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CURRICULUM VITAE

Tom Grawey DO
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine

OFFICE ADDRESS:
The Hub for Collaborative Medicine
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/2006 - 05/2010 Bachelor of Arts - Music, Loyola University Chicago
08/2006 - 05/2010 Bachelor of Science, Loyola University Chicago
08/2010 - 05/2014 Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/2014 - 06/2017 Resident, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2017 - 06/2018 Emergency Medical Services Fellowship, Emergency Medicine, EMS Division, Medical College of Wisconsin

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/2016 - 06/2017 Chief Resident, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2017 - 06/2018 Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin

ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
05/2008 - 08/2010 EMT Basic, Emergency Medical Services, Loyola University
07/2015 - Present Medical Control Physician, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2017 - 06/2018 Flight Physician, Flight for Life
10/2017 - Present Medical Director - Emergency Medical Services, Gateway Technical College
07/2018 - Present Assistant Medical Director, Milwaukee County Office of Emergency Management
07/01/2019 - Present Medical Director, City of Kenosha Fire Department, Kenosha, WI 53154

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2018 - Present Pediatric EM Fellow Rotation Director, Emergency Medicine, EMS Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/02/2018 - Present Resident EMS Rotation Director, Emergency Medicine, EMS Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2020 - Present Student EMS Rotation Director, Emergency Medicine, EMS Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
07/2018 - Present Emergency Medicine, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
07/2018 - Present Emergency Medicine, Moorland Reserve, New Berlin, WI
08/2020 - Present Emergency Medicine, Froedtert Menomonee Falls

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Emergency Medicine
12/2018
12/2028
Emergency Medical Services
10/2019
12/2029
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
Advanced Trauma Life Support
06/2014
None
Fundamental Critical Care Support
07/2014
None
Basic Disaster Life Support
06/2015
None
Personal Protective Measures for Biological Events
FEMS Center for Domestic Preparedness, Anniston , AL
04/2016
None
ICS - 100, 200, 700, 800
2016
2017
Hospital Emergency Response Team
FEMA Center for Domestic Preparedness, Anniston, AL
04/2017
None
WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders
04/2017
None
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
06/2017
06/2019
Quality Improvement
Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School
05/2018
None
Patient Safety
Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School
05/2018
None
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Osteopathic Physician
64391-21
08/2015
10/31/2031
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
04/2010 Damen Award , Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
10/2011 Sigma Sigma Phi National Osteopathic Honor Society
12/2012 Student D.O. of the Year , Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
05/2014 Advancing the Profession Award , Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
06/2015 Department of Emergency Medicine Student Teaching Award , Medical College of Wisconin
06/2017 Housestaff Award for Excellence in Teaching, Medical College of Wisconsin
06/2017 Department of Emergency Medicine Student Teaching Award , Medical College of Wisconsin
06/2017 Best Resident Scholarly Activity Award , Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2018 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher , Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2019 Gold Plus Award in STEMI Care - Kenosha Fire Department, American Heart Association
10/2019 Dr.Micheal J. Dunn Poster Contest Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/2019 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2020 Best Disaster Research Presentation, NAEMSP Annual Meeting
02/2020 Overall Score Award (Best Overall Stroke Care for EMS in the State) - Kenosha Fire Department, Wisconsin Coverdell Stroke Program
09/2020 Gold Plus Award in STEMI Care - Kenosha Fire Department, American Heart Association

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2010 - 2019 American Osteopathic Association
2014 - 2019 Wisconsin Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons
2014 - Present American Academy of Emergency Medicine
2015 - Present National Association of EMS Physicians
2019 - Present Society of Academic Emergency Medicine

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
04/2008 - 05/2010 Co-Founder/Director, Loyola University Chicago EMS
04/2010 - 04/2011 Chair, Osteopathic Awareness Committee, Student Osteopathic Medical Association
07/2010 - 07/2011 System Coordinator, Loyola University Chicago EMS
08/2010 - 06/2014 Education Committee, Illinois Osteopathic Medical Society
04/2011 - 05/2012 Chapter President, Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA)
12/2011 - 12/2012 Student Trustee, Illinois Osteopathic Medical Society
07/2017 - Present Leader, MCW Emergency Medicine Residency Mentor House
12/2017 - Present EMS Advisory Committee, Gateway Technical College
07/2018 - Present State of Wisconsin EMS Physician Advisory Committee
10/2020 - Present Member, Wisconsin EMS Training Center Medical Director Committee, Wisconsin EMS Training Centers

