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James F. McKinsey, MD, FACS

Positions and Appointments

2013-present  Section Chief, Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Interventions
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
2004-present  Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
2004-present  Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY
2004-present  Director, Bi-campus Vascular Fellowship
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
2004-present  Attending Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

Clinical Specialties

Peripheral vascular reconstruction
Minimally invasive vascular surgery (endovascular)
Aneurysmal disease
Carotid stenosis
Upper and lower extremity low blood flow (ischemia)
Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair
Carotid artery disease and stroke prevention
Mesenteric revascularization for ischemic bowel
Leg ulceration and pain

Education and Training

1992-1993  Fellowship, Vascular Surgery
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1987-1992  Residency, General Surgery
Georgia Baptist Medical Center, Atlanta, GA

Professional Experience

2010-2013  Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Interventions
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
2004-2010  Interim Chief, Bicampus Division of Vascular Surgery
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
2003-2004  Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2001-2003  Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1997-2003  Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1993-2004  Attending Staff
Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL
1993-2004  Attending Staff
University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics,
Chicago, IL
1993-1997  Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Professional Honors

John Bowley Derieux Research Award, North Carolina Academy of Science, "Infrared and Raman Spectra of Fluorosulfuryl Isocyanate", March, 1980

Silver Scalpel Award for Dissection, First year medical school Gross Anatomy, 1984

Highest Absite Score; Junior Level Residents, Georgia Baptist Medical Center, General Surgery, 1988

Outstanding Resident of the Year, Georgia Baptist Medical Center, General Surgery, 1989

Outstanding Resident of the Year, Georgia Baptist Medical Center, General Surgery, 1992

Meritorious Achievement in Basic Science or Clinical Research Award, Georgia Baptist Medical Center, General Surgery, 1992

Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Chicago, Department of Surgery, 1997

Favorite Faculty Award, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

Elected to Faculty Membership, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, The University of Chicago, 1999

Most Outstanding Faculty Presentation, Charles B. Huggins Research Conference, University of Chicago, 1999

Professional Societies and Committees

SOCIETIES
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
University of Chicago Surgical Society
Association for Academic Surgery
Southeastern Surgical Society
Midwestern Vascular Surgery Society
The International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery
Association of Surgical Education
The Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
The Chicagoland Endovascular Surgical Society
North American Vascular Biology Organization—NAVBO
International Society of Endovascular Specialists
Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society
Society for Vascular Surgery


COMMITTEES
Chairman, American College of Surgeons Committee for Medical Student Education

Director, University of Chicago Surgical Society, Resident Education Section, January 1996 to present

Association for Surgical Education-Computer Committee, 1997 to present

Chairman, Information and Technology Committee, Association for Surgical Education, 2000 to 2001

Curriculum Committee, Association for Surgical Education
Treasurer, Chicagoland Endovascular Surgery Society, 1999 to 2000

President-elect, Chicagoland Endovascular Surgery Society, 2000 to 2001

Endoluminal Graft Registry for the repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, Device Endpoints and Explant Committee, Lifeline Foundation, Society for Vascular Surgery

Committee on Education, American College of Surgeons, 2000

Executive Committee, American College of Surgeons,
Committee on Education, 2001 to present

Coordinator, Medical Student Program, The American College of Surgeons, 2001 to 2002

President, Chicagoland Endovascular Surgical Society, 2002

Practice Guidelines Committee, Society for Vascular Surgery, 2006 to present


Current Projects


Aortic Response to Endovascular Aortic Stent Grafting - 1999-Present Lifeline Foundation

Development of Peri-renal Endovascular Aortic Stent Grafts - 1998-Present IMPRA Corp.

