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CURRICULUM VITAE

James J. Mccarthy MD
Director, Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Medical Education Building
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/2004 - 05/2008 Bachelor of Arts, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
08/2008 - 05/2012 Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2012 - 06/30/2016 Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Resident, Departments of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2016 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Hospitalist Section, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2016 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Hospitalist Section, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2019 - Present Core Program Faculty, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program, Medical College of Wisconsin

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
12/2019 - Present Co-Director, M2 Symptoms Course, Medical College of Wisconsin
04/2021 - Present Associate Director, Internal Medicine Acting Internship, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2021 - Present Associate Director, Internal Medicine Clerkship, Medical College of Wisconsin
04/2022 - Present Director, Respiratory Block, Medical College of Wisconsin

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
09/2017 - 08/2018 Medical Director, 9NT Accountable Care Team, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
07/01/2016 - Present Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2016 - Present Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
08/2016
07/2026
10/2017
09/2027
   
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
Basic Life Support
American Heart Association
06/2012
06/2024
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
American Heart Association
06/2012
06/2022
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
American Heart Association
06/2012
06/2024
    

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin Medical License
61562-20
11/12/2013
10/31/2021
    

AWARDS AND HONORS:
2016 - 2017 Teaching Pin, Awarded for teaching excellence during the third-year pediatrics clerkship
2018 - 2019 High Five Teaching Award, Awarded to the top five medical student educators in the Department of Pediatrics as determined by teaching evaluations
2018 - 2019 Teaching Pin, Awarded for teaching excellence during the third-year pediatrics clerkship
2019 - 2020 Teaching Pin, Awarded for teaching excellence in the M2 Symptoms course
2021 - 2022 Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Teaching Award
2021 - 2022 Edward J. Lennon Endowed Clinical Teaching Award, Awarded to full-time junior faculty who have “made a difference” to the teaching programs at the Medical College of Wisconsin

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Ad-Hoc Reviewer
2017 - Present Clinical Vignettes, Society of Hospital Medicine (National Meeting)
2018 - Present Clinical Conundrums, Pediatric Hospital Medicine (National Meeting)
2020 - Present Medical Education (Educational Journal)

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Virtual Cross Coverage Skills for Internal Medicine
Role:
Co-Lead
Dates:
03/2017 - Present
  
Title:
Medical Student Care Coordination & Discharge Planning Curriculum
Role:
Co-Lead
Dates:
03/2018 - Present
  
Title:
Survey of Med-Peds Resident Career Plans
Role:
Project Lead
Dates:
08/2019 - Present
  
Title:
Virtual Cross Coverage Skills for Pediatrics
Role:
Project Lead
Dates:
06/2020 - Present
  
Prior
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Podcast-Based Education for Pediatric Residents
Role:
Project Lead
Dates:
05/2017 - 06/2017
  
Title:
Pediatric Hospital Medicine APP Curriculum
Role:
Contributor
Dates:
05/2018 - 05/2020
  
Title:
Impact of an Educational Podcast on Pediatric Clerkship Students
Role:
Project Lead
Dates:
01/2019 - 07/2020
  
Title:
Mobile Learning for Pediatric Education
Source:
Kern Institute
Role:
Project Lead
Dates:
02/2019 - 09/2020
Direct Funds:
$2,000
  

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
McCarthy J. Serving Up Peds Soup: Podcasting for Resident Education. Poster Session. Medical College of Wisconsin Research Day, Milwaukee, WI, 09/24/2018 - Present
McCarthy J, Porada K. Mobile Learning in Pediatrics. Virtual Poster Session. Medical College of Wisconsin Innovations in Healthcare Education Research Conference. Milwaukee, WI, 09/24/2020 - 09/25/2020
 
Regional
McCarthy J & Harker-Murray P, Leg Pain and Paresthesia in a Young Adult. Poster Session. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting, Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/04/2015 - 09/05/2015
Gaberino C & McCarthy J, Hypocalcemia Due to Extravascular Deposition from Osteoblastic Metastatic Prostate Cancer. Poster Session. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting, Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/08/2017 - 09/09/2017
Johnson B & McCarthy J. Metastatic Colon Cancer in a Young Male with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Poster Session. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting, Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/08/2017 - 09/09/2017
Unteriner J & McCarthy J. Bicalutamide Induced Hepatocellular Injury. Poster Session. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/07/2018 - 09/08/2018
Griffin K & McCarthy J. Evolving Laboratory Findings in a Patient Presenting with Low Back Pain. Poster Session. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/06/2019 - 09/07/2019
Babb M & McCarthy J. A novel case of central line-associated infection due to Yokenella. Poster Session. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting. Virtual Conference, 09/11/2020 - 09/12/2020
Massat B & McCarthy J. Systemic sclerosis, severe malnutrition, and small bowel obstruction: Why total parenteral nutrition should be an early consideration. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/10/2021 - 09/11/2021
Attlassy N, Agbeh A, Patnaik R & McCarthy J. Primary malignant melanoma of the gastroesophageal junction treated with immunotherapy: a case report. American College of Physicians Wisconsin Chapter Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI, 09/10/2021 - 09/11/2021
 