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
03/2012 - 05/2014 Director, Pre-SOMA (Student Osteopathic Medical Association)
06/2013 - 06/2014 Mentorship Task Force, American Osteopathic Association
06/2015 Continuing Medical Education, American Osteopathic Association
01/2019 - 01/2021 Vice-Chair, Education Committee, National Association of EMS Physicians
01/2019 - Present Committee Member, Education Committee, National Association of EMS Physicians Education Committee
01/2019 - Present Communications Committee, National Association of EMS Physicians
01/2021 - Present Chair, Education Committee, National Association of EMS Physicians

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
CTSI Biostats Grant
Dates:
09/2020 - Present
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
CTSI Biostats Grant
Dates:
09/2019 - Present
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Grawey T, Improving Patient Outcomes Through EMS, Swedish Covenant Emergency Medicine Residency, Virtual, 12/2020
Grawey T, Online Medical Control for EM Physicians, Swedish Covenant Emergency Medicine Residency, Virtual, 12/2020
 
Regional
Grawey T, Fluid Resuscitation in Trauma Patients, South East Regional Trauma Advisory Council Cutting Edge in Trauma Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, 09/2018
Grawey T, Medical Director Panel, State of Wisconsin EMS Technical College Meeting, Appleton, Wisconsin, 10/2018
Grawey T, Traumatic Cardiac Arrest, North Central Region Trauma Advisory Committee, Wausau, Wisconsin, 05/2019
Grawey T, Medical Director Panel, State of Wisconsin EMS Technical College Meeting, Wausau, Wisconsin, 10/2019
Grawey T, Situational Awareness in Resuscitation, Wisconsin EMS Association Virtual Monthly Continuing Education, Virtual, 05/2020
Grawey T, Avoiding Errors in "Sick vs Not Sick", Wisconsin EMS Association EMS Conference and Expo, Virtual, 11/2020
Grawey T, TBI - How to Avoid Adding Insult to Injury, Wisconsin EMS Association EMS Conference and Expo, Virtual, 11/2020
Grawey T, Situational Awareness in Resuscitation, Wisconsin EMS Association EMS Conference and Expo, Virtual, 11/2020
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Mayer K, Grawey T, Factors Associated with Patient Safety Events in Prehospital Medicine, Medical Student Summer Research Poster Symposium, Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/03/2019
 
Regional
Grawey T, Lenz T, Phelan MB, Need for Ultrasound in a Helicopter EMS Program, Wisconsin Emergency Medicine Research Forum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 03/2017
 
National
Grawey T, McNulty M, Disposition of Emergency Department Patients with Gall Bladder Disease, American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians Fall Scientific Seminar, Denver, Colorado, 10/2012
Grawey T, Lenz T, Phelan MB, Need for Ultrasound in a Helicopter EMS Program, National Association of EMS Physicians Annual Conference; American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Annual Conference; Emergency Medicine Research Forum, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2017
Grawey T, Wright M, Riegg S, Colella MR, Use of a Community Paramedicine Program to Address High Utilizers of the 911 System, National Association of EMS Physicians Annual Conference, San Diego, California, 01/2018
Kuefler K, Lybeck A, Grawey T, Colella MR, Termination of Resuscitation Checklist: Duration and Outcomes of Resuscitation, National Association of EMS Physicians Annual Conference, San Diego, California, 01/2018
Kunkel S, Grawey T, Treat R, Liu J, A Comparison of the Application of the SALT and START Triate Systems with Respect to Accuracy, Time to Completion and Application of Life-Saving Measures, NAEMSP Conference, San Diego, California, 01/2019 - Present
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2014 - 06/2017 Emergency Medicine Residency Wellness Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2015 - 06/2016 Housestaff Health and Wellness, Medical College of Wisconsin
08/2019 - Present Member, Interprofessional Education Planning Committee Member
09/2019 - Present Member, EM Conference Improvement Committee, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Hospital
09/2020 - Present Committee Member, Airway Improvement
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
03/2018 Submersion Injuries and Illness
11/2018 Intro to EMS and Ambulance Safety
09/2019 Communication in Interprofessional Education
01/2020 Teamwork in Interprofessional Education
09/2020 Community in Interprofessional Education
11/2020 Introduction to Ambulance Safety
11/2020 Roles and Responsibilities of Interprofessional Healthcare Providers
 
