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CURRICULUM VITAE

Herodotos Ellinas MD
Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Clinical

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Children's Hospital
9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
09/1984 - 06/1988 B.A.Chemistry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
09/1988 - 06/1992 M.D., University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
05/03/2010 - 05/08/2010 Comprehensive Simulation Instructor Workshop, Boston, MA
03/05/2011 - 03/08/2011 Society for Education in Anesthesia Teaching Workshop, St Louis, MO
10/03/2012 - 03/06/2013 Faculty Leadership Development Program, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/15/2015 - 07/17/2015 National Coalition Builders Train the Trainer Workshop, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
01/2017 - 08/21/2020 MHPE, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/1992 - 06/1996 Resident, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, NC
07/2005 - 06/2008 Resident, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
10/2008 - 09/2009 Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

MILITARY SERVICE:
07/1982 - 09/1984 Cyprus National Army, Artillery division, Sergeant

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
11/2009 - 06/30/2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/01/2015 - 06/30/2021 Associate Professsor, Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/01/2021 - Present Professor, Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013 Associate Director PGY-1 Anesthesia Program, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
04/26/2013 - 05/20/2019 Program Director of IM-Anesthesia Combined Program, Anesthesiology, Medical College of WI, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015 Program Director PGY-1, Anesthesiology, Medical College of WI, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
08/01/2014 - 11/10/2016 Director of Medical Student Education, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
08/01/2014 - 06/30/2015 Associate Program Director, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2015 - 05/20/2019 Core Program Director, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2021 - Present Co-Director Grants Collaboratories, Kern Institute, Education, Medical College of Wisconsin, WI 53226

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
1996 - 1999 Director, Rural Health Clinic, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics, Carroll County Memorial Hospital, Carrollton, KY
2000 - 2005 Provider, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics, Advanced Healthcare, Milwaukee, WI
06/2011 - 12/31/2016 Editor in-chief, Departmental Newsletter, FreshGas, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Assembled a team, created first newsletter; Leading a team for biannual publication.
06/01/2019 - Present Director PEC, Anesthesiology, Pediatric, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children's Hospital

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
08/2008 - Present Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226
08/2008 - 06/2020 St. Joseph's Hospital, 5000 W. Chambers, Milwaukee, WI 53210
11/2009 - Present Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53201

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Pediatrics 10/1996
12/2003
12/2023
American Board of Int. Medicine 08/1996
12/2006
12/2026
American Board of Anesthesiology
04/2009
12/2029
Pediatric Anesthesiology
09/19/2013
09/19/2023
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
ACLS Provider
American Heart Association
05/22/2018
03/10/2022
PALS Provider
eMedCert
04/18/2020
04/18/2022
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
41755-20
10/30/2012
10/31/2021
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
1984 - 88 Cyprus-America Program Scholar, Undergraduate four year full tuition/room/board
1989 Kraft Research Summer Fellowship, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL
07/01/2005 - 06/30/2006 Resident of the year, CA-1, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2006 - 06/30/2007 Resident of the year, CA-2, Medical College of Wisconsin
2007 - 2016 FAER Resident Scholar-attended ASA and became mentor for future scholars
10/15/2012 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/01/2017 - 12/31/2017 Top Reviewer 2017, Journal Graduate Medical Education
08/16/2017 Faculty Service Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
10/30/2017 Patient Safety Award, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
10/03/2019 Top Patient Experience Award for FY19 (Patient experience scores in the 90th percentile or above within specialty). , Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
01/01/2020 - 12/31/2020 Top Reviewer 2020 (quality of reviews among the top 10%), Journal Graduate Medical Education

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
06/07/2021 - Present American Society of Anesthesiologists (Fellow ASA (FASA))
American College of Physicians (Fellow (FACP))
Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology (Member)
Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA)
American Academy of Pediatrics (Fellow (FAAP))

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Editorship
06/01/2013 - 09/10/2013 American Physician Institute, Question Writer
04/2015 - 06/2016 American Medical Association Abstracts
Journal Review
09/2011 - 2018 MedEdPortal Publications Reviewer
05/01/2012 - 08/01/2012 Clinical Anatomy Journal Reviewer
09/10/2013 - 07/01/2015 Faculty of 1000 (F1000Prime), Associate Member
03/10/2014 - Present Pediatric Anesthesia, ad hoc
11/01/2014 - Present Journal of Graduate Medical Education

