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Brendan J. Clark

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    2009 - 2015NIH Loan Repayment Award, National Institutes of Health
    2010American Thoracic Society Travel Award, American Thoracic Society
    2002Alpha Omega Alpha, Northwestern University
    2002ACP Most Outstanding Medicine Clerkship Performance, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    1999Phi Beta Kappa, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    1999Bronze Tablet, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    1998Clarence E. Brehm Scholarship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    1995 - 1999Edmund James Scholar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    1995 - 1999Children of Veterans Scholarship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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    M.S., 2014, Clinical Science, University of Colorado
    M.D., 2003, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    B. S., 1999, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    2012-Present Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Department of Medicine

    2011-2012 Instructor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Department of Medicine

    2007-2011 Fellow, Division of Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Department of Medicine

    2003-2006 Intern and Resident, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

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    K23AA021814     (CLARK, BRENDAN JAMES)Jul 1, 2014 - Jun 30, 2019
    Tailored Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for Medical Int
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Kelmenson DA, Held N, Allen RR, Quan D, Burnham EL, Clark BJ, Ho PM, Kiser TH, Vandivier RW, Moss M. Outcomes of ICU Patients With a Discharge Diagnosis of Critical Illness Polyneuromyopathy: A Propensity-Matched Analysis. Crit Care Med. 2017 Dec; 45(12):2055-2060. PMID: 29019851.
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    2. Afshar M, Burnham EL, Joyce C, Clark BJ, Yong M, Gaydos J, Cooper RS, Smith GS, Kovacs EJ, Lowery EM. Cut-Point Levels of Phosphatidylethanol to Identify Alcohol Misuse in a Mixed Cohort Including Critically Ill Patients. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2017 Oct; 41(10):1745-1753. PMID: 28792620.
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    3. Clark BJ, Jones J, Reed KD, Hodapp R, Douglas IS, Van Pelt D, Burnham EL, Moss M. The Experience of Patients with Alcohol Misuse after Surviving a Critical Illness. A Qualitative Study. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Jul; 14(7):1154-1161. PMID: 28406727.
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    4. Lynch YT, Clark BJ, Macht M, White SD, Taylor H, Wimbish T, Moss M. The accuracy of the bedside swallowing evaluation for detecting aspiration in survivors of acute respiratory failure. J Crit Care. 2017 Jun; 39:143-148. PMID: 28259057.
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    5. Clark BJ, Moss M. The Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Dialing in the Evidence? JAMA. 2016 Feb 23; 315(8):759-61. PMID: 26903334.
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    6. Clark BJ, Rubinsky AD, Ho PM, Au DH, Chavez LJ, Moss M, Bradley KA. Alcohol screening scores and the risk of intensive care unit admission and hospital readmission. Subst Abus. 2016 Jul-Sep; 37(3):466-473. PMID: 26730984.
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    7. Chavez LJ, Liu CF, Tefft N, Hebert PL, Clark BJ, Rubinsky AD, Lapham GT, Bradley KA. Unhealthy alcohol use in older adults: Association with readmissions and emergency department use in the 30 days after hospital discharge. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Jan 01; 158:94-101. PMID: 26644137; PMCID: PMC4749399 [Available on 01/01/17].
    8. Reisinger MW, Moss M, Clark BJ. Brief Versus Full Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test in National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Network Clinical Trials. Crit Care Med. 2015 Sep; 43(9):e382-5. PMID: 26136102; PMCID: PMC4847535.
    9. Goodson CM, Clark BJ, Douglas IS. Predictors of severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2014 Oct; 38(10):2664-77. PMID: 25346507.
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    10. Clark BJ, Binswanger IA, Moss M. The intoxicated ICU patient: another opportunity to improve long-term outcomes. Crit Care Med. 2014 Jun; 42(6):1563-4. PMID: 24836800; PMCID: PMC4283477.
    11. Clark BJ, Jones J, Cook P, Tian K, Moss M. Facilitators and barriers to initiating change in medical intensive care unit survivors with alcohol use disorders: a qualitative study. J Crit Care. 2013 Oct; 28(5):849-56. PMID: 23876701; PMCID: PMC4117201.
    12. Macht M, King CJ, Wimbish T, Clark BJ, Benson AB, Burnham EL, Williams A, Moss M. Post-extubation dysphagia is associated with longer hospitalization in survivors of critical illness with neurologic impairment. Crit Care. 2013 Jun 20; 17(3):R119. PMID: 23786755; PMCID: PMC4057203.
    13. Clark BJ, Williams A, Feemster LM, Bradley KA, Macht M, Moss M, Burnham EL. Alcohol screening scores and 90-day outcomes in patients with acute lung injury. Crit Care Med. 2013 Jun; 41(6):1518-25. PMID: 23538449; PMCID: PMC4048714.
    14. Clark BJ, Bull TM, Benson AB, Stream AR, Macht M, Gaydos J, Meadows C, Burnham EL, Moss M. Growth differentiation factor-15 and prognosis in acute respiratory distress syndrome: a retrospective cohort study. Crit Care. 2013 May 24; 17(3):R92. PMID: 23706007; PMCID: PMC3706804.
    15. Clark BJ, Keniston A, Douglas IS, Beresford T, Macht M, Williams A, Jones J, Burnham EL, Moss M. Healthcare utilization in medical intensive care unit survivors with alcohol withdrawal. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2013 Sep; 37(9):1536-43. PMID: 23647435; PMCID: PMC4045620.
    16. Macht M, Wimbish T, Clark BJ, Benson AB, Burnham EL, Williams A, Moss M. Diagnosis and treatment of post-extubation dysphagia: results from a national survey. J Crit Care. 2012 Dec; 27(6):578-86. PMID: 23084136; PMCID: PMC3518658.
    17. Cecere LM, Williams EC, Sun H, Bryson CL, Clark BJ, Bradley KA, Au DH. Smoking cessation and the risk of hospitalization for pneumonia. Respir Med. 2012 Jul; 106(7):1055-62. PMID: 22541719.
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    18. Macht M, Wimbish T, Clark BJ, Benson AB, Burnham EL, Williams A, Moss M. Postextubation dysphagia is persistent and associated with poor outcomes in survivors of critical illness. Crit Care. 2011; 15(5):R231. PMID: 21958475; PMCID: PMC3334778.
    19. Clark BJ, Smart A, House R, Douglas I, Burnham EL, Moss M. Severity of acute illness is associated with baseline readiness to change in medical intensive care unit patients with unhealthy alcohol use. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2012 Mar; 36(3):544-51. PMID: 21950704; PMCID: PMC3251713.
    20. Clark BJ, Moss M. Secondary prevention in the intensive care unit: does intensive care unit admission represent a "teachable moment?". Crit Care Med. 2011 Jun; 39(6):1500-6. PMID: 21494113; PMCID: PMC3180919.
    21. Clark BJ, Flaherty KR. Clinical year in review III: pulmonary rehabilitation, respiratory health effects of smoking, genetics of lung disease, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2010 Sep; 7(5):312-7. PMID: 20844289.
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    22. Bull TM, Clark B, McFann K, Moss M. Pulmonary vascular dysfunction is associated with poor outcomes in patients with acute lung injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Nov 01; 182(9):1123-8. PMID: 20558628; PMCID: PMC3001255.
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