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Nicolas J. Dorsey, MD, PhD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



UMMC, S11C00

Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-8381


(410) 328-5531

Education and Training

2002 - 2006     BS, Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore County

                            (Magna Cum Laude)

2006 - 2015     MD, University of Maryland, School of Medicine

                            PhD, Molecular Microbiollogy and Immunology, MSTP, University of Maryland,

                            School of Medicine

2015 - 2016     Internship, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

2016 - 2019     Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland Medical Center

2019 - 2020     Fellowship, Acute Pain Medicine and Regional Anesthesiology, University of

                             Maryland Medical Center

Highlighted Publications

 1. Chen X, Ye H, Kuruvilla R, Ramanan N, Scangos KW, Zhang C, Johnson NM, England PM, Shokat KM, Ginty DD. 2005. A chemical-genetic approach to studying neurotrophin signaling. Neuron 46(1):13-21.

2. Nicolas J. Dorsey, Svetlana P. Chapoval, Elizabeth P. Smith, Jonathan Skupsky, David W. Scott, Achsah D. Keegan. 2013 STAT6 controls the number of regulatory T cells in vivo thereby regulating allergic lung inflammation. Journal of Immunology. 15;191(4):1517-28. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1300486

3. Preeta Dasgupta, Nicolas J. Dorsey, Xiulan Qi, Elizabeth P. Smith and Achsah D. Keegan 2016. Insulin Receptor Substrate (IRS)-2 negatively regulates alternative macrophage activation and allergic lung inflammation. Science Signaling 9(433), ra63.

4. Shiming Yang, Ashley Menne, Peter Hu, Lynn Stansbury, Cheng Gao, Nicolas Dorsey, William Chiu, Stacy Shackelford, Colin Mackenzie. 2017 Acoustic sensor versus electrocardiographically derived respiratory rate in unstable trauma patients. Clin., Monitoring and Computing 31(4):765-772. doi: 10.1007/s10877-016-9895-8

5. Seema Deshpande M.B.B.S., Susan Sankova, M.D., Nicolas Dorsey, M.D. Ph.D., Murtaza Y. Dawood, M.D., Kenechi Tanaka, M.D., M.Sc. 2020 Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in Valve Replacement-A New Hope for the Forgotten Valve. Korean Journal of Anesthesiology