administrative Affairs

Additional Title:

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine

Location:

110 South Paca Street 6th Floor, Suite 200

Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-8025

Phone (Secondary):

410-328-6728

Fax:

(410) 328-8028

Education and Training

Education

1991 – 1995    The Johns Hopkins University; Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering; Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering; Minor, Mathematical Sciences

1995 – 1999    M. D., The Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University

2016 – 2018    Masters of Business Administration, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

 

Post Graduate Education and Training

1999 – 2004    Residency, The University of Maryland Medical Center, Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine                           

2003 – 2004    Chief Resident, Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine

2005 – 2006    The American College of Emergency Physicians, Teaching Fellowship, Irving, Texas

2007 – 2009    The American College of Physician Executives, University of Maryland Medical System, Physician Leadership Education Institute

Biosketch

I am currently an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. I am also the Director of the Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine Residency Program, founder and Co-Director of the Combined Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine/Critical Care Program, and Director of Critical Care Education. I have received numerous local, regional, and national teaching awards, including the National Emergency Medicine Faculty Teaching Award from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), the Young Educators Award from the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, and the 2014-2015 Honorable Mention Outstanding Speaker of the Year from ACEP. I have lectured nationally and internationally, authored numerous articles and textbook chapters, and host a monthly podcast on the management of critically ill emergency department patients (Critical Care Perspectives in Emergency Medicine, www.ccpem.com). In addition, I am Editor-in-Chief of Emergency Department Resuscitation of the Critically Ill, a popular emergency medicine-critical care textbook published by ACEP.

Research/Clinical Keywords

emergency medicine, critical care, intensive care, resuscitation, shock, sepsis, post-arrest, cardiac arrest

Highlighted Publications

Winters ME, Sherwin R, Vilke G, Wardi G. What is the preferred resuscitation fluid for patients with severe sepsis and septic shock? Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017. [epub ahead of print]

In ‘t Veld MA, Allison MG, Bostick DS, Fisher K, Witting M, Winters ME. Ultrasound use during ACLS causes delays in chest compressions. Resuscitation. 2017; 119:95-98.

Winters ME, Sherwin R, Vilke G, Wardi G. Does early goal-directed therapy decrease mortality compared with standard care in patients with septic shock? Journal of Emergency Medicine 2017; 52:379-384.

Winters ME, Martinez J, Mallemat H, Brady W. The critical care literature 2016. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2017;35(10):1547-1554.

Allison MG, Scott MC, Hu K, Witting MD, Winters ME. High Initial Tidal Volumes in ED Patients at Risk for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Journal of Critical Care 2015; 30:341-3.

Research Interests

My research interests are primarily focused on the resuscitation of critically ill emergency department patients.  This includes shock, cardiac arrest, post-arrest care, mechanical ventilation, and point-of-care ultrasound.

Awards and Affiliations

National

2003  Clinical Excellence Award, American College of Emergency Physicians/Emergency Medicine Residency Association, Annual Scientific Assembly, Boston, Massachusetts

2006   “Top 10 Speakers”, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 12th Annual Scientific Assembly, San Antonio, Texas

2007  “Top 10 Speakers”, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 13th Annual Scientific Assembly, Las Vegas, Nevada

2009  Young Educator of the Year, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 15th Annual Scientific Assembly, Phoenix, Arizona. Award recognizes faculty who are less than 5 years out of residency who have made significant contributions to AAEM through work on educational programs

2009  National Emergency Medicine Faculty Teaching Award, American College of Emergency Physicians, Annual Scientific Assembly, Boston, Massachusetts

2012  Service Award, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 18th Annual Scientific Assembly, San Diego, California

2014  Top Speaker, Written Board Review Course, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Orlando, Florida

2015  2014-2015 Honorable Mention Outstanding Speaker of the Year Award. American College of Emergency Physicians.

2015  Top Speaker, Written Board Review Course, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Orlando, Florida

2016  Top Speaker, Written Board Review Course, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Orlando, Florida

2017  Top Speaker, Written Board Review Course, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Orlando, Florida

 

Local

2005  Teacher of the Year 2004 – 2005, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mercy Medical Center

2008  Outstanding Teaching Attending Award 2007 - 2008, Department of Emergency Medicine, UMSOM

2012  Top Doctor in Emergency Medicine, Baltimore Magazine

2013  Top Doctor in Emergency Medicine, Baltimore Magazine

2013  Catherine J. Zelko Memorial Award for Excellence in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wellspan York Hospital, York, Pennsylvania

2015  Outstanding Teaching Attending Award 2014 - 2015, Department of Emergency Medicine, UMSOM

2017  Outstanding Teaching Attending Award 2016-2017, Department of Emergency Medicine, UMSOM

Professional Activity

National Service

2004 – present           Education Committee, American Academy of Emergency Medicine

2005 – present           Critical Care Section, American College of Emergency Physicians

2006 – present           Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee, American Academy of Emergency Medicine.  Authored 1st Clinical Guideline on “Angioedema”

2008 – present           Education Committee, Maryland Chapter, American College of Emergency Physicians

2009 – present           Reviewer, Journal of Emergency Medicine

2012 – present           Co-Director, National Written Board Review Course, American Academy of Emergency Medicine

2012 – present          Co-Director, Resuscitation for the Emergency Physician, American Academy of Emergency Medicine

2015 – present          Physician Reviewer, Academic Life in Emergency Medicine University. www.aliemu.com

2016 – present          Reviewer, Intensive Care Medicine

Links of Interest

www.ccpem.com