Resident and Fellow Education
09/2014 Case Presentation - 52 Year Old with Abdominal Pain
11/2015 Case Presentation - 26 Year Old with Ruptured AVM
04/2016 A New Approach to Pulseless Electrical Activity
09/2016 Pre-Hospital Sepsis
09/2016 Ultrasound Guided Femoral Nerve Block
12/2016 Approach to the Toxicology EKG
01/2018 Online Medical Control Quality Improvement
03/2018 Osmolar Therapy in Brain Emergencies
08/2018 Initial EMS Provider Education
08/2018 Online Medical Control Quality Improvement
09/2018 Fluid Resuscitation in Trauma Patients
09/2018 Post-ROSC Checklist
12/2018 Protection of EMS Personnel From Occupationally Acquired Infections
12/2018 Prevention and Intervention for Psychologically Stressful Events
06/2019 Metacognition and Situational Awareness in EMS
06/2019 EMS Jeopardy
06/2019 Journal Club
08/2019 Metacognition and Situational Awareness in Resuscitation
08/2019 EKG in Syncope
09/2019 Metacognition and Situational Awareness in EMS
10/2019 EMS Provider Education
10/2019 Occupational Health for EMS Providers
07/2020 Introduction to Quality Improvement
09/2020 SLACK Follow up: SGLT2 inhibitors in DKA
09/2020 SLACK Case Discussion - Euglycemic DKA
10/2020 Deliberate Clinical Inertia: Using an Evidence Based Approach to Work Up of Renal Colic
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Community/Lay Public
02/2017 Nicolet High School, Suturing Basics
04/2017 Tess Corner's Fire Department, Evaluation and Management of Traumatic Injuries
05/2017 Milwaukee Fire Department, Clandestine Laboratories
2017 Loyola University Chicago, Cardiac and Neurologic Emergencies - EMT Basic Course
01/2018 Gateway Technical College, Advanced EKG Topics - Paramedic Course
02/2018 Gateway Technical College, Endocrinology - Paramedic Course
03/2018 Gateway Technical College, Rapid Sequence Intubation - Paramedic Course
04/2018 Gateway Technical College, Medical Technology - Paramedic Course
08/2018 Gateway Technical College, Ethical Considerations in EMS
08/2018 Gateway Technical College, Roles/Responsibilities of EMS Providers
08/2018 Gateway Technical College, EMS Research
08/2018 Gateway Technical College, Public Health
08/2018 Gateway Technical College, Roles/Responsibilities, EMS Research, Public Health, Ethics
09/2018 Gateway Technical College, Categorization, Assessment and Management of Shock
10/2018 Gateway Technical College, End Tidal CO2
11/2018 Gateway Technical College, Respiratory Emergencies
11/2018 Gateway Technical College, Pediatric Intubation
11/2018 Gateway Technical College, Patient Assessment Lab
11/2018 Gateway Technical College, Pediatric and Geriatric Patient Assessment
12/2018 Gateway Technical College, Introduction to 12 Lead ECGs
02/2019 Gateway Technical College, Endocrine Emergencies
02/2019 Gateway Technical College, Medical Emergency Practical Skills
02/2019 Gateway Technical College, Toxicology 1
02/2019 Gateway Technical College, Providing Feedback to Learners
03/2019 Gateway Technical College, Chest and Abdominal Trauma
03/2019 Gateway Technical College, Traumatic Airway Interventions
08/2019 Gateway Technical College, EMS Research, Roles and Responsibilities for EMS Providers, Ethics
09/2019 Kenosha Fire Department, Crashing Asthmatic
10/2019 Gateway Technical College, Metacognition and Critical Thinking
10/2019 Gateway Technical College, Pediatric and Geriatric Assessment
11/2019 Gateway Technical College, Respiratory Emergencies
01/2020 Gateway Technical College, 12 lead ECGs
02/2020 Gateway Technical College, Endocrine Emergencies
02/2020 Kenosha Fire Department, COVID-19 Management
03/2020 Gateway Technical College, Chest and Abdominal Trauma
05/2020 Gateway Technical College, Medical Technology
05/2020 Gateway Technical College, The Difficult Airway
09/2020 Kenosha Fire Department, After the high: Endocarditis in People who Inject Drugs
10/2020 Gateway Technical College, Critical Thinking in EMS
10/2020 Gateway Technical College, Differential Diagnosis Formation
10/2020 Gateway Technical College, Pediatric and Geriatric Assessment
11/2020 Gateway Technical College, Respiratory Emergencies
11/2020 Gateway Technical College, COVID Care For the EMS Provider
 
Graduate Student Education
06/2015 Concordia University Wisconsin, Cervical Spine Trauma
06/2017 Concordia University Wisconsin, Cervical Spine Trauma
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Leah Hennes, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2019 - Present Quality Improvement Pathway Advisor
Diwante Shuford, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2019 - Present Academic Advisor
Katlyn Mayer, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2019 - Present Quality Improvement Pathway Advisor, Won a poster presentation award
 
Clinical/Research Fellows
Scott Kunkel, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2018 - 06/2019 Research, Academic Advisor, Poster Presentation
Luke. Grover, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2020 - Present Academic Advisor
 