Role of Endovascular Aortic Stent Grafting - 1996-Present


Completed Projects


Detection of Intraoperative Ischemia During Carotid Endarterectomy - 1998-2000

Vascular Endothelial Cell Communication
In association with Dr. Peter Davies, University of Chicago
- 1993-1998

Mechanical Properties of Arteries and Atherosclerotic Plaque
In association with Dr. David Ku, M.D., Ph.D.
Georgia Institute of Technology, Emory Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery - 1991-1992

Synthesis and Spectral Analysis of Fluorinated Compounds
Inorganic Fluorine Chemistry Research Laboratory
University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho - 1981

GRANTS -
Principal Investigator, Endovascular Training Course
IMPRA Inc., Funding: $100,000, 2000

Principal Investigator, Endovascular Training Course
IMPRA Inc., Funding: $60,000, 1999

Principal Investigator, Endovascular Training Course
Abbott Laboratories, Funding: $60,000, 1999

Principal Investigator, Endovascular Training Course
IMPRA Inc., Funding: $16,000, 1998

Principal Investigator, Endovascular Training Course
Abbott Laboratories, Funding: $16,000, 1998

Principal Investigator, Biological Science Division,
University of Chicago, "Faculty Development Grant"
Funding: $40,000, 7/1/97-6/30/99

Principal Investigator, Biological Science Division,
University of Chicago, "Curriculum Development Grant"
Funding: $50,000, 7/1/97-6/30/99

Principal Investigator, Department of Surgery Internal Grant, "Endothelial Expression of Vascular Cell Adhesion Molecule-1", Funding: $25,000, 1/196-6/30/98



Selected Publications

Derubertis BG, Trocciola SM, Ryer EJ, Pieracci FM, McKinsey JF, Faries PL, Kent KC. Abdominal aortic aneurysm in women: prevalence, risk factors, and implications for screening. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Oct;46(4):630-635.

DeRubertis BG, Faries PL, McKinsey JF, Chaer RA, Pierce M, Karwowski J, Weinberg A, Nowygrod R, Morrissey NJ, Bush HL, Kent KC. Shifting paradigms in the treatment of lower extremity vascular disease: a report of 1000 percutaneous interventions. Ann Surg. 2007 Sep;246(3):415-22; discussion 422-4.

Mureebe L, McKinsey JF. Infrainguinal arterial intervention: is there a role for an atherectomy device? Vascular. 2006 Sep-Oct;14(5):313-8. Review.

Chaer RA, Derubertis BG, Lin SC, Bush HL, Karwowski JK, Birk D, Morrissey NJ, Faries PL, McKinsey JF, Kent KC. Simulation improves resident performance in catheter-based intervention: results of a randomized, controlled study. Ann Surg. 2006 Sep;244(3):343-52.

Chaer RA, Derubertis BG, Trocciola SM, Lin SC, Hynecek R, Bush HL Jr, Morrissey NJ, McKinsey JF, Kent KC, Faries PL. Safety and efficacy of carotid angioplasty and stenting in high-risk patients. Am Surg. 2006 Aug;72(8):694-8; discussion 698-9.

Ryer EJ, Trocciola SM, DeRubertis B, Lam R, Hynecek RL, Karwowski J, Bush HL, Mureebe L, McKinsey JF, Morrissey NJ, Kent KC, Faries PL. Analysis of outcomes following failed endovascular treatment of chronic limb ischemia. Ann Vasc Surg. 2006 Jul;20(4):440-6. Epub 2006 Jul 25.

Lin S, McKinsey JF. Plaque excision for the treatment of infrainguinal arterial occlusive disease. Tech Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005 Dec;8(4):165-8.

Russo MJ, Chaer RA, Lin SC, Kent KC, McKinsey JF. Percutaneous endovascular treatment of acute sequential systemic emboli. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Feb;43(2):388-92.

Chaer RA, Faries PL, Lin S, Dayal R, McKinsey JF, Kent KC. Successful percutaneous treatment of gluteal claudication secondary to isolated bilateral hypogastric stenoses. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Jan;43(1):165-8.

Lin SC, Trocciola SM, Rhee J, Dayal R, Chaer R, Morrissey NJ, Mureebe L, McKinsey JF, Kent KC, Faries PL. Analysis of anatomic factors and age in patients undergoing carotid angioplasty and stenting. Ann Vasc Surg. 2005 Nov;19(6):798-804.

Pearce BJ, Baldwin Z, Bassiouny H, Gewertz BL, McKinsey JF. Endovascular solutions to complications of open aortic repair. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2005 May-Jun;39(3):221-8.

Cate G, Fosse E, Hol PK, Samset E, Bock RW, McKinsey JF, Pearce BJ, Lothert M. Integrating surgery and radiology in one suite: a multicenter study. J Vasc Surg. 2004 Sep;40(3):494-9.

