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Investigator Profile: Saman Arbabi, MD, MPH, FACS
Saman Arbabi, MD, MPH, FACS
Professor, Division of Trauma, Burn, and Critical Care Surgery
Associate Member, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center
Research Interests Increasing worldwide violence would predict a rise in the number of burn injuries. Dr Arbabi’s group is investigating a novel topical therapy that is easy to apply and can be used by a wider range of health care providers. Our central hypothesis is that controlling the inflammatory signaling at the burn site prevents...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
May Grand Rounds—Highlighting Research
Health Sciences Building, Room K-069
6:30am – 7:30am “The Evolution of Pediatric Intestinal Failure” Speaker: Patrick J. Javid, MD >>
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of Washington Upon completion of the activity, attendees should...
Dr. Eileen Bulger Discusses Trauma Study
Harborview Medical Center is one of 10 trauma centers in the United States and Canada that aim to participate in a study of a therapeutic drug on people suspected of having sustained a traumatic brain injury. The study differs from nearly all medical research in that it has received federal approval to proceed without getting consent from study subjects prior to the initiation of the treatment.
Pellegrini Keynote Speaker at 11th Annual UC Davis Pre-Medical & Pre-Health Professions Natl Conference
Divisions & Centers
Center for Bariatric Surgery >>
Center for Videoendoscopic Surgery (CVES) >>
Center for Esophageal &
Gastric Surgery >>
Institute for Simulation & Interprofessional Studies (ISIS) >>
Center for Reconstructive/
Plastic Surgery >>
Surgical Outcomes Research Center (SORCE) >>
UW Medicine Vascular Center >>