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G. Richard                     Braen

G. Richard Braen MD

Department of Emergency Medicine

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Chair Department of Emergency Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus

Emergency Medicine; Internal Medicine

 

Education and Training:
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine & Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center (1976)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center (1975)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Hartford Hospital (1974)
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Hartford Hospital (1973)
  • MD, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine (1972)
  • BA, Ohio State University (1966)
Employment:
  • Assistant Dean, Graduate Medical Education, University at Buffalo (2003-present)
  • Physician, Kaleida Health (Buffalo General Hospital, Millard Fillmore Hospitals, DeGraff Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Buffalo) (1998-present)
  • Adjunct Professor, Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo (1989-present)
  • Physician, Erie County Medical Center (1989-present)
  • Professor and Chairman, Emergency Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo (1989-present)
  • Adjunct Professor, Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo (1989–2009)
  • Physician, Buffalo General Hospital (1989–1998)
  • Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School (1988–1989)
  • Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Community Health Plan (1986–1989)
  • Clinical Instructor, Health Science, Northeastern University (1986–1989)
  • Instructor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School (1986–1988)
  • Associate Professor, Community Health, Tufts University School of Medicine (1984–1986)
  • Physician, Newton-Wellesley Hospital (1983–1986)
  • Associate Professor, Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky (1980–1983)
  • Physician, University of Kentucky Medical Center (1976–1983)
  • Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky (1977–1980)
  • Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky (1976–1977)
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Awards and Honors:
  • Oral Examination Participation (2007)
  • Oral Examination Participation (1999)
  • Fellow, American College of Emergency Physicians (1986)
  • Development of Physician's Evaluation and Educational Review in EM -Peer II (1978)
  • Development of Educational Films, Abbot Laboratories (1976)
  • Development of Certifying Examination in Emergency Medicine (1976)
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta, Pre-medical Honorary (1965)


Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
Journal Articles:
  • Janicke D, Braen GR, Pacos A and White C. Evaluation of Sexual Assault Protocols. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 1999.
  • Moscati R, Billittier AJ, Marshall B, Fincher M, Jehle D, Braen GR. Blood Loss Estimation by Out-of-Hospital Emergency Care Providers.. Prehospital Emergency Care. 1999; 3.
  • Migden DR, Braen GR, Braen G. The Jehovah's Witness blood refusal card: ethical and medicolegal considerations for emergency physicians. Acad Emerg Med. 1998; 5(8).
  • Migden DR, Braen GR. The Jehovah‘s Witness Blood Refusal Card: Ethical and Medicolegal Considerations for Emergency Physicians.. Academic Emergency Medicine. 1998; 5.
  • Jehle D, Krause R, Braen GR, Braen G. Ectopic pregnancy. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 1994; 12(1).
  • Braen GR, Munger BS. Evaluation of Procedural Skills.. Academic Emergency Medicine. 1994; 1.
  • Bernstein G, Jehle DJ, Bernaski E and Braen GR. Failure of Gastric Emptying and Charcoal Administration in Fatal Sustained Release Theophylline Overdose: Pharmacobezoar Formation.. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 1992; 21.
  • Braen GR. The Adult Female Survivor of Sexual Assault.. Hospital Medicine. 1989.
  • Daley WE, Leaninig J, Braen GR. Prehospital Emergency Services and Health Maintenance Organizations: An HMO Perspective.. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 1988; 6.
  • Martin CA, Warfield MC, Braen GR. Psychotherapy of Rape.. Current Psychiatric Therapy. 1986; 23.
  • Martin CA, Warfield MC, Braen GR, Braen G. Psychotherapy of rape. Curr Psychiatr Ther. 1986; 23.
  • Braen GR, Martin CA, Warfield MC, Engleberg J. Rape and the Rape Trauma Syndrome (Clinical Conference). Southern Medical Journal. 1985; 78.
  • Braen GR. F.E.C. Organic Brain Syndrome (letter). Annals of Emergency Medicine. 1983; 12.
  • Martin CA, Warfield MC, Braen GR, Braen G. Physician's management of the psychological aspects of rape. JAMA. 1983; 249(4).
  • Martin CA, Warfield MC, Braen GR. Physician's Management of the Psychological Aspects of Rape.. Journal of the American Medical Association. 1982; 249.
  • Parrish C, Wooster WE, Braen GR, Robertson HD. Les Torsades Des Pointes.. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 1982; 11.
  • Wells S, Suruda AJ, Braen GR. Medical Antishock Trousers: A Valuable Adjunct to Emergency Care.. The Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association. 1981; 79.
  • Guzzardi LJ, Braen GR, Jones KD. Health Care in Jails: A New Approach to an Old Problem.. Corrections Today. 1980.
  • Guzzardi LJ, Braen GR, Jones DP, Braen G. A novel approach to the problem of health care in jails. JACEP. 1979; 8(9).
  • Guzzardi LJ, Braen GR, Jones DP. A Novel Approach to the Problem of Health Care in Jails.. Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians (now Annals of Emergency Medicine). 1979; 8.
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Books and Book Chapters:
  • Braen G. Essentials of Emergency Medicine. 2011.
  • Braen G. “Adrenal Disease,” Chapter 39. 2011.
  • Braen G. “Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances” Chapter 40. 2011.
  • Bennett MK and Braen GR. “Sexual Assault” Chapter 128. 2011.
  • Braen GR and Joshi P. “Vitamins and Herbals,” Toxicology section, Chapter 199. 2011.
  • Braen GR. "Autoimmune Disorders". 2006.
  • Braen GR. "Genital Tract,Female". 2006.
  • Braen GR. "Adrenal Disease", Chapter 39. 2006.
  • Bennett MK and Braen GR. "Sexual Assault", Chapter 125. 2006.
  • Braen GR. Introductions to sections (Endrocrine and Metabolic Disorders, Hematologic Disorders, Obstetrical and Pregnancy Disorders, Renal Disorders, Urogenital/Gynecological Disorders). 2006.
  • Aghababian RV, Allison EJ, Boyer EW, Braen GR, Manno MM, Moorhead JC and Volturo GA eds.. Essentials of Emergency Medicine.. 2006.
  • Braen GR and Krause RS. "Ectopic Pregnancy". 2005.
  • Jenkins, Jon and Braen, G. Richard.. Manual of Emergency Medicine, Fifth Edition.. 2005.
  • Braen GR and Krause R. "Ectopic Pregnancy". 2000.
  • Braen GR. "Herbals and Vitamins". 2000.
  • Jenkins, Jon and Braen, G. Richard.. Manual of Emergency Medicine, Fourth Edition.. 2000.
  • Jehle D, Braen GR, Lillis K, Rozek S, Billittier A, Mayrose J, Carden S, Schmidet C, Sheldon R and Wynn R.. Emergency Reference Guide.. 1999.
  • Aghababian R, Allison J, Braen GR, Fleischer G, McCabe J, Moorhead J, eds.. Core Content of Emergency Medicine.. 1998.
  • Bennet MK and Braen GR. "Sexual Assault". 1998.
  • Braen GR. "Culdocentesis". 1998.
  • Braen G. "Examination of the Sexual Assault Victim". 1998.
  • Braen GR and Bennett M. "Rape". 1998.
  • Braen GR. "Primary Tumors of the Heart". 1998.
  • Braen GR. "Chemical Burns". 1997.
  • Leonard G. Gomella (Braen is associate editor). Clinician's Pocket Reference, Eighth Edition.. 1997.
  • Jenkins JL, Loscalzo J, and Braen GR.. Manual of Emergency Medicine, Third Edition.. 1995.
  • Jehle DJ, Krause R and Braen GR. "Ectopic Pregnancy". 1994; 12.
  • Braen GR. "Ectopic Pregnancy". 1994.
  • Leonard G. Gomella (Braen is associate editor). Clinician's Pocket Reference, Seventh Edition.. 1993.
