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Douglas A. Boenning, MD

The Center for Hospital-based Specialties

Emergency Medicine and Trauma Services

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
National Provider Identifier1447344601

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Douglas Boenning, MD, has been a member of the Children's Hospital faculty since 1988 as a pediatric emergency medicine physician. His research interests include pediatric infectious diseases, improving diagnostics, and epidemiology of injuries.

From 2000-2001, Dr, Boenning was a Senior Program Officer at the Institute of Medicine and the first Director of the Clinical Research Roundtable. Recent interests have evolved around health policy, medical informatics and patient safety. He is a consultant to the Office of Science and Data Policy in the US Department of Health and Human Services.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MDBachelor of Science 1974
Medical School University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, MDDoctor of Medicine 1977
National & International Recognitions
Star of Life AwardState of Maryland Emergency Medical Services2002
Golden Apple Teaching AwardChildren's National Medical Center-Emergency Medicine Department1993
Golden Apple Teaching AwardChildren's National Medical Center-Emergency Medicine Department1992

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Board of Pediatrics1996 - 2009
MemberChildren's National Medical CenterEmergency Medicine and Trauma Center- Quality Assu1988 - 2009
DirectorInstitute of Medicine/The National AcademiesClinical Research Roundtable2000 - 2001
MemberChildren's National Medical CenterInstitutional Review Board1992 - 2001
ChairmanChildren's National Medical CenterCode Blue Committee1991 - 1993
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorA Double Blind, Placebo Controlled Trial of VP 63843 in the Treatment of Enteroviral Meningitis in Children and AdolescentsViro Pharma Inc
Journal Article, Boenning, DA., Boyle, KE., Brenner, RA., Cheng, TL., Kavee JD, Overpeck, MD., Rossi, MW., Scheidt, PC., Wright, JL. (2002), Injury Surveillance in the ED: Design, Implementation, and Analysis, American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 20, 3, 181-187.

Journal Article, Boenning,DA., Kalfoglou, AL. (2001), The Future of Clinical Research: The Role of Genomics, Informatics, and Evidence-Based Medicine, Journal of Investigative Medicine, 49, 10-11.

Journal Article, Boenning, DA., Kalfoglou, AL. (2000), Exploring Public Confidence in Clinical Research, Journal of Investigative Medicine, 48, 393-394.

Journal Article, Boenning, DA,, Chamberlain, JM., Dayan, PS., Klein, BL (2000), A Comparison of Initial to Later Stream Urine in Children Catheterized to Evaluate for Urinary Tract Infection, Pediatric Emergency Care, 16, 88-90.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Boenning, DA. (2000), Clinical Research Roundtable – The First Six Months. Board on Health Sciences Policy, Poster session presented at the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, Irvine, CA

Journal Article, Boenning, DA., Sills, MR. (1999), Chloramphenicol, Pediatrics in Review , 20, 357-358.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Boenning, DA., Douglas, C., Fuchs, S., Harris, E., Hegenbarth, M., Klein, BK., Krug, S., Patterson, MD., Smith K (1998), High Dose Epinephrine in Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Arrest, Poster session presented at the Society for Pediatric Research (APS/SPR) , New Orleans, LA

Book Chapter, Boenning, DA., Henretig, FM. (1997), Bladder Catheterization, In Boenning, DA., Henretig, FM., Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Procedures, 991-998, Baltimore, MD, Williams and Wilkins .

Other, Adirim, T., Boenning, D.C., Hamberlain, J., Dayan, P., Heitjan, D., Klein, B., Ochsenschlager, D., Patterson, M., Schor, J., Seo, O., Wright, J., Wright, T. (1997), Pediatric Emergency Care, Decreasing False Positive Urine Results: The Utility of a Midstream Catheterized Specimen, 13, 297.

Book Chapter, Boenning, DA., Cooper,S. (1993), Major Multiple Trauma, In Boenning, DA., Cooper,S., Synopsis of Pediatric Emergency Care, 129-141, Andover Medical Publishers.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Douglas Boenning, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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