Michael Papacostas, MD

Michael F Papacostas, MD, Major, Air Force

Name: Michael F Papacostas, MD, Major, Air Force

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Pediatrics
Title: 
Pediatric Intensivist
Faculty Rank: 
Instructor
Location: 
Naval Hospital Portsmouth, VA

Research Interests:
Pediatric Critical Care, Nutrition and metabolism in critical illness
cardiopulmonary physiology

Office Phone: 
(757) 953-3521

Education

Undergraduate: University of Massachusetts Amherst
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Internship and Residency: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth Pediatrics
Fellowship: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Children's Health, Dallas TX

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

  • Co-Chief Fellow: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas TX July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017
  • Conference Presentation: Papacostas MF, Moody G, Jenks C, Modem V, Lee E, Wolf S; Evaluation of Resting Energy Expenditure in Pediatric Patients Following ECMO; SCCM Conference Research Snapshot; Jan 22, 2017, # 463
  • Conference Presentation: Martin KD, Papacostas MF, McLean MD; Use of TCB as a Screening Tool in DAT Positive Infants; PAS conference April 29 – May 3, 2016, PUB # 1524.618
  • QI: Institutional Guidelines for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Children’s Health Children’s Medical Center Dallas TX, adopted 2015
  • QI: Protocol for Management of Elevated Intracranial Pressure at Children’s Health, Children's Medical Center Dallas TX, adopted 2015
  • Pediatric Intern of the year, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, 2011-2012
  • Distinguished Graduate Commissioned Officer Training Class 08/2005

Bibliography

  • Papacostas MF, Luckett P, Hupp S; The Use of Pulmonary Clearance Medications in the Acutely Ill Patient. Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine. Oct 2017, 11 (10): p. 815-826
  • Anton-Martin P, Papacostas M, Lee E, Nakonezny PA, Green ML; Underweight Status is an Independent Predictor of In-Hospital Mortality in Pediatric Patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Oct 2016
  • Papacostas MF, Hoge M, Baum M, Davila S; Use of Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Salicylate Toxicity: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care 2016, 45 (5): pp. 460-463
  • Jenks C, Uysal A, Papacostas MF; Drug Hypersensitivity Causing Organizing Eosinophilic Pneumonia in a Pediatric Patient. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care 2015, 44 (3): pp. 243-245
  • Jenks C, Uysal A, Papacostas MF; Drug Hypersensitivity Causing Organizing Eosinophilic Pneumonia in a Pediatric Patient. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care 2015, 44 (3): pp. 243-245
  • Papacostas MF, Mclean MD, Blood Cell Exchange in the Treatement of Exercise Induced Rhabdomyolysis In a Patient With Sickle Cell Trait. Military Medicine. Jan 2015, 180 (1): p. e145-148