Jeana D. O'Brien, MD, FCCP, MMIPulmonologistBaylor Scott & White Health
Chief Medical Informatics Officer, S&W System
Patient Care Emphasis
COPD/Emphysema, General Pulmonary Problems
Diplomate of the American Board of Critical Care MedicineDiplomate of the American Board of Internal MedicineDiplomate of the American Board of Pulmonary Disease
Baylor Scott & White Appointment
September 2, 1997
Texas A&M University Health Science Center, MD, 1989Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, BS, 1984Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, MMI
Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship, Barnes Hospital, Washington University, St. Louis, MOInternal Medicine Residency, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
Professor of Internal Medicine
Publications and Research
O’Brien JD, Nemcek AA, et al. Clinical Applications of Fibrinolytics. Web-based CME activity: www.de-clot.com. NovLight RW, Nemcek AA, Thommi G and Steering Committee Faculty (O’Brien JD, et al.). Managing Patients with Pleural Effusion; the Emergence of Fibrinolytic Therapy. Clinical Courier 22(20): 1- 11, OctLight RW, Davies RJO, O’Brien JD, et al. Advancements in the use of fibrinolytic therapy in the treatment of pleural effusion. Clinician 22(6):1-15, MayO’Brien JD & Ettinger NA. Pulmonary complications of liver transplantation. Clinics in Chest Medicine 17(1):99-114, MarO’Brien JD & Ettinger NA. Nephrobronchial fistula and lung abscess resulting from nephrolithiasis and pyelonephritis. [Review] Chest 108(4): 1166-8, OctO’Brien JD, Lium JH, Parosa JF, DeYoung BR, Wick MR, Trulock EP. Lymphangiomyomatosis recurrence in the allograft after single lung transplantation. Amer J Resp & Crit Care Med 151(6):2033-36, JunePaul E Ogden MD, Stephen Sibbitt DO, Jeana O''Brien MD, et. al Complying with ACGME Resident Duty Hours Restrictions: Restructuring the 80-Hour Workweek to Enhance Education and Patient Safety at Texas A&M/Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Academic Medicine, Vol. 81, Dec.Peska D, Nash L., O''Brien J, et.al. Patient Safety and Medical Errors. Educational Curriculum for Students and Practitioners. Internet based, Texas Medical Association website, Oct.Sahn SA and O’Brien JD. Master Clinicians Discuss Pleural Effusion and Pulmonary Embolism-the Use of Thrombolytic Agents. Clinician 23(18):1-6, Dec.Test V, Petersen WG, O’Brien JD, Cable C, Westblom TU. Airway Compromise & SVC Syndrome Due to Low Grade Carcinoma of the Thyroid Complicated by Salmonella Muenster Thyroiditis. Chest 116(4):408-9SO’Brien JD & Reiss CK. Pulmonary hypertension in a woman with recurrent deep venous thromboses. Pulmonary and Critical Care Pearls. Chest 116: 560-63, AugKollef MH, O’Brien JD, Zuckerman GR, Shannon W. BLEED: a classification tool to predict outcomes in patients with acute upper and lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Crit Care Med 25(7):1125-32, JulyO’Brien JD, Ettinger NA, Shevlin D, Kollef MH. Safety and yield of transbronchial biopsy in mechanically ventilated patients. Crit Care Med 25(3):440-6, MarKollef MH, O’Brien JD, Silver P. The impact of gender on outcome from mechanical ventilation. Chest 111(2):434-41, FebTan H, Sarawate C, Singer J, Elward K, Cohen RI, Smart B, Busk M, Lustig J, O''Brien JD, White J, Rosenberg A, Sweet B, Schatz M.
Effectiveness of Asthma Controller Medication in Real World". Wellpoint Healthcore Asthma Research Coalition. Abstract, American Thoracic Society, May, Toronto Canada.Tan H, Sarawate C, Singer J, Elward K, Cohen RI, Smart B, Busk M, Lustig J, O''Brien JD, White J, Rosenberg A, Sweet B, Schatz M.
Impact of Asthma Controller Medication on Patient Reported Asthma Control, Quality of Life, and Productivity & Activity. Wellpoint Healthcore Asthma Research Coalition. Abstract, American Thoracic Society, May, Toronto Canada.Kaza V, O''Brien J, Hanania N. Osteoporosis in Chronic Lung Disease: Physician Perceptions and Management Practices. CHEST, Vol 132: 427S; Oct.O''Brien J, Hanania N, et. al. Dyspnea-Evaluation and Management- A Patient Education Brochure. Web publication sponsored by American College of Chest Physicians, produced in cooperation with Network Steering Committee of Clinical Pulmonary Network; April
Awards and Honors
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor SocietyGovernor, State of Texas for American College of Chest PhysiciansChief Resident, Internal Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. LouisKnowlton Award for Academic Excellence, Barnes HospitalService Excellence Award for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
Fellow, American College of PhysiciansMaster Medical Informatics
Antiques, Gardening, Being a Mom, Raising Goats
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