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
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
Surgical Critical Care/Trauma Fellowship, Division of Trauma/Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, 2008-2009
American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
Surgery Critical Care
Trauma & Critical Care Outcomes Research
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.
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.
Most recent publications from a total of 23
Holcomb JB, Tilley BC, Baraniuk S, Fox EE, Wade CE, Podbielski JM, del Junco DJ, Brasel KJ, Bulger EM, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ, Cotton BA, Fabian TC, Inaba K, Kerby JD, Muskat P, O'Keeffe T, Rizoli S, Robinson BR, Scalea TM, Schreiber MA, Stein DM, Weinberg JA, Callum JL, Hess JR, Matijevic N, Miller CN, Pittet JF, Hoyt DB, Pearson GD, Leroux B, van Belle G. Transfusion of plasma, platelets, and red blood cells in a 1:1:1 vs a 1:1:2 ratio and mortality in patients with severe trauma: the PROPPR randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2015 Feb 3; 313(5):471-82. View in PubMed
Kornblith LZ, Howard B, Kunitake R, Redick B, Nelson M, Cohen MJ, Callcut R. Obesity and clotting: Body mass index independently contributes to hypercoagulability after injury. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jan; 78(1):30-8. View in PubMed
Howard BM, Kornblith LZ, Redick BJ, Vilardi RF, Balhotra KS, Crane JM, Forde MR, Nelson MF, Callcut RA, Cohen MJ. The effects of alcohol on coagulation in trauma patients: Interpreting thrombelastography with caution. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Dec; 77(6):865-72. View in PubMed
Kornblith LZ, Howard BM, Cheung CK, Dayter Y, Pandey S, Busch MP, Pati S, Callcut RA, Vilardi RF, Redick BJ, Nelson MF, Cohen MJ. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts: Hemostatic profiles of whole blood variants. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Dec; 77(6):818-27. View in PubMed
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
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
Callcut RA, Mell MW. Modern advances in vascular trauma. Surg Clin North Am. 2013 Aug; 93(4):941-61, ix. View in PubMed
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
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
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
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