Shaalan WE, Cheng H, Gewertz B, McKinsey JF, Schwartz LB, Katz D, Cao D, Desai T, Glagov S, Bassiouny HS. Degree of carotid plaque calcification in relation to symptomatic outcome and plaque inflammation. J Vasc Surg. 2004 Aug;40(2):262-9.

Baldwin ZK, Pearce BJ, Curi MA, Desai TR, McKinsey JF, Bassiouny HS, Katz D, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB. Limb salvage after infrainguinal bypass graft failure. J Vasc Surg. 2004 May;39(5):951-7.

Rossi PJ, Skelly CL, Meyerson SL, Curi MA, Bassiouny HS, Katz D, McKinsey JF, Schwartz LB, Gewertz BL, Desai TR. Redo infrainguinal bypass: Factors predicting patency and limb salvage. Ann Vasc Surg. 2003 Sep;17(5):492-502. Epub 2003 Sep 10.

Curi MA, Skelly CL, Woo DH, Desai TR, Katz D, McKinsey JF, Basiouny HS, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB. Long-term results of infrageniculate bypass grafting using all-autologous composite vein. Ann Vasc Surg 16(5):618-23, 2002.

Curi MA, Skelly CS, Meyerson SL, Desai TR, McKinsey JF, Bassiouny HS, Katz D, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB. Conduit choice for above-knee femoropopliteal bypass grafting in patients with limb-threatening ischemia. Ann Vasc Surg, 16(1):95-101, 2002.

Meyerson SL, Feldman T, Desai TR, Leef J, Schwartz LB, McKinsey JM. Angiographic access site complications in the era of arterial closure devices. Vascular Surgery 36(2):137-144, 2002.

Skelly CL, Meyerson SL, Curi MA, Desai TR, Bassiouny HS, McKinsey JF, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB. Routine early post-operative duplex scanning is unnecessary following uncomplicated carotid endarterectomy. Vascular Surgery 36(2):115-122, 2002.

Desai TR, McKinsey JF. Subclavian vein thrombosis: diagnosis and treatment options. New Developments in Vascular Surgery, 2(2), 2001.

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ABSTRACTS
Pearce BJ, Bassiouny HS, Gewertz BL, McKinsey JF. Endovascular solutions to complications of previous open aortic repair. Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, 31st Annual Symposium on Vascular Surgery, Miami, FL, March, 2003.

Rossi PJ, Skelly CL, Meyerson SL, Curi MA, Bassiouny HS, Katz D, McKinsey JF, Schwartz LB, Gewertz BL, Desai TR. Determinants of graft patency and limb salvage after secondary infrainguinal bypass. Accepted for presentation, Midwest Vascular Surgical Society, 2001.

Skelly Cl, Meyerson SL, Curi MA, Desai TR, Katz D, McKinsey JF, Bassiouny HS, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB. Long-term results of infrageniculate bypass grafting using all autogenous composite vein. Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, 29th Annual Symposium on Vascular Surgery, Boca Raton, FL, April 4-8, 2001

Meyerson SL, Feldman T, Desai TR, Leef J, Schwartz LB, McKinsey JF. Angiographic access site complications in the era of arterial closure devices. Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society, Winter Meeting 2001, January 12 , 2001.

Desai TR, Meyerson SL, Skelly CL, MacKenzie KS, Bassiouny HS, Katz D, McKinsey JF, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB.. Patency and limb salvage rates after infrainguinal bypass with severely compromised ("blind") outflow. Western Surgical Society, November 14, 2000.

Meyerson SL, Skelly CL, Desai TR, Katz D, McKinsey JF, Bassiouny HS, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB. Long-term results justify autogenous infrainguinal bypass grafting in patients with end-stage renal failure. Midwestern vascular Surgical Society, 24th Annual Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, November 6, 2000.

Desai TR, Meyerson SL, McKinsey JF, Schwartz LB, Bassiouny HS, Gewertz BL. Angioplasty does not affect subsequent operative renal artery revascularization. Central Surgicla Association, 2000.

BOOK CHAPTERS
McKinsey JF. The performance of endoprostheses in the progression of aneurysmal disease. In: Problems in Anesthesia, in press.