Residents
Adam Haggarty, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2019 - 06/2020 Research, Academic Advisor, Research accepted at regional conference (later cancelled due to covid)
Reece Cooper, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2019 - 06/2020 Research, Academic Advisor, Research accepted at regional conference (later cancelled due to covid)
Jamie Jasti, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/2020 - Present Academic Advisor, Research
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Undergraduate Students
Matthew Schneider, 05/2018 - Present Paramedic Pursuing Medical School
Anya Athan, University Wisconsin Milwaukee, 08/2019 - 06/2020 Academic Advisor
 
Medical Students
Shyam Murali, 2016 - 2018 EMRA Mentorship Program, Matched into Emergency Medicine
Kelsey Johnson, 2017 - 2018 EMRA Mentorship Program, Matched in Peds/EM
Rodney Sena, 2017 - 2018 EMRA Mentorship Program, Matched into Emergency Medicine
Alex Lin, 2017 - 2018 EMRA Mentorship Program, Matched into Emergency Medicine
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Student
2016 Ultrasound Curriculum Design
2016 Designed simulation sessions for rotating medical students
2020 Designed and implemented an Emergency Medical Services clinical elective for medical students
Resident
2017 Designed and implemented a longitudinal Emergency Medical Services Rotation for Emergency Medicine Residents, teaching EMS through the lens of quality improvement and provider education
Faculty
01/2019 - Present "Foundations of Medical Oversight Course" - Development of a national course in EMS Medical Direction sponsored by National Association of EMS Physicians. Course launch expected 2021
 
 
 
Community Programs
02/2020 - 03/2020 Assisted with development of a UV light PPE Decontamination process in Kenosha, Wisconsin that was recognized by the State for its success
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
06/2014 - 07/2017 Physician for Rock and Sole Event
09/2014 - 10/2016 Physician for Brewer's Mini-Marathon
12/2014 - 12/2016 Road to Residency Medical Student Dinner Group Leader - Medical College of Wisconsin
08/2015 Physician for 2015 PGA National Championship
10/2016 Disaster Drill Participant - Mass Casualty Shooting Live Drill
04/2017 Disaster Drill Participant - Infectious Disease Outbreak Tabletop Drill
03/2018 Disaster Drill Participant - Bed Evacuation Drill
07/2018 Performed exam item writing for the National Registry of EMT's Paramedic Written Exam
10/2019 - 11/2019 Worked with the Wisconsin EMS Association (WEMSA) on developing content for public awareness about opioid abuse. I also helped review content for a presentation on opioid abuse for EMS providers
09/2020 - Present Assist with Bullen Middle School's CPR response program in Kenosha, Wisconsin
 

GLOBAL HEALTH ACTIVITIES:
06/2011 Medical Volunteer - Mission Trip to Nepal
 

PODCAST DEVELOPMENT:
08/2019 - Present Recurrent guest on Gateway Technical College's EMS Podcast - "The Call" where we discuss hot topics in prehospital medicine


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Carey JM, Studnek JR, Browne LR, Ostermayer DG, Grawey T, Schroter S, Lerner EB, Shah MI. Paramedic-Identified Enablers of and Barriers to Pediatric Seizure Management: A Multicenter, Qualitative Study. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2019 Nov-Dec;23(6):870-881.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Grawey T. Module 8: Triage & Communications. In: Sztajnkrycer M, Connelly A, editors. International Trauma Life Support: Duty To Respond. Downers Grove, IL: International Trauma Life Support; 2019 p. 32, 99-113.
 
Abstracts
1. Phelan MB, Grawey T, Lenz T,. Determining a Need for Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Helicopter Emergency Medical Services Supplement: Official Proceedings of the 2017 AIUM Annual Convention Florida Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. PHELAN, MB, Grawey T, Lenz T, Determining a Need for Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Helicopter Emergency Medical Services Supplement: Official Proceedings of the 2017 AIUM Annual Conv.
2. Kunkel S, Grawey T, Luetje M, Treat R, Liu JM. Kunkel S, Grawey T, Luetje M, Treat R, Liu JM. A comparison of the application of the SALT and START triage systems with respect to accuracy, time to completion, and time to application of life-saving measures. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2020;24(1):126. Prehospital Emergency Care. Kunkel S, Grawey T, Luetje M, Treat R, Liu JM. A comparison of the application of the SALT and START triage systems with respect to accuracy, time to completion, and time to appli.
 
Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. When Your Stuck in the Middle - Caring for Residents During Major Events, http://www.naemsp-blog.com/emsmed/2017/6/7/when-toure-stuck-in-the-middle-caring-for-residents-during-major-events
2. Articles in Review: The 2018 LLSA for EMS: http://www.naemsp-blog.com/emsmed/2017/5/19/n5t0ym3h0p2lmdv9jhcrp67hahjof4
 

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