William C Wilson

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Chief Medical Officer
College of Health Sciences

Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
School of Medicine

Clinical Professor of Surgery
School of Medicine

Clinical Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine

M.D., Temple University, Philadelphia PA
UC San Francisco, Fellowship - Critical Care
UC San Diego, In-Residence Fellowship - Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
M.A., Occidental College, Molecular Biology

Phone: (714) 456-6844
Fax: (714) 456-3927
Email: wcw@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
101 The City Drive S., Bldg. 54, Suite 5400
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
Critical Care, Quality and Patient Safety, Neuro-Critical Care, Adult and Pediatric Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Medical Ethics, Population Health Management, High Reliability Healthcare Organization, Telemedicine, eICU, Point of Care Ultrasound
Academic Distinctions
Western Anesthesia Resident Conference Research Excellence Award -1991

Recipient, National Science Foundation Research Fellowship -1980
CCM Certification, American Board of Anesthesiology
Special Qualifications in Critical Care Medicine, September 6, 1997

Diplomat, American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA), October 29, 1993

Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1986

American Heart Association CPR Provider

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider

Advanced Trauma Life Support Provider, & Instructor
Research Abstract
1. Wilson WC, Mays LL: In vivo acylation of tRNA in aging rat liver. Age, October, 1980. (Abstract)

2. Dittrich HC, McCann HA, Wilson WC, Mitchell MM, Jamieson SW, Auger WR, Moser KM: Identification of interatrial communication in patients with elevated right atrial pressure using surface and transesophageal contrast echocardiography. J Am Coll Cardiol 21(Supp):135A,1993. (Abstract)

3. Wilson WC, Kaplanski D, Benumof JL, Johnson FW, Channick R: Inhaled nitric oxide during one-lung ventilation. Abstracts of Scientific Papers, American Society of Anesthesiologists 1995 Annual Meeting., Anesthesiology 83:A1200, 1995. (Abstract)

4. Wilson WC, Kim TS, Channick RN, Johnson FW: Continuous ABG Monitoring During DHCA: A Surrogate for Brain Monitoring. Abstr. Anesthesia and Analgesia 84(2S):S280,1997. (Abstract)

5. Manecke GR, Wilson WC, Kapelanski DP, Auger WR, Jamieson SW: Anesthesia for pulmonary thromboendarterectomy: experience with 1200 cases. Anesth Analg Supplement, 2001. (Abstract)

6. Manecke GR, Parimucha M, Stratmann G, Wilson, WC, Roth, DM, Auger WR, Kerr,KM,Jamieson SW, Kapelanski DP, Mitchell MM:: Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest and the femoral to radial arterial pressure gradient. Anesth Analg Supplement, 2002. (Abstract)

7. LeBlanc D, Pearman DA, Ford RM, Wilson WC, Morris TA. Weaning Protocols & RSBI: Creating a Foundation for Successful Extubation of Mechanically Ventilated Patients. Respiratory Care, Open Forum, 2011. (Abstract)
1. Editor of Monograph; Monitoring During Critical Events. An edition of
Anesthesiology Clinics of North America. W.B. Saunders Co. Dec. 2001, Volume 19, Number 4 (354 pages, 14 Chapters)

2. Editor in Chief of Textbook; TRAUMA: Emergency Resuscitation, Perioperative
Anesthesia and Surgical Management. Wilson WC, Grande CR, Hoyt DB. informa Healthcare, Inc. New York, NY, 2007. (867 pages, 42 Chapters)

3. Editor in Chief of Textbook; TRAUMA: Critical Care. Wilson WC, Grande CR, Hoyt DB. Informa Healthcare, Inc. New York, NY, 2007. (1319 pages, 74 Chapters)

4. Editor in Chief of Textbook; Sedation Airway for Everyone (SAFEĀ®): Wilson WC, Smith CE, Camporesi EM, Grande CR AD!FX, Inc. Louisville, KY, Published Oct., 2013. (500 pages, 53 Chapters)
Professional Societies
Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (SOCCA)
American Society of Anesthesiologists
California Society of Anesthesiologists
Orange County Medical Society
Society for Airway Management
International Anesthesia Research Society
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Graduate Programs


Critical Care Medicine (AN)

Cardiovascular Disease (IM)

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