Jacob B. Keeperman, M.D.

Jacob B. Keeperman, M.D. FACEP, FAEMS keepermanj@wustl.edu

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine and Anesthesiology
Medical Director, Mid-Level Provider Surgical Intensive Care Service
Medical Director, Critical Care Consult Service

Phone: 314-362-4362


Education

  • B.S., University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 2000
  • M.D., Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois 2006

Training

  • Emergency Medicine Residency, Washington University School of Medicine Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Saint Louis Children’s Hospital Saint Louis, Missouri, 2010
  • Fellow, Multi-disciplinary Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesia Washington University School of Medicine Barnes-Jewish Hospital Saint Louis, Missouri, 2012
  • Fellow, Emergency Medical Services Division of Emergency Medicine Washington University School of Medicine Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Saint Louis Children’s Hospital Saint Louis, Missouri, 2012

Licensure and Board Certification

  • State of Missouri Licensed Physician and Surgeon
  • State of Texas – Full Medical License
  • State of Utah - Full Medical License
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine

Honors and Awards

  • EMS Award, Washington University Emergency Medicine Residency, 2010
  • Pediatrics Award, Washington University Emergency Medicine Residency, 2010
  • Elected Emergency Medicine Residency Representative to EMRA, 2008-2010
  • Research Award, Washington University Emergency Medicine Residency, 2008

Recent Publications

Peer reviewed manuscripts

  1. Lung-Protective Ventilation Initiated in the Emergency Department (LOV_ED):  A Quasi-Experimental, Before-After Trial.  Fuller BM, Ferguson IT, Mohr NM  Drewry AM, Palmer C, Wessman BT, Ablordeppey E, Keeperman J, Stephens RJ, Briscoe CC, Kolomiets AA, Hotchkiss RS, Kollef MH.  Ann Emerg Med, 2017 Mar 1.  pii: S0196-0644(17)30028-8.  doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.01.013. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. A Quasi-Experimental, Before-After Trial Examining the Impact of an Emergency Department Mechanical Ventilator Protocol on Clinical Outcomes and Lung-Protective Ventiliation in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.  Fuller, BM, Ferguson IT, Mohr NM, Drewry AM, Palmer C, Wessman BT, Ablordeppey E, Keeperman J, Stephens RJ, Briscoe CC, Kolomiets AA, Hotchkiss RS, Kollef MH.  Crit Care Med. 2017 Apr;45(4):645-652. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002268.
  3. "Hook-like-effect" causes false-negative point-of-care urine pregnancy testing in emergency patients.  Griffey RT, Trent CJ, Bavolek RA, Keeperman JB, Sampson C, Poirier RF. J Emerg Med.2013 Jan;44(1):155-60. doi:10.1016/j.jemermed.2011.05.032 Epub 2011 Aug 10.
  4. Industry relations with emergency medicine graduate medical education program.  Kowalenko T. Char D. Marco C, Asher S. Raja A, Farrell S, Sokolove PE; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Graduate Medical Education, Ethics, and Industry Relations Committees.  Acad Emerg Med. 2009 Oct;16(10):1025-30. doi:10.1111/j.1553-2712.2009.00539.x
  5. Viscosupplementation: a new treatment option for osteoarthritis.  Geier KA, Keeperman JB, Sproul RC, Roth K, Reybolds HM.  Orthop Nurs. 2002 Sep-Oct;21(5):25-32; quiz 32-4. Review
  6. Griffey RT, Trent CJ, Bavolek RA, Keeperman JB, et al. “Hook-like effect” causes false-negative point-of-care urine pregnancy testing in emergency patients. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2013; 44(1):155-60.

Invited publications (e.g. reviews, book chapters, etc.)

  1. Keeperman JB. Interfacility transportation. In: Cone DC, Brice JH, Delbridge TR, Myers JB, eds. Emergency Medical Services: Clinical Practice and Systems Oversight, Second Edition. John Wiley & Sons, Inc; 2015: Volume 2, 29-35.
  2. Keeperman JB. Ensure Optimal Communication Between All Parties. In: Lawner BJ, Slovis CM, Fowler R, Pepe P, Mattu M, eds. Avoiding Common Prehospital Errors. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2012: 305-307.
  3. Levine MD, Keeperman JB. Know the Value of Stakeholder Communications. In: Lawner BJ, Slovis CM, Fowler R, Pepe P, Mattu M, eds. Avoiding Common Prehospital Errors. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2012: 296-299.
  4. Keeperman JB, Griffey R. Monteggia Fracture-Dislocation. In: Lewiss RE, Turandot S, Shah KH, eds. Essential Emergency Imaging. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2012: 551-553.


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