Critical Care Intensivist


Top Conditions

  • Trauma
*This is not a complete list of conditions
  • Education & Training

    Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta

    Residency: Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

    Fellowship: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati

    Board Certification(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

  • Research & Publications

    Nowak JE, Harmon K, Caldwell CC, Wong HR. Prophylactic Zinc Supplementation Reduces Bacterial Load and Improves Survival in a Murine Model of Sepsis. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2012; Jul 11 [epub ahead of print]. Nowak JE, Brilli RJ, Lake MR, et al. Reducing Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infections in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU): The Business Case for Quality Improvement. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2010;11(5):579-87. Klein JA, Nowak JE, Sutherell JS, Wheeler DS. Nonsurgical Management of Cardiac Missiles. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2010;26(1):36-8. Nowak JE, Wheeler DS, Harmon KK, Wong HR. Admission Chemokine (C-C motif) Ligand 4 Levels Predict Survival in Pediatric Septic Shock. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2010;11(2):213-6. Bigham MT, Nowak JE, Wheeler DS. Therapeutic Application of Helium-Oxygen and Mechanical Ventilation in a Child with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia and Airway Obstruction. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009;25(7):469-472. Nowak JE, Brilli RJ. Pediatric Rapid Response Teams: Is It Time? JAMA. 2007; 298(19) 2311-2312.

  • Interests & Activities

    After living in various locations in the Midwest and Southeast, I'm now a committed Minnesotan, and thus slowly learning to ice skate, ski, and deny that I'm bothered by the cold!

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