Honors and Awards

November 2014

Best Scientific Abstract Award:  Resuscitation Science Symposium—Trauma Resuscitation. American Heart Association/Resuscitation Science Symposium. Spaite DW, Stolz U, Bobrow BJ, Chikani V, Sherrill D, Sotello M, Barnhart B, Gaither JB, Adelson PD, Viscusi C, Mullins T, Humble W, Denninghoff KR:  The Effect of Prehospital Hypoxia and Hypotension on Outcome in Major Traumatic Brain Injury: A Deadly Combination.

American Heart Association/Resuscitation Science Symposium—Best of the Best Oral Abstract Presentation. Spaite DW, Stolz U, Bobrow BJ, Chikani V, Sherrill D, Sotello M, Barnhart B, Gaither JB, Adelson PD, Viscusi C, Mullins T, Humble W, Denninghoff KR:  The Effect of Prehospital Hypoxia and Hypotension on Outcome in Major Traumatic Brain Injury: A Deadly Combination.

October 2014

Best Scientific Abstract Award, National Association of State EMS Officials Annual Meeting, Cleveland, OH, October 6-10, 2014. Bobrow B, Panczyk M, Stolz U, Heagerty N, Dameff C, Tully J, Murphy RA, Vadeboncoeur T, Spaite D: The Impact of Guideline-Based Protocols and Training on the Provision of Pre-Arrival CPR Instructions and Patient Outcomes at Three 9-1-1 Centers in Arizona.

November 2013

American Heart Association/Resuscitation Science Symposium—Medical Student/Young Investigator Abstract Award. Project Mentor: Heagerty N, Nunez M, Chikani V, Stolz U, Karamooz M, Mullins M, Sutter J, Mullins T, Spaite D, Bobrow B: Length of Coma in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survivors Treated with Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia.

American Heart Association/Resuscitation Science Symposium—Medical Student/Young Investigator Abstract Award. Project Mentor: Dunham A, Karamooz M, Heagerty N, Silver A, Nunez M, McDannold R, Kassel D, Bobrow B, Spaite D: The Accuracy of Prehospital Provider Oxygen Saturation and End-Tidal C02 Documentation in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury.

September 2013

2013 Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) Vision Award. Arizona TARGET (Telephone-Assisted Resuscitation Gains Essential Time) Program. Co-Investigator

May 2013

National Clinical Trial of the Year: The Rapid Anticonvulsant Medication Prior to Arrival Trial (RAMPART). Awarded by The Society for Clinical Trials. Silbergleit R, Durkalski V, Lowenstein D, et al for the NETT Investigators: Intramuscular versus Intravenous Therapy for Prehospital Status Epilepticus. N Engl J Med. 2012;366 (7):591-600. Site Principal Investigator for the Arizona Hub for the Trial and one of the NETT Investigators.

Abstract chosen for “The Best of SAEM—Gallery of Excellence.” Safdar B, Stolz U, Stiell IG, Cone DC, Bobrow B, de Boer M, Dreyer J, Maloney J, Spaite DW: Gender and Survival In Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCA): Results From The OPALS (Ontario Prehospital Advanced Life Support) Study. Presented at the Annual the Society for Academic Medicine, May 15-18, 2013, Atlanta, Georgia.

Abstract chosen for “The Best of SAEM—Gallery of Excellence.” Spaite DW, Chikani V, Bobrow BJ, et al: Prehospital Glasgow Coma Scale and Risk Stratification in Major Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury: Association With Mortality and Non-Mortality Outcomes. Presented at the Annual the Society for Academic Medicine, May 15-18, 2013, Atlanta, Georgia.

October 2012

The John Doll Award. Bobrow BJ, Vadeboncoeur TF, Spaite DW, et al: The Effectiveness of Ultra-Brief and Brief Educational Videos for Training Lay Responders in Hands-Only™ Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Implications for the Future of Citizen CPR Training. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2011;4:220-226. This publication received the John Doll Award—An annual research award given by the Arizona Department of Health Services for the most significant scientific publication by Department personnel and collaborators.