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017 Chair, Curriculum Evaluation Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2014 - 06/30/2015 Chair, Program Evaluation Committee, Anesthesiology Department, Medical College of Wisconsin
08/01/2014 - 06/30/2017 member, LCME, Medical College of Wisconsin
08/01/2014 - 06/30/2017 member, Assessment Oversight Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2015 - 06/2015 Member, Library Visioning Project, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/17/2015 - 06/2018 Member, National Coalition Building Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin Team
06/22/2016 - 06/23/2016 Faculty, Program Directors Basic Exam passing score setting, American Board of Anesthesiology
08/01/2016 - 08/17/2016 one of 11 reviewers, 2016 Community of Innovators Award selection committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
08/2018 - Present Member, Maintenance of Certification Steering Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
06/01/2012 - 06/30/2013 Assistant to Chair, Chief Resident Workshop, Society for Education in Anesthesia
07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014 Co-Chair, Chief Residents' Workshop, Society for Education in Anesthesia
07/01/2014 - 06/30/2018 Chair, Chief Residents' Workshop, Society for Education in Anesthesia
01/30/2015 - Present Faculty, Part 2 Board Examiner, ABA, American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA)
03/04/2015 - 06/30/2017 Member, Review Committee, FAER, Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)
11/04/2017 - 05/20/2019 Member, Association of Anesthesiology Core Program Directors' (AACPD) Council, Society of Academic Anesthesiology Associations and Perioperative Medicine (SAAAPM)
05/25/2019 - 05/28/2019 Co-Chair, Spring Meeting, SEA, Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA), Denver, CO
03/30/2020 - Present Chair Designee, Task Force for Diversity and Inclusion, SEA, Society for Education in Anesthesia
10/03/2020 - Present Board Member, Board of Directors, SEA, Society for Education in Anesthesia
10/13/2021 - 10/18/2023 Member, Professional Diversity, American Society of Anesthesiologists

