Daniel A. Nelson, DO

Specialty: 
Emergency Medicine

St. John's Medical Center
Emergency Department
625 East Broadway
P.O. Box 428
Jackson, WY 83001

Clinical Interests: 
Emergency Medicine, Wilderness Medicine, Search and Rescue
Personal Statement/Clinical Interests: 

RESEARCH and EXPERTISE:
ACMC PROCESS Trial Team Member, 2010 - present: Enrolled, treated, and followed patients for the nationwide multicenter sepsis study.

Retrograde Insertion of Central Line via Ultrasound, July 2011: Primary author of this case study currently submitted for publication.

Ultrasound: Skilled in EM applications of Ultrasound including FAST, aorta, gallbladder, endovaginal, and procedural guidance via two month long electives and on-shift training.

PERSONAL INTERESTS:
Backcountry skiing involving wilderness medicine and avalanche safety as well as any outdoor fitness opportunity including biking, running, and climbing.

Education: 

UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE: BA, Biology, Cum Laude, 2005: Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

MEDICINE DEGREE: Doctor of Osteopath, 2009: Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, IA

RESIDENCY TRAINING: Emergency Medicine, Completed June 2012: Advocate Christ Medical Center, Chicago, IL

HONORS:
Resident Medical Student Teaching Award
Scored top 13% in nation on ABEM Intraining Exam
Des Moines University Performance Excellence Scholarship

Certifications: 

Emergency Medicine Board Eligible