Wesley J. Howe Professor of Surgery, Chief of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Director-Eric Munoz Trauma Center
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School
Newark, New Jersey – United States
David H. Livingston, MD, FACS, is the Wesley J. Howe Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School and Medical Director of Eric Muñoz Trauma Center at University Hospital in Newark, New Jersey. He is a graduate of Albany Medical College and completed his surgical residency at New York University – Bellevue Hospital Center and his fellowship in trauma and surgical critical care at the University of Louisville. Dr. Livingston has held leadership positions in many surgical and trauma organizations including serving as the current President-Elect the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma and President of the Western Trauma Association. He is an Associate Member of the Academy of Master Surgeon Educators as well as a member and Surveyor for the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. Dr. Livingston is Vice Chair of the New Jersey State Trauma System Advisory Council. He has been funded by the NIH as well as the AHCPR. He has received several honors including UMDNJ’s Excellence Award in Patient Care, Circle of Life Award from the New Jersey Tissue and Sharing Network and Exceptional Service Award from the Federal Bureau of Investigation for his work in providing medical support for the FBI/SWAT. Dr. Livingston’s major research interests are bone marrow physiology and wound healing following injury, cell based therapy, traumatic brain injury, the immune consequences for trauma and outcomes and quality of life following major injury.
Friday, November 8
9:45 AM – 11:00 AM