Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Michael L Ault, MD

Michael L Ault, MD

Chief of Critical Care in the Department of Anesthesiology

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Medical Education, Neurological Surgery and Surgery (Organ Transplantation)

Focus of Work

Bio

My current clinical research interests include critical care medicine with a focus on the cardiac surgery patient population. However, as Medical Director of the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Emergency Response Team, I am also interested in the systems analyses of in-hospital resuscitation teams which are being described and investigated using an IRB approved research database. Additionally, as Clerkship Co-Director of the NUFSM ICU M4 Clerkship, I have begun work on investigating the use of ...[Read full text]My current clinical research interests include critical care medicine with a focus on the cardiac surgery patient population. However, as Medical Director of the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Emergency Response Team, I am also interested in the systems analyses of in-hospital resuscitation teams which are being described and investigated using an IRB approved research database. Additionally, as Clerkship Co-Director of the NUFSM ICU M4 Clerkship, I have begun work on investigating the use of patient simulation in undergraduate medical education as an educational adjunct.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Maryland (1991)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (1995)
  • Board Certification: Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine

Contact

312/926-2280

NMH/Feinberg Room 5-704
251 E Huron
Chicago IL 60611