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Implementing Telemedicine Preanesthesia Assessments in Underserved Populations
Source:
ASA Mentoring Grant
Role:
Mentor
PI:
Isabel Pesola, MD
Dates:
10/01/2020 - 10/01/2022
Direct Funds:
$2,000
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Can identification of personality types and high fidelity simulation training improve clinical daily practice?
Source:
Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Herodotos Ellinas, MD
Dates:
07/01/2011 - 06/30/2013
Direct Funds:
$100,000
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Ellinas, H., Blood Bank Reality at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Grand Rounds, Anesthesiology Department, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 10/08/2009
Ellinas H., Are Children Small Adults?, Anesthesiology Education Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 03/12/2011
Ellinas H., Effective Communication in the Operating Room, Surgical PGY-1 Curriculum, Milwaukee, WI, 05/16/2011
Ellinas, H., Cricoid Pressure Debate, Grand Rounds, Anesthesiology Department, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 06/10/2011
Ellinas, H., Annual Fellow Orientation Boot Camp, Critical Care Fellows, CHW, Milwaukee, WI, 06/29/2011 - 06/30/2011
Ellinas, H., Al's Run Simulation workshop, Critical Care Workshop, CHW, Milwaukee, WI, 09/16/2011
Ellinas H., How is the Communication in the OR?, Surgical PGY-1 Curriculum, Milwaukee, WI, 05/22/2012
Ellinas, H., Scoliosis and anorexia in a teenager, Morbidity and Mortality Case Conference, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 09/22/2012
Ellinas, H., Moyamoya and Hemoglobin SS disease, Morbidity and Mortality Conference, Anesthesiology Department, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 10/07/2012
Ellinas, H., Manley, A., Preoperative Evaluation: An Update of What One Should Know, Surgical Grand Rounds, MCW, Milwaukee, WI, 01/09/2013
Ellinas, H., Perioperative Care of Children, Nursing Education, Eye Center, FMLH, Milwaukee, WI, 01/30/2013
Ellinas, H., Malignant Hyperthermia, Froedtert Surgical Services Staff Lecture, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 05/01/2013
Ellinas, H, How to give negative feedback, Chief Residents' Workshop, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/30/2013 - 05/30/2014
Ellinas, H., Disclosure in Pediatrics, Pediatric Grand Rounds, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 06/07/2013
Ellinas, H., Oliver, T., Can identification of personality types and high fidelity simulation (HFS) training improve clinical daily practice?, MCW Reseach Day, MCW, Alumni Center, 09/18/2013
Ellinas, H., Malignant Hyperthermia-101; What do you need to know!, Froedtert Surgical Staff Lecture, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 05/07/2014
Ellinas, H, Giving Negative Feedback, Chief Residents' Leadership Symposium, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/28/2014
Ellinas H, Malignant Hyperthermia-A hypermetabolic state, OR/Birth Center staff Lecture, Community Memorial Hospital, 01/21/2015
Ellinas, H, Professional Development, M1-2 Anesthesia Interest Group, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 03/23/2015
Ellinas, H, Having the tough talk, Chief Residents' Leadership Symposium, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/27/2015
Ellinas, H, Difficult Conversations, Chief Residents' Annual Workshop, Medical College of Wisconsin, 06/01/2016
Ellinas, H., Wellness: What about it!, Grand Rounds PM & R department, Milwaukee, WI, 10/07/2016
Ellinas, H, I am on Fire: MH highlights., OR Orientation Froedtert, Medical College of Wisconsin, 04/03/2017
Ellinas, H, Conflict and Difficult Conversations, Chief Residents' Symposium, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/30/2017
Ellinas, H, Onboarding Faculty-Education, Onboarding, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/05/2017
Ellinas, H, Clinical Cardiac and Pulmonary Physiology, Orientation PGY-1 residents, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/06/2017
Ellinas, H., Conflict and Difficult Conversations, Annual Chief Residents' Workshop-All departments, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/30/2018
Ellinas, H, PBLD OB-Accreta Main OR or not, OB anesthesia resident didactic series, St Joseph's Ascension, 09/28/2018
Ellinas, H, ACGME Surveys, Faculty development Inaugural Session, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 05/15/2019
Henry A, Ellinas H, Hanko E, Muravyeva M, Grab Bag Simulation, CA1 Workshop series, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/20/2019
Willie C., Henry A., Ellinas H. et al, Impaired Physician Workshop, CA1 Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 08/27/2019
Ellinas H, Malignant Hyperthermia Highlights, Staff Updates, Community Memorial Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, 08/29/2019
Batakji M, Ellinas H., Journal Club, Pediatric Anesthesia fellowship series, Milwaukee, WI, 05/20/2020
Ellinas H., Mini-PBLD: Difficult Airway management with Foreign Body., Core residency lecture series, Milwaukee, WI, 05/21/2020
Ellinas, H, Myelomeningocele Repair, Morbidity and Mortality Conference, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 05/14/2021
 
Regional
Ellinas, H., Judge, Midwest Anesthesia Residents' Conference (MARC), Chicago, IL, 03/17/2012
Ellinas, H, Judge, Midwest Anesthesia Residents' Conference (MARC), Minneapolis, MN, 04/08/2016 - 04/09/2016
Ellinas, H., Judge, Midwest Anesthesia Residents' Conference (MARC), Chicago, IL, 04/21/2017 - 04/22/2017
Ellinas, H, Judge, Midwest Anesthesia Residents'Conference (MARC), Cincinnati, OH, 04/13/2018 - 04/15/2018
Ellinas H, Judge, Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference (ARC), Detroit, MI, 04/12/2019 - 04/14/2019
 
