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Brett Harden Waibel, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Trauma & Surgical Critical Care



 

Address:
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Department of Surgery
600 Moye Boulevard
Greenville, NC  27834
Phone:  (252) 847-5457
Fax:  (252) 847-8208
Email: Brett.Waibel@PCMH.COM 
  

Academic Appointment:   
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Greenville, North CarolinaJuly 1, 2006 to present

Academic Degree:   
Rhodes College, 1990-1994
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with honors research, cum laude

University of Tennessee, Memphis, College of Medicine (1996-2000)
Doctor of Medicine with high honors 

Residency: 
General Surgery ResidencyJune 2000 – June 2005
University of Tennessee Memphis, Tennessee

Fellowship:   
Surgical Critical Care FellowJuly 2005-June 2006
University of North CarolinaChapel Hill, North Carolina

Honors:   
Phi Beta Kappa Honor SocietySenior Honors Research (Rhodes College)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Licenses:   
North Carolina Medical Board

Certifications:  
American Board of SurgerySpecialty:  Surgical Critical Care

American Board of SurgerySpecialty:  General Surgery

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)Instructor

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Controlled Substance Certifcate:
Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate

Hospital Appointments:   
Attending Surgeon 
Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Pitt County Memorial Hospital
Greenville, North Carolina
July 1, 2006 to present

Professional Societies:   
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
2008 - present 

Society of Critical Care Medicine
2007 – present

Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
2007 – present

East Carolina Brody School of MedicineMember, ECU Infection Control Committee
2007 to present

Member, Office for Human Research Protections
2008 - present

University Health SystemsMember, Multidisciplinary Trauma PI Peer Review Committee
2006 to present

Member, GI User’s Group Committee
2006 to present

Member, ED/Radiology Subgroup Committee
2007 to present

Member, Respiratory Care/Bronchoscopy Committee
2007 to present

Leadership and Faculty Development Courses: 
NHI Principles of Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine Training Course
August 2007

Association for Academic Surgery – 2007 Fall Courses
October 2007

Publications:

Syllabus
Rotondo MF, Waibel BH. “Selective Management of Penetrating Neck Injuries”.  Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, Critical Care and Trauma Symposium. Boston, MA. Nov. 2006 

Rotondo MF, Waibel BH. “Subclavian and Femoral Line Complications”. Trauma, Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery. Las Vegas, NV. Mar. 2007

Rotondo MF, Waibel BH. “Ventilator Challenges: VAP and ARDS”. Trauma, Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery. Las Vegas, NV. Mar. 2007

Journal Articles/Abstracts
Robbins B, Waibel B, Fridland A.  Quantization of intracellular zidovudine phosphates by use of combined cartridge-radioimmunoassay methodology.  Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Nov. 1996, p. 2651-2654

Schenarts PJ, Phade SV, Goettler CE, Waibel BH, Agle SC, Bard MR, Rotondo MF.  Impact of Acute Care General Surgery Coverage by Trauma Surgeons on the Trauma Patient.  The American Surgeon.  74(6): 494-501; discussion 501-2, 2008 Jun.

Durham CA, Waibel BH, Schlitzkus LL, Newell MA, Sagraves SG, Rotondo MF. Hypothermia and the Pediatric Rural Trauma Patient. (abstract) Crit Care Med. Supplement to 36(12): A47; Dec 2008.

Schlitzkus LL, Waibel BH, Newell MA, Durham CA, Sagraves SG, Rotondo MF.  Hypothermia and the Rural Trauma Patient.  Critical Care Medicine 36(12 Suppl): A45 (195) Dec 2008

Goettler CE, Schlitzkus LL, Waibel BH, Edwards M, Wilhelmsen B, Rotondo MF. Running Out of Gas But Not Trauma Patients: the Effect of Gas Prices on Trauma Admissions.(abstract) Crit Care Med. Supplement to 36(12): A88; Dec 2008.

Waibel BH, Schenarts PJ, Sagraves SG. High-Pressure Water Jet Injury to Neck and Arm. American Surgeon. 75(1): 90-91. Jan 2009.

