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Dr. Kevin McConnell

Kevin W. McConnell, MD

– Assistant Professor of Surgery, Acute and Critical Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine







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Dr. McConnell is a faculty attending at both the Acute and Critical Care Surgery Service and the Surgical Intensive Care Unit of Emory University Hospital. Dr. McConnell earned his MD from the Indiana University School of Medicine in 2002; did his surgical research fellowship in Dr. Craig Coopersmith's lab at the Washington University School of Medicine from 2004-2007; completed his general surgery residency in 2010 at Barnes, during which he was recognized with a Resident of the Year Teaching Award; and completