Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Section Chief of Medical Toxicology, Emergency Medicine
Director Global Health Initiatives, Emergency Medicine
- B.A., Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1991
- M.D., Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin Ireland, 2000
- Residency, Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2004
- Fellowship, Toxicology - New York City Poison Control Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 2006
Licensure and Board Certification
- Emergency Medicine
- Medical Toxicology
Honors and Awards
- Golden Stethoscope Award - Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., 2012
- Nominated for The Samuel Goldstein Award, 2010
- Lecturer ofthe Month Award- Department ofPediatrics, 12/2010
- Clinical Teaching Award - Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, Mo., 2009
- Golden Apple Award- Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., 2007
- Resident of the Year Award -Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, Mo., 2004
- Clinical Teaching Award- Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., 2004
- Toxicology Award - Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., 2003
- Honors Degree - Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 2000
- Association of Graduates Medal - Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 2000
- CPC Winner- Biological Society, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 2000
- Second Place Prize in Tropical Medicine - Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 1999
- First Place Prize in Pathology - Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 1998
- Paden M, Franjic L, Halcomb SE. Hyperthermia Caused by Drug Interactions and Adverse Reactions. Emergency Medicine Clinics ofNorth America. In Press (September 2013)
- Kibby T, Halcomb SE. Toxicology Observation: Nystagmus After Marijuana Use. Journal ofForensic and Legal Medicine. 2013 May;20(4):345-6.
- Johnson, M, McCammon C, Mullins,M, Halcomb SE. Evaluation of a Novel N-Acetylcysteine Regimen for the treatment of acetaminophen toxicity. Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 2011; 45(6) 713-720.
- A, Halcomb SE, Nichols CG, Sala-Rabanal M. Molecular Biology ofKATP channels and implications for health and disease. IUBMB Life. 2009; 61(10): 971-978.
- ME, Dribben WH, Halcomb SE. Comment: Frequency of Medication errors with intravenous acetylcysteine for acetaminophen overdose. The Annals ofPharmacotherapy. 2008(42) (12), pp. 1914-1915.
- SE, Mullins M, Goklaney A, Sivilotti M. Pharmacokinetic effects of Coingested Diphenhydramine or Oxycodone on Simulated Acetaminophen Overdose. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2005;12(2):169-72.
- Halcomb SE, Nelson LS. Case Files of the Medical Toxicology Fellowship Training Program at the New York City Poison Control Center. Hypotensive Death: Therapeutic Complication or Suicide? Journal of Medical Toxicology, 2006;2(2): 75-80.
- Halcomb SE, Nelson LS. A Fatal Drug Interaction: Case Report. The NY State Poison Centers Toxicology Letter 2005;9(5):3-4.
- Halcomb L. Symptomatic Hypoglycemia: Case Report. The NY State Poison Centers Toxicology Letter. 2006;11(1):4-5.
- Halcomb SE, Holubek WJ , Vassallo SU. The Clinical Approach to Coma. European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2006; 13 (6):364
- Halcomb SE, Mullins ME, Schwarz E. Overdoses. Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics, 34th Ed. Washington University School of Medicine. WoltersKluwer, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. St. Louis, 2012 (In Press)
- Halcomb SE, Mullins ME, Brenner S. Medical Emergencies. Washington Manual ofMedical Therapeutics. 33rd Ed. Washington University School of Medicine. WoltersK.luwer, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, St. Louis. 2010. 917-997.
- G, Mysore V, Nelson L, Rekow D, Triola M, Halcomb L, Portelli I, Mishra B. Complexities, Catastrophes and Cities: Unraveling Emergency Dynamics: In Unifying Themes in Complex Systems. Vol6 Proceedings of the 6111 International Conference on Complex Systems. Springer, Cambridge, Mass 2008. 178-186
- Halcomb SE. Essential Oils: In Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies. gth Ed. McGraw Hill, New York. 2006. 657-663.