National
Ellinas H., Simpson D., Bridging learning research to teaching in anesthesia., Society for Education in Anesthesia, Annual Spring Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 06/01/2012
Ellinas, H., Recognizing Colleagues in Trouble, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Leadership Program, Annual Spring Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 06/02/2012
Ellinas, H., Chief Resident: What everyone expects., Society for Education in Anesthesia, Leadership Program,Annual Spring Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 06/02/2012
Ellinas, H., Chair, MHAUS Mini Conference, Milwaukee, WI, 09/22/2012
Ellinas, H, Disclosure: Should we say we are sorry?, 47th MCW Annual Clinical Conference, Tucson, AZ, 02/27/2013
Ellinas, H., Conflict Management, Chief Residents' Workshop SEA meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, 06/02/2013
Ellinas H., Oliver T, Novalija J. Fox C., Can identification of personality types and high fidelity simulation (HFS) training improve clinical daily practice?, American Association of Medical Colleges, Philadelphia, PA, 11/02/2013 - 11/03/2013
Ellinas H., MD, Disclosure of Adverse Events, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 03/07/2014
Ellinas, H, Colleagues in Trouble: Can you spot them?, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, Boston, MA, 05/31/2014
Ellinas, H, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, Boston, MA, 05/31/2014
Ellinas, H, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, Seattle, WA, 04/25/2015
Ellinas, H, Everyone Expects you to do it!, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, Seattle, WA, 04/25/2015
Ellinas, H, How Learning Works, Visiting Professor, Loyola University, 05/24/2016
Ellinas, H, What is Wellness?, Visiting Professor, Loyola University, 05/26/2016
Ellinas, H, Conflict-Can we avoid it? Round Table Discussions, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Baltimore, MD, 06/04/2016
Ellinas, H, Crucial Conversations, Leadership Program for Chief Residents, Jacksonville, FL, 04/29/2017
Ellinas, H, Managing the difficult resident and giving feedback, SEA Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, FL, 04/29/2017
Ellinas, H, How to implement organizational change, UMichigan-MHPE monthly webinar, Virtual Platform, 05/03/2017
Ellinas, H, Well-Being, Invited Guest Lecturer, Loyola University, Chicago, IL, 05/23/2017 - 05/24/2017
Ellinas, H, The Science of Learning, Invited Guest Lecturer, Loyola University, Chicago, IL, 05/23/2017 - 05/24/2017
Ellinas, H, Reference Committee Reports-Administrative Affairs, ASA Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 10/22/2017
Ellinas, H., Round Table Discussions, Conflict Management, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, Louisville, KY, 04/20/2018 - 04/22/2018
Ellinas, H, Wellness in difficult times, Invited Guest Lecturer, PGY-1/PGY-3 resident series, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 05/09/2018
Ellinas, H, Managing Conflict in the OR, Invited Guest Lecturer, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 05/09/2018
Ellinas, H, Learning Principles, Visiting Professor Grand Rounds, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 05/09/2018
Ellinas H, Effective Learning-The Science Behind It., Visiting Professor-grand rounds, Montefiore Medical Center-NYC, 09/21/2018
Ellinas H, Conflict Resolution, Resident morning report, Montefiore Medical Center, NYC, 09/21/2018
Ellinas H, The effects of disclosure, Pediatric Anesthesia Rounds, Montefiore Medical Center, NYC, 09/21/2018
Ellinas, H, Moderator-Problem Resident Success Stories, SAAAPM annual meeting, Chicago, IL, 11/02/2018
Ellinas H, Simpson D, Berger JS, Best of the Year, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Denver, CO, 04/26/2019 - 04/28/2019
Ellinas H, Annual Program Evaluation: From button checking to improving your program, SAAAPM Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 11/08/2019 - 11/09/2019
Ellinas H., Future of Pediatric Anesthesia, Visiting Professor Presentation, Yale, New Haven, CT, 02/17/2020 - 02/18/2020
Ellinas H., Conflict Resolution, Round Table Discussions, Society for Education in Anesthesia Spring Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic, 05/08/2020 - 05/10/2020
Ellinas H, Educator's Portfolio and Personal Leadership, UMichigan-MHPE monthly webinar, Virtual platform, 07/07/2021
 
International
Ellinas, H, Crisis in Medicine-The USA Experience, 5th Annual Symposium for Public Health, Nicosia, Cyprus, 09/14/2018
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Novalija J, Diaz C, Drexler C, Ellinas H, Ellinas E, Henry A, Linn K, Helpful or Not: Using High Fidelity Simulation to Help Transition into Anesthesia Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin Education Research Forum, Milwaukee, WI, 06/18/2014
Novalija J, Diaz C, Drexler C, Ellinas H, Ellinas E, Henry A, Linn K, Taking the Fear: Using High Fidelity Simulation in the First Weeks of Anesthesia Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin Education Research forum, Milwaukee, WI, 06/18/2014
Quirk, Ellinas, Pfister, Kaljo, Bias and Inclusion in Medicine, Pathology Faculty Workshop, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 06/18/2021
Kaljo K, Pfister S, Quirk K, Ellinas H ​, Fostering a Teaching Practice that Embodies Cultural Humility and Cultural Responsiveness ​, Department of Pathology Education, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 11/03/2021
 