McKinsey JF and Gewertz BL. Role of shunting during carotid endarterectomy. In: Current Therapy in Vascular Surgery, Fourth Edition. Eds. CB Ernst and JC Stanley, Mosby Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 55-58, 2001.

McKinsey JF and Gewertz BL. Acute mesenteric ischemia. In: Surgery of the Aorta and its Branches. Ed. BL Gewertz. W.B. Saunders and Company, Orlando, FL, 335-340, 2000.

McKinsey JF, Davidovitch RI, and Gewertz BL. Intraoperative monitoring for cerebral ischemia during carotid endarterectomy. In: Problems in Anesthesia. Vol.11(2): 193-206,1999.

McKinsey JF and Gewertz BL. Electrophysiologic monitoring during carotid endarterectomy: electroencephalography (EEG) and somato-sensory evoked potentials (SSEP). In: Textbook of Carotid Artery Surgery. Eds, CM Loftus, and T. Kresowik. Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., New York, NY, 433-438, 1999.

McKinsey JF and Gewertz BL Diseases of the vascular system. In: Essentials of General Surgery, Third Edition. Ed. P Lawrence. Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, Maryland, 435-463, 1999.

Gewertz BL and McKinsey JF. Cerebrovascular disease and upper extremity vascular disease. In: Modern Surgical Care: Physiologic Foundations and Clinical Applications. Second Edition. Ed. T. Miller. Quality Medical Publishers Inc., St Louis, MO, 1050-1063, 1998.

Gewertz BL and McKinsey JF. Carotid endarterectomy with shunt. In: Mastery of Surgery, Third Edition. Eds. LM Nyhus, RJ Baker, JE Fischer. Little, Brown and Co., Boston, Mass, 1901-1907, 1997.

Gewertz, BL and McKinsey, JF. Cerebrovascular disease and upper extremity vascular disease. In: Physiologic Basis of Modern Surgical Care. Ed. TA Miller. Quality Medical Publications, St. Louis, MO, 854-862, 1996.

McKinsey JF, and Gewertz BL. Acute mesenteric ischemia. In: Surgical Clinics of North America. Eds. LB Schwartz and BL Gewertz. W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 307-318, 1997.

McKinsey JF. Extra-Anatomic Reconstruction. In: Surgical Clinics of North America, Vol. 75:731-740, 1995.

PRESENTATIONS
McKinsey JF. Arterial and venous dopplers—Hands-on with dopplers: A Workshop with hands on instruction. Sponsored by Chicago Rush-Presbyterian-St.Luke's Medical Center, October, 24, 1999.

McKinsey JF. Oximetric measurement of intraoperative cerebral ischemia during carotid endarterectomy. Presented at The Cardiovascular Institute of Japan, Osaka, Japan 1999.

McKinsey JF, Davidovitch RI, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB, Spire JP, Suarez D. Oximetric measurement of intraoperative cerebral ischemia during carotid endarterectomy. Presented at The 24th World Congress of the International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Australia, September 12-16, 1999.

McKinsey JF, Davidovitch RI, Gewertz BL, Schwartz LB, Spire JP, Suarez D. Oximetric measurement of intraoperative cerebral ischemia during carotid endarterectomy. Presented at The Sixth Annual Charles Huggins Research Conference, Chicago, May 22, 1999.

McKinsey JF. Introduction to web page development and terminology. Presented at The pre-meeting workshop for the Association for Surgical Education, Boston, Massachusetts, March 1999.

INVITED LECTURESHIPS
McKinsey JF. Traumatic vascular injuries. Presented at The University of Chicago, Pediatric Trauma Conference, October 2, 2002.

McKinsey JF. William E. Van Fliet, M.D. Symposium for Cardiovascular Medical Education. The Summit Club, South Bend, Indiana, May 1, 2001.

McKinsey JF. Non-invasive evaluation of carotid endovascular intervention. University of Chicago Symposium, Four Seasons Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, September 23, 1999.

McKinsey JF. Cerebral perfusion monitoring during endarterectomy, St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Youngstown, Ohio, August 26, 1999.

McKinsey JF. Endovascular grafting for aortic and iliac aneurysms. Treatment of Peripheral Vascular Disease in the New Millennium Symposium Odyssey Country Club, Tinley Park, Illinois, March 2, 1999.

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