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Department of Surgery »  Faculty »  SFGH Hospital & Trauma Center »  Rachael A. Callcut, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Rachael A. Callcut, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery

Contact Information

(415) 206-8673 Appointments
(415) 206-4622 Office
(415) 206-5484 Fax
CallcutR@sfghsurg.ucsf.edu  

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University, B.S., Biology, 1997, B.A., Chemistry, 1997
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, M.D., 2001
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, M.S.P.H., 2005
  • Clinical Investigators Preparatory Program Certificate, 2005

Residencies

  • General Surgery Residency, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, 2001-2008.
  • Chief Resident, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, 2007-2008

Fellowships

  • Surgical Critical Care/Trauma Fellowship, Division of Trauma/Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, 2008-2009

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Expertise

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery Critical Care
  • Trauma Surgery

Research Interests

  • Hemostasis
  • Systems Engineering
  • Trauma & Critical Care Outcomes Research

Biography

Rachael A. Callcut, M.D., M.S.P.H. is a general surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery based at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Hospital. She is board certified in general surgery and surgical critical care

Dr. Callcut received her M.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and thereafter completed a general surgery residency at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

During residency, Dr. Callcut spent two years as a NIH post-doctoral research fellow earning a Clinical Investigator's Preparatory Program Certificate and a Masters of Science in Population Health Sciences from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. She subsequently completed a Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma at the University of Cincinnati.

Dr. Callcut has previously served on the faculties of the University of Cincinnati and Stanford University medical schools.

Research Overview

Dr. Callcut has a broad health services research portfolio focused on clinical outcomes research in Trauma and Critical Care. She has an active role in ongoing multicenter clinical trials examining resuscitation outcomes. She has been active in publishing on the impact of regulatory issues in surgery, health care delivery, cost-effectiveness, and the development of screening algorithms for clinical care.

 

Publications

Most recent publications from a total of 19
  1. Kornblith LZ, Kutcher ME, Callcut RA, Redick BJ, Hu CK, Cogbill TH, Baker CC, Shapiro ML, Burlew CC, Kaups KL, Demoya MA, Haan JM, Koontz CH, Zolin SJ, Gordy SD, Shatz DV, Paul DB, Cohen MJ. Mechanical ventilation weaning and extubation after spinal cord injury: A Western Trauma Association multicenter study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Dec; 75(6):1060-70. View in PubMed
  2. Robinson BR, Cotton BA, Pritts TA, Branson R, Holcomb JB, Muskat P, Fox EE, Wade CE, del Junco DJ, Bulger EM, Cohen MJ, Schreiber MA, Myers JG, Brasel KJ, Phelan HA, Alarcon LH, Rahbar MH, Callcut RA. Application of the Berlin definition in PROMMTT patients: the impact of resuscitation on the incidence of hypoxemia. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jul; 75(1 Suppl 1):S61-7. View in PubMed
  3. Callcut RA, Mell MW. Modern advances in vascular trauma. Surg Clin North Am. 2013 Aug; 93(4):941-61, ix. View in PubMed
  4. Callcut RA, Cotton BA, Muskat P, Fox EE, Wade CE, Holcomb JB, Schreiber MA, Rahbar MH, Cohen MJ, Knudson MM, Brasel KJ, Bulger EM, Del Junco DJ, Myers JG, Alarcon LH, Robinson BR. Defining when to initiate massive transfusion: a validation study of individual massive transfusion triggers in PROMMTT patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jan; 74(1):59-65, 67-8; discussion 66-7. View in PubMed
  5. Pickham DM, Callcut RA, Maggio PM, Mell MW, Spain DA, Bech F, Staudenmayer K. Payer status is associated with the use of prophylactic inferior vena cava filter in high-risk trauma patients. Surgery. 2012 Aug; 152(2):232-7. View in PubMed
  6. Mell MW, Callcut RA, Bech F, Delgado MK, Staudenmayer K, Spain DA, Hernandez-Boussard T. Predictors of emergency department death for patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Sep; 56(3):651-5. View in PubMed
  7. Callcut RA, Hanseman DJ, Solan PD, Kadon KS, Ingalls NK, Fortuna GR, Tsuei BJ, Robinson BR. Early treatment of blunt cerebrovascular injury with concomitant hemorrhagic neurologic injury is safe and effective. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Feb; 72(2):338-45; discussion 345-6. View in PubMed
  8. Callcut RA, Johannigman JA, Kadon KS, Hanseman DJ, Robinson BR. All massive transfusion criteria are not created equal: defining the predictive value of individual transfusion triggers to better determine who benefits from blood. J Trauma. 2011 Apr; 70(4):794-801. View in PubMed
  9. Utrup TR, Mueller EW, Healy DP, Callcut RA, Peterson JD, Hurford WE. High-dose ciprofloxacin for serious gram-negative infection in an obese, critically ill patient receiving continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration. Ann Pharmacother. 2010 Oct; 44(10):1660-4. View in PubMed
  10. Mell MW, O'Neil AS, Callcut RA, Acher CW, Hoch JR, Tefera G, Turnipseed WD. Effect of early plasma transfusion on mortality in patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm. Surgery. 2010 Nov; 148(5):955-62. View in PubMed
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