Regional
Christopher Yopp M.D., Herodotos Ellinas M.D., Epidural Catheter Breakage, Midwest Anesthesia Regional Conference, Chicago, IL, 04/05/2014
Christine Choi M.D., Herodotos Ellinas M.D., Difficulty Ventilating after CVL placement in a Renal Transplant patient, Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 04/09/2016
Linda Trapani, M.D., Herodotos Ellinas, M.D., Sigmoid Sinus Thrombosis in a Pediatric Patient: Rare, but Devastating., Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 04/09/2016
 
National
Easdown LJ, Ellinas H, Using Simulation to Introduce New Equipment, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Annual Spring Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 06/04/2010 - 06/06/2010
Novalija J, Lauer K, Henry A, Ellinas H, Anesthesia Core Skill Simulation Package for Anesthesia Newbies, PostGraduate Assembly in Anesthesiology, Annual Meeting, New York, NY, 12/14/2010 - 12/18/2010
Ellinas EH, Ellinas H, Staudt S, Lauer KK, Methods to Madness: Expanding Educators' Repertoire of Teaching & Instructional Strategies, Society for Education in Anesthesia Spring Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, 06/03/2011 - 06/05/2011
Novalija J, Diaz C, Drexler C, Ellinas H, Creating an Anesthesia Simulation Curriculum, American Society of Anesthesiology, Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 10/15/2011 - 10/19/2011
Novalija J, Henry A, Diaz C, Ellinas H, Getting Ready for Overnight Call: Use of High Fidelity Simulation vs. Learning by Doing, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Annual Spring Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 06/01/2012 - 06/03/2012
Ellinas H, PBLD-Trauma with Emergent Tracheostomy: Can we avoid the flames?, ASA Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 10/2012
Ellinas H, Fox C, Novalija J, Personality types and high fidelity simulation training: Does teaching to type matter?, American Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 10/11/2014 - 10/15/2014
Ellinas H, Fox C, Novalija J, Personality types and conflict comfort level perception: How well do they correlate?, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Annual meeting, Seattle, WA, 04/24/2015 - 04/26/2015
Gregory S, Burrows P, Ellinas H, Chun R, Combined Nd: YAG laser and bleomycin sclerotherapy under the same anesthesia for cervicofacial VM: A safe and effective treatment option., American Society for Pediatric Otolaryngology, Austin, TX, 05/18/2017 - 05/21/2017
Ellinas, H, Active Shooter Protocols, Suicide, Wellness, and Caring for Each, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, Louisville, KY, 04/20/2018 - 04/22/2018
Ellinas H., Henry A., Drexler C, Discuss, Practice, Collaborate: A CA1 Curriculum., Society for Education in Anesthesia Spring Meeting 2020, Philadelphia, PA. Cancelled due to COVID-19, 05/08/2020 - 05/10/2020
Peterson-Layne C, Ellinas H, Markowitz S, Carullo V, Vustar M, Practical Tips For Promotion: Learning The Ropes, Avoiding Pitfalls, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, virtual due to COVID-19 pandemic, 04/06/2021
Ellinas H, Albrecht M, Novalija J, Kurup V, Minehart R, Building High-Functioning Education Teams During Ordinary Times or A Crisis, Society for Education in Anesthesia, Spring meeting, virtual due to covid-19 pandemic, 04/08/2021
Ehie O, Ellinas H, Mahoney B, Boucharel A, Afroze F, Chu I, Tools to Address Unconscious Bias and Microaggressions in the Workplace, Society for Education in Anesthesia, spring meeting, virtual due to covid-19 pandemic, 04/14/2021
Ellinas H, Lazo T, Hernandez J, Microaggressions, Roundtable discussion, Chief Residents' Workshop, SEA Spring meeting, Virtual due to COVID-19 pandemic, 04/18/2021
 