  • Rosen P, Barkin R, Braen G, Dailey R, Hedges J, Hockberger R, Levy R, Marx J and Smith M.. Emergency Medicine Concepts and Clinical Practice, Third Edition.. 1992.
  • Braen GR. "The Adult Victim of Sexual Assault". 1992.
  • Braen GR. "Thermal Injuries". 1992.
  • Braen GR. "Sexual Assault". 1992.
  • Hamilton G, Braen GR. "Anemia and White Blood Cell Disorders". 1992.
  • Braen GR. "Culdocentesis". 1992.
  • Braen GR. "Examination of the Female Rape Victim". 1992.
  • Braen GR. "Rape". 1991.
  • Leonard G. Gomella, G. Richard Braen, Michael J. Olding and Steven Haist, eds.. Clinician's Pocket Reference, Sixth Edition.. 1989.
  • Rosen, P., Baker, F.J., Dailey R.H., Levy, R.C., eds.. Emergency Medicine Concepts and Clinical Practice, Second Edition.. 1988.
  • Braen G. Emergency Department Forms Manual.. 1987.
  • Braen GR. Burns". 1987.
  • Braen GR. "Thermal Injuries". 1987.
  • Braen GR. "Sexual Assault". 1987.
  • Braen GR. "Burns". 1987.
  • Braen G, Consultant and Reviewer. Drug Evaluations, Sixth Edition.. 1986.
  • Leonard G. Gomella, G. Richard Braen and Michael J. Olding, eds.. Clinician's Pocket Reference, Fifth Edition.. 1986.
  • Thomas, H.A., Koehle, J., O'Connor, R.E., Rosen, P., Baker, F.J., Braen, G.R., Dailey, R.H., Levy, R.C., eds.. Emergency Medicine: Self-Assessment and Review.. 1985.
  • Braen GR. "Examination of the Female Rape Victim," Chapter 51. 1985.
  • Braen GR. "Culdocentesis," Chapter 52. 1985.
  • Braen G. "Sexual Assault," Chapter 80. 1983.
  • Braen GR and Jelenco C.. "Thermal Injuries," Chapter 27. 1983.
  • Braen GR. "Burns". 1983.
  • Leonard G. Gomella, G. Richard Braen and Michael J. Olding, eds.. Clinician's Pocket Reference, Fourth Edition.. 1983.
  • Rosen, P. Baker, F.J., Braen, G.R., Dailey, R.H., Levy, R.C., eds.. Emergency Medicine Concepts and Clinical Practice.. 1983.
  • Carmen Germaine Warner and G. Richard Braen, eds.. Management of the Physically and Emotionally Abused: Emergency Assessment, Intervention and Counseling.. 1982.
  • Braen G. "Physical Assessment and Emergency Medical Management of Adult Victims of Sexual Assault", Chapter 4. 1980.
  • Braen G. "The Raped Female Child: Examination and Management", Chapter 6. 1980.
  • Braen G. "Examination of the Accused: The Heterosexual and Homosexual Rapist", Chapter 7. 1980.
  • Braen G. "Management of the Adult Female Rape Victim," Chapter 14..
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Professional Memberships:
  • Council of Residency Directors (1993–2000)
  • Federation of Emergency Medicine Associations (1993–1994)
  • Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (1989–present)
  • American Medical Association (1989–present)
  • Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine (1989–present)
  • Plymouth District Medical Society (1986–1989)
  • Massachusetts Medical Society (1984–1989)
  • Charles River Medical Society (1984–1986)
  • American Trauma Society (1980–1981)
  • University Association for Emergency Medicine (1976–1989)
  • Society of Teachers of Emergency Medicine (1976–1989)
  • Fayette County Medical Society (1976–1983)
  • Kentucky Medical Association (1975–1983)
  • Emergency Medicine Resident's Association (1975–1977)
  • Associate of the American College of Physicians (1975–1977)
  • American College of Emergency Physicians (1975–present)
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Presentations:
  • "The Sexual Assault Examination: Emergency Physician Practice Trends" American College of Emergency Physicians Annual Meeting 1998, Poster Session (1998)
Service Activities:
  • Clinical Service Director for Emergency Medicine; Kaleida Health; Director (2002–2004)
  • Journal of Rural Health; Reviewer (2002–2003)
  • PEPID; Editor (2001–2003)
  • 12-Lead ECG textbook, Jones and Bartlett Publishers; Reviewer (2000)
  • Clinical Service Director for Emergency Medicine; Kaleida Health; Director (1997–2000)
  • Journal of the American Medical Association; Reviewer (1996–2006)
  • New England Journal of Medicine; Reviewer (1996–2006)
  • Mosby Consumer Health, Consumer Medical Encyclopedia; Board Member (1996–1999)
  • Annals of Internal Medicine; Reviewer (1995–2005)
  • Head, Emergency Department; Buffalo General Hospital (1989–2000)
  • Director of Emergency Services; Brigham and Women‘s Hospital and Harvard Community Health Plan; Director (1986–1989)
  • Annals of Emergency Medicine; Reviewer (1985–1995)
  • Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine; Editor-In-Chief (1984–1986)
  • The Journal of Emergency Medicine; Editor (1983–1992)
  • Director of Emergency Department; Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton, Massachusetts; Director (1983–1986)
  • The Emergency Medicine Survey; Editor (1982–1983)
  • Topics in Emergency Medicine (T.E.M.); Editor (1980–2006)
  • Director of Emergency Department and EM Residency; University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky; Director (1976–1983)
  • Medical Director, Boone Regional Emergency Medical Services System; Kentucky (49 county area); Director (1976–1983)

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Contact Information

B-6, 100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-859-1993
Email: grbraen@buffalo.edu

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