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Mira Ghneim, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

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Education and Training

  • The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, BS, 2004
  • The University of Maryland Baltimore, MS-Physiology, 2006
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, The Chicago Medical School, MD, 2010
  • Baylor Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, TX, Internship, General Surgery, 2011 
  • Baylor Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, TX, Residency, General Surgery, 2015
  • R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Fellowship, Critical Care, 2016
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Post-Graduate Degree, MPH, 2021 - present                                                                                    

Research/Clinical Keywords

Acute Care and Emergency Surgery, Shock Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Emergency General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, ACES

Highlighted Publications

Hughes JM, Brown RT, Fanning J, Raj M, Bisson A, Ghneim M, Kritchevsky SB. Achieving and sustaining behavior change for older adults: A Research Centers Collaborative Network workshop report. Gerontologist. 2022 Dec 6;63(8):1268–78. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnac173. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36473052; PMCID: PMC10474593.

Ghneim M, Adams S, Stein D. Frailty Assessment in the Older Adult Surgical Patient- Critical Questions for the Future. JAMA Surgery. 2023 Feb 22 doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2022.8350. Online ahead of print

Dhillon NK, Kufera J, Ghneim M. Emergency General Surgery Procedures in Older Adults: Where You Live Matters! Am Surg. 2023 Jul;89(7):3180-3186. doi: 10.1177/00031348231160838. Epub 2023 Mar 2. PMID: 36861456.

St John A, Murray R, Cooper L, Diaz J, Ghneim M. Cecal-Colon Intussusception due to Appendiceal Mucinous Adenocarcinoma. Am Surg. 2023 Sep;89(9):3822-3825. doi: 10.1177/00031348231175489. Epub 2023 May 24. PMID: 37222408.

Kim K, Clark J, Ghneim M, Feliciano D, Diaz J, Harfouche M. Not All Fluids collections are created equal: clinical course and outcomes of pancreatic pseudocysts and acute peripancreatic fluid collections requiring intervention. Am Sug 2023 May:89(5): 1774-1780. doi: 10.1177/00031348221078955. PMID:35220758.

O'Meara L, Zhang A, Baum JN, Cooper A, Decker C, Schroeppel T, Cai J, Cullinane DC, Catalano RD, Bugaev N, LeClair MJ, Feather C, McBride K, Sams V, Leung PS, Olafson S, Callahan DS, Posluszny J, Moradian S, Estroff J, Hochman B, Coleman NL, Goldenberg-Sandau A, Nahmias J, Rosenbaum K, Pasley JD, Boll L, Hustad L, Reynolds J, Truitt M, Vesselinov R, Ghneim M. Anticoagulation in emergency general surgery: Who bleeds more? The EAST multicenter trials ACES study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2023 Oct 1;95(4):510-515. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000004042. Epub 2023 Jun 23. PMID: 37349868.