International
Easdown LJ, Gallagher C, Corrado T, Ellinas H, Using Simulation as a Dynamic Environment to Introduce Design or Buy New Equipment and Technology, Annual International Meeting in Healthcare., New Orleans, LA, 01/21/2011 - 01/26/2011
Ellinas, H, Fox, A, PBLD: Adolescent with Anorexia and Scoliosis, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Annual Spring Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 03/16/2013
Silva G., Ellinas H, Clarke W., Pencil in the Orbit: Do you remove it in the CT scanner?, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 03/07/2014
Ellinas H, Fox C, Novalija J, Perception vs Performance: Personality types and high fidelity simulation training., International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, New Orleans, LA, 01/10/2015 - 01/14/2015
Ehie, Ellinas, Lazo, Lau, Hernandez, Pesola, Addressing Implicit Bias and Allyship/Bystander Training in the Workplace, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Spring Meeting, virtual due to covid-19 pandemic, 02/29/2021
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2010 - 03/2011 Cardiovascular Leader, M-1 Pilot Curriculum, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2011 - 2014 Member, Curriculum and Evaluation Committee (CEC), Committee on Faculty Development, Medical College of Wisconsin, Spearheaded ad hoc group (M1-2 Course Directors, M3 Clerkship Directors) to help facilitate the review and approval of the new, updated proposed MCW global competencies
07/2011 - 2014 Alternate Member, Faculty Council, Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2011 - 2012 Member, Learning Medical System Evaluation Work Group, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/11/2013 - 06/06/2014 Faculty, Community Medical Education Program (CMEP), Workgroup, Medical College of Wisconsin
2018 - Present Member, Maintenance of Certification Steering, MCW Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Member, Program Evaluation Committee, MCW Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Hospital
01/2011 - 12/2011 Member, Interventional Radiology for new IR suite, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
03/2011 - 12/31/2015 Co-Chair, Sedation, CHW, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
01/01/2013 - 06/30/2015 Chair, Clinical Competency Committee, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
07/2020 - Present Director, Preoperative Anesthesia Evaluation Center PEC, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
03/2011 - 03/2012 Clinical Examination and Reasoning (CER) course
2011 Atherosclerosis, M-1 Pilot Curriculum
01/24/2014 M3 Professionalism Intersession
 
Resident and Fellow Education
10/08/2009 Anesthesiology Grand Rounds-Blood Bank
08/2010 - 05/2015 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Monthly case discussions/oral board preparation (initiated and administered)
06/10/2011 Anesthesiology Grand Rounds-cricoid vs no cricoid
09/10/2012 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Evaluation of toddler with airway trauma, Fellows case discussion series
10/02/2012 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Evaluation of craniopharyngioma for frontal craniotomy
11/05/2012 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Evaluation of abdominal mass for resection in a 2 year old
12/08/2012 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Evaluation of teenager with juvenile myasthenia gravis for thymectomy
01/17/2013 Preoperative airway evaluation, CA1 lecture series
01/20/2013 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Emergent laparotomy in a 4 year old
02/05/2013 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Evaluation of a 2 year old for eye surgery
03/04/2013 Preoperative evaluation for robotic surgery, Preadmission Testing lecture series
04/07/2013 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, One lung ventilation intraoperative management
05/03/2013 Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows' Curriculum, Evaluation of an 8 year old for FESS
05/22/2013 Preoperative evaluation of hyperthyroidism, preadmission testing clinic lecture series
11/27/2013 Preoperative Assessment, CA1 curriculum
01/08/2014 Out of OR anesthesia, CA 2-3 curriculum
05/28/2014 Pediatric Anesthesia Board Review, CA2-3 curriculum
05/27/2015 Missed Topics, pediatric anesthesiology, CA 2-3 curriculum
05/18/2016 Pediatric Anesthesiology, Board Review, CA2-3 Curriculum
06/20/2018 Missed Topics Pediatric Anesthesia, CA2-3 Curriculum
05/10/2021 Mock Oral Examiner-Fellows
06/14/2021 Mock Orals Examiner
06/17/2021 Resident Lecture-recurrent, CDH
 
Continuing Medical Education
09/2013 - 06/2018 Course Instructor Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA)
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Community/Lay Public
07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, PACU Nursing staff simulation
02/2020 Childrens Hospital Wisconsin, Regional Blocks Workshop-OR Staff
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
AIG-Anesthesia Interest Group Lead Faculty, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017 Program Director-Anesthesiology
Individual 30 minute meetings with M3 anesthesia students planning the M4 year and application process, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2015 - 05/20/2019 Program Director-Anesthesiology
 
Faculty
Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/03/2013 - 03/05/2014 Mentor, Faculty Leadership Development Program, successful program completion by all enrolled faculty
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Fellow
08/15/2010 - 06/30/2015 Monthly case discussion/oral board prep-pediatric anesthesiology; created and implemented, 08/2010 to current
Resident
04/2013 - 05/2019 Internal Medicine-Anesthesiology Integrated Combined Residency Program
09/2017 - 05/2019 CA1 Workshop series, N=20-22 residents, 4 hrs each in topics such as Airway, Trauma, OB
Faculty
08/2014 - 06/2016 Onboarding-series of monthly hourly sessions providing information to new faculty
01/2021 - Present Restructured Webinars-12 month series for UMichigan MHPE program
01/2021 - Present SEA Mentor-Mentee Interinstitutional Pilot Program
 
 
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
01/2012 Ecuador mission trip, accompanied Healing the Children NJ Foundation as one of 2 pediatric anesthesiologists.
09/2013 Peru mission trip, accompanied CHW pediatric surgery department as sole pediatric anesthesiologist
09/2014 Peru mission trip, accompanied CHW pediatric surgery department as sole pediatric anesthesiologist
08/31/2015 - 09/06/2015 Peru mission trip accompanied CHW pediatric surgery department as sole pediatric anesthesiologist
05/02/2016 - 05/08/2016 Peru mission trip, accompanied University of Michigan pediatric surgery department, one of two pediatric anesthesiologists
02/10/2019 - 02/16/2019 Ecuador mission trip, accompanied Healing the Children NJ Foundation to support their mission in providing care in underserved areas (ophthalmology surgeries).
12/07/2019 - 12/13/2019 Ecuador mission trip, accompanied Healing the Children NJ Foundation to support their mission in providing care in underserved areas (ophthalmology surgeries).
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Black DD, Hay RV, Rohwer-Nutter PL, Ellinas H, Stephens JK, Sherman H, Teng BB, Whitington PF, Davidson NO. Intestinal and hepatic apolipoprotein B gene expression in abetalipoproteinemia. Gastroenterology. 1991 Aug;101(2):520-8.
2. Black DD, Ellinas H. Apolipoprotein synthesis in newborn piglet intestinal explants. Pediatr Res. 1992 Nov;32(5):553-8.
3. Ellinas H, Frost EA. Mitochondrial disorders--a review of anesthetic considerations. Middle East J Anaesthesiol. 2011 Jun;21(2):235-42.
4. Kinghorn K, Ellinas H, Barboi AC, Dolinski SY. Case scenario: nerve injury after knee arthroplasty and sciatic nerve block. Anesthesiology. 2012 Apr;116(4):918-23.
5. Riess M and Ellinas H: F1000Prime Recommendation of [Myles PS et al., Anesthesiology 2007,107(2):221-31]. Faculty of 1000, 24 Sep 2013; DOI: 10.3410/f.1090263.793483471.
6. Ellinas H, Denson K, Simpson D. Low-Cost Simulation: How-To Guide. J Grad Med Educ. 2015 Jun;7(2):257-8. PMCID: PMC4512801
7. Gregory S, Burrows PE, Ellinas H, Stadler M, Chun RH. Combined Nd:YAG laser and bleomycin sclerotherapy under the same anesthesia for cervicofacial venous malformations: A safe and effective treatment option. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 May;108:30-34.
8. Dustin Hang, Herodotos Ellinas and Sylvia Y Dolinski. Iatrogenic Nerve Injury Resulting in Respiratory Failure after Mediastinoscopy. Int J Anesthetic Anesthesiol . Hang D, Ellinas H, Dolinski SY (2018) Iatrogenic Nerve Injury Resulting in Respiratory Failure after Mediastinoscopy. Int J Anesthetic Anesthesiol 5:077. doi.org/10.23937/2377-4630.
9. Ellinas H. Tracheoesophageal fistula Anesthesiology: Clinical Case Reviews. 25 July 2017:435-439.
10. Ellinas H, Albrecht MA. Malignant Hyperthermia Update. Anesthesiol Clin. 2020 Mar;38(1):165-181.
11. Ellinas H, Ellinas E. Burnout and Protective Factors: Are They the Same Amid a Pandemic? J Grad Med Educ. 2020 Jun;12(3):291-294. PMCID: PMC7301947
12. Ambardekar AP, Walker KK, McKenzie-Brown AM, Brennan K, Jackson C, Edgar L, Ellinas H, Long TR, Trombetta CE, Laskey MG, Wargo BW, Dainer RJ, Draconi CS, Mitchell JD. The Anesthesiology Milestones 2.0: An Improved Competency-Based Assessment for Residency Training. Anesth Analg. 2021 08 01;133(2):353-361.
13. Triemstra JD, Haas MRC, Bhavsar-Burke I, Gottlieb-Smith R, Wolff M, Shelgikar AV, Samala RV, Ruff AL, Kuo K, Tam M, Gupta A, Stojan J, Gruppen L, Ellinas H. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Clinical Learning Environment: Addressing Identified Gaps and Seizing Opportunities. Acad Med. 2021 09 01;96(9):1276-1281. PMCID: PMC8378432
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Chapter 11-Disorders of White Blood Cells/Lymphoid Tissues; Essentials of Pathophysiology, 4th Ed.,2014 by Carol Porth
2. Chapter 12-Disorders of Hemostasis; Essentials of Pathophysiology, 4th Edition, 2014 by Carol Porth
3. Chapter 13-Disorders of Red Blood Cells; Essentials of Pathophysiology, 4th Edition, 2014 by Carol Porth
4. Ellinas H., Doyle JD. Chapter 28-Principles of biostatistics and study design, Pediatric Anesthesiology – A Comprehensive Board Review; edited by Matthes K, Laubach A, Wang E, Anderson TA. Oxford University Press. June 2015.
5. Downey LA, Ellinas H. Chapter 26-Postoperative period, Pediatric Anesthesiology – A Comprehensive Board Review; edited by Matthes K, Laubach A, Wang E, Anderson TA. Oxford University Press. June 2015.
6. Palacio R, Clinton M, Yeung A, Brooks M, Ellinas H. Chapter 6-Central Nervous System, Pediatric Anesthesiology – A Comprehensive Board Review; edited by Matthes K, Laubach A, Wang E, Anderson TA. Oxford University Press.June 2015
7. Borucki AN, Ellinas H. Chapter 1-Anatomy, Pediatric Anesthesiology – A Comprehensive Board Review; edited by Matthes K, Laubach A, Wang E, Anderson TA. Oxford University Press. June 2015
8. Chapter 16-Malignant Hyperthermia-Complications in Anesthesia, edited by LA Fleisher, SH Rosenbaum, Elsevier 2018
9. Chapter 89-Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Complications in Anesthesia, edited by LA Fleisher, SH Rosenbaum, Elsevier 2018
10. Chapter 107-Fires in the Operating Room-Complications in Anesthesia, edited by LA Fleisher, SH Rosenbaum, Elsevier 2018
11. Chapter 190-Difficult Pediatric Airway-Complications in Anesthesia, edited by LA Fleisher, SH Rosenbaum, Elsevier 2018
12. Clinical Pediatric Anesthesiology, McGraw-Hill, Ellinas H, Matthes K. 1st Edition, McGraw-Hill, Jan 2021
13. Chapter 27-Disorders of Cardiac Function, and Heart Failure and Circulatory Shock, Porth’s Pathophysiology, 10th Edition, 2019 by Tommie L. Norris
 
Editorials, Letters to Editor, Other
1. Ellinas H, Sethna NF. Ganglion impar block for management of chronic coccydynia in an adolescent. Paediatr Anaesth. 2009 Nov;19(11):1137-8.
2. Ellinas H, Seefelder C. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair in neonates: is thoracoscopy feasible? Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Oct;20(10):967-9.
3. Ellinas, H. Good Bedtime Reads: The Five Dysfunctions of a Team. SEA newsletter, May 20, 2020.
4. Souter K, Straker T, Ellinas H. Creating a Diversity and Inclusion Task Force for the SEA: our journey on a road to new horizons. ASA monitor, July 2020, vol 84: 27
5. Pesola I, Ellinas H. ASA Mentoring Program: Improving Perioperative Assessments in the Bronx via Telemedicine. ASA monitor, May 2021, vol 85: 36.
 
Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. Novalija J, Henry A, Ellinas H Anesthesia Core Skill Simulation Package for Anesthesia Newbies. MedEdPORTAL; 2011
 
Non-Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. Ellinas H. Lesson 305: PreAnesthetic Assessment of the Child Requiring Multiple Organ Transplantation. Anesthesiology News, August 2013.