National
McCarthy J & Konon I. Retin-Aching: Hip and Back Pain in a Young Adult Male. Poster Session. American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Section on Medicine-Pediatrics, San Diego, CA, 10/11/2014 - 10/14/2014
Hiltunen A & McCarthy J. A Case of Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn Mediated by Anti-c Antibodies. Poster Session. Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 05/01/2017 - 05/04/2017
Mehta S, Burek A, McCarthy J. Hand-Foot-Mouth Disease Gone Wild? A Case of Parechovirus Encephalitis. Poster Session. American Medical Association Research Symposium, Honolulu, HI, 11/10/2017 - Present
Cote P & McCarthy J. Jaw Pain and Facial Numbness in a Man with HIV. Poster Session. Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, 04/08/2018 - 04/11/2018
Swartz S, McCarthy J, Liljestrom T, Cobb C, McCarthy P, Stephany A. Tired of Missing the Tap? Using Ultrasound to Improve Lumbar Puncture Success. Workshop. Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, 07/25/2019 - Present
McCarthy J & Yale S. Kwashiorkor Due to Homemade Formula Use. Poster session. Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 04/15/2020 - 04/18/2020
Stefanko N, Yale S, McCarthy P, McFadden V, McCarthy J. Severe Methemoglobinemia Due to Topical Dapsone Misuse in a Teenage Girl. Poster session. Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting. San Diego, CA, 04/15/2020 - 04/18/2020
Voigt L, McCarthy J, Segon A. Medical Students Learning to Care...Round. Poster session. Society of Hospital Medicine National Meeting. San Diego, CA, 04/15/2020 - 04/18/2020
Hadjiev J, McCarthy J, Madion L, Mondok L, Six-year-old with Chronic headache: An Unexpected Meningitis Mimic, Poster Session. Pediatric Hospital Medicine National Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 07/28/2022 - 07/31/2022
Berk J, Chiu C, McCarthy J. Create Your Own Medical Education Podcasts: How a Novel Pedagogy Is Revolutionizing UGME, GME
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
10/2016 - Present Intern Selection Committee, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program
06/2018 - Present Education Committee, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Section
04/2021 - 12/2021 Integrated Curriculum Committee
04/2022 - Present MCW Fusion Phase 1 Planning Committee
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
10/2015 - Present M2 Hypertension Session, Small Group Facilitator
07/2016 - Present Supervising Faculty for Internal Medicine Clerkship & Acting Internship
07/2016 - Present Supervising Faculty for Pediatrics Clerkship & Acting Internship
10/2016 - Present Bench to Bedside, Small Group Leader
01/2018 - Present Foundational Capstone Course Facilitator
08/2019 - Present Foundations of Clinical Medicine Course Facilitator
11/2019 - Present M2 Symptoms Course Session Leader
07/2021 - Present Internal Medicine Acting Internship Lecturer
07/2021 - Present Internal Medicine Clerkship Lecturer
 
Resident and Fellow Education
07/2016 - Present Supervising Faculty for Internal Medicine Teaching Teams
07/2016 - Present Supervising Faculty for Pediatrics Teaching Teams
06/2018 - Present Serious Senior SURFing Pediatric Board Review Session Leader
06/2018 - Present Pediatric Resident Mock Code Group Leader
08/2019 - Present Pediatrics Residency Journal Club Group Leader
 

ROBERT D. AND PATRICIA E. KERN INSTITUTE FOR THE TRANSFORMATION OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND NATIONAL TRANSFORMATION NETWORK ACTIVITIES:
04/2019 - 06/2020 Transformational Ideas Initiative Participant
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Antonara S, Ristow L, McCarthy J, Coburn J. Effect of Borrelia burgdorferi OspC at the site of inoculation in mouse skin. Infection and Immunity. 78(11): 4723-33, 2010.
2. McCarthy J. Index of Suspicion: Abdominal Distention, Poor Growth, and Motor Delay in a 1-year-old Girl. Pediatrics in Review. 36(5): 263-5, 2018.
3. Yale S, Stefanko N, McCarthy P, McFadden V, McCarthy J. Severe Methemoglobinemia Due to Topical Dapsone Misuse in a Teenage Girl. Pediatric Dermatology. 37(2): 377-8, Mar 2020.
4. McCarthy J, Porada K. Serving up Peds Soup: Podcast‐based Paediatric Resident Education. Medical Education. 54(5): 456-7, 2020.
5. McCarthy J, Swartz S, Liljestrom T, Menigo J, Cotter L, Toth H. Med-Peds Residents’ Career Plans and the Impact of Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship: A Nationwide Survey. [published online ahead of print, 2022 April 12]. Hospital Topics. 2022; 1-8. doi:10.1080/00185868.2022.2063775.
6. Massat B, McCarthy J. Systemic Sclerosis, Malnutrition, and Small Bowel Obstruction: Why Clinicians Should Consider Early Total Parenteral Nutrition in Systemic Sclerosis with Severe Gastrointestinal Involvement. Cureus 14(8):e27638. doi:10.7759/cureus.27638.
7. McCarthy J. Transverse Colonic Intussusception in an Adult. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2022 Oct 31. doi: 10.1007/s11606-022-07855-0. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36315352.
8. Atlassy N, Agbeh A, Patnaik R, McCarthy J. Primary Malignant Melanoma of the Gastroesophageal Junction Treated with Immunotherapy: a Case Report. Wisconsin Medical Journal. Accepted, publication pending.
9. McCarthy J, Porada K, Treat R. Educational Podcast Impact on Student Study Habits and Exam Performance. Family Medicine. Accepted, publication pending.
10. McCarthy J, Yale S. Kwashiorkor in an 8-month-old due to Homemade Formula Use. Wisconsin Medical Journal. Accepted, publication pending.
11. Yee M, Surani A, Quinn B, McCarthy J. Teprotumumab-Induced Encephalopathy: A Rare Side-Effect of a Novel Therapeutic. Wisconsin Medical Journal. Accepted, publication pending.
 
Database, Video, or Other Research/Clinical Contributions
1. McCarthy J. "Peds Soup: A Pediatrics Podcast." Dec 2017-Mar 2020. Pedssoup.podbean.com