Goettler CE, Schlitzkus LL, Waibel BH , Edwards M , Wilhelmsen B , Rotondo MF. Running Out of Gas But Not Trauma Patients: the Effect of Gas Prices on Trauma Admissions. American Surgeon. (accepted for publication).

Poster Presentations
Durham CA, Waibel BH, Schlitzkus LL, Newell MA, Sagraves SG, Rotondo MF. Hypothermia and the Pediatric Rural Trauma Patient. 38th Critical Care Congress (SCCM). Nashville, TN. Jan, 2009.

Goettler CE, Schlitzkus LL, Waibel BH, Edwards M, Wilhelmsen B, Rotondo MF. Running Out of Gas But Not Trauma Patients: the Effect of Gas Prices on Trauma Admissions. 38th Critical Care Congress (SCCM). Nashville, TN. Jan, 2009.

Sagraves SG, Evans A, Brown C, Waibel BH, Bard MR, Rotondo MF. Aeromedical Outreach at a Rural Trauma Center Shortens Time to the Trauma Center. Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC). Atlanta, GA. Feb, 2009.

Bard MR, Brock C, Waibel BH, Phade SV, Rotondo MF. Informed Consent: A Public’s Opinion. Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC). Atlanta, GA. Feb 2009.

Presentations
Bard MR, Schenarts PJ, Schenarts KD, Sagraves SG, Waibel BH, Rotondo MF. Increasing Resident Responsibility: the impact on trauma patients.  Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST), Amelia Island, FL, January 2008.

McNally MM, Goodwin JS, Toschlog EA, Waibel BH, Rotondo MF. All-Terrain Vehicle Crashes: A Losing Proposition for a Rural Level I Trauma Center. American College of Surgeons, North and South Carolina Chapters, Resident and Fellows Trauma Paper Competition, Isle of Palms, SC. July, 2008.

Schlitzkus LL, Waibel BH, Newell MA, Durham CA, Sagraves SG, Rotondo MF. Hypothermia and the Rural Trauma Patient.  American College of Surgeons, North and South Carolina Chapters, Resident and Fellows Trauma Paper Competition, Isle of Palms, SC. July, 2008.

Phade SV, Bard MR, Waibel BH, Brock C, Rotondo MF. Informed Consent: A Public's Opinion. American College of Surgeons, North and South Carolina Chapters, Resident and Fellows Trauma Paper Competition, Isle of Palms, SC. July, 2008.

Manwaring ML, Toschlog EA, Allen N, Alcron S, Waibel BH, Rotondo MF. BiSpectral Index Monitoring During Intensive Care Unit Bedside Surgery. American College of Surgeons, North and South Carolina Chapters, Resident and Fellows Trauma Paper Competition, Isle of Palms, SC. July, 2008.

Newell MA, Waibel BH, Sagraves SG, Holbert D, Rotondo MF. Delays to Definitive Care Lead to Worsened Outcomes in Elderly Trauma Patients. 4th Annual Academic Surgical Congress (AAS), Fort Myers, FL. Feb, 2009.

Book Chapter
Waibel BH, Meyer AA: Electrolyte Disorders: In: Current Surgical Therapy, 9th Edition, Cameron JL (ed.) pp. 1206-1214, 2008

LECTURES: Panel Discussion on “Pitfalls of Trauma”, Multidisciplinary Trauma Conference. East Carolina University, July 2006

“Penetrating Neck Wound Management”, Multidisciplinary Trauma Conference. East Carolina University, Dec. 2006

“The Acute Abdomen”, Chairman’s Resident Teaching Conference. East Carolina University, Sept. 2007

“Spine & Spinal Cord Trauma”, Advance Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, November 2007

“Soft Tissue and Surgical Site Infections”, Wound Lecture, Surgical Clerkship Medical Student Lecture Series.  East Carolina University, 2007- present

“Lessons Learned from Iraq”, prepared by Waibel BH and Rotondo MF, presented by Rotondo MF, Landstuhl, Germany, February 2008

“Nutrition in the Surgical Patient”, Chairman’s Resident Teaching Conference. East Carolina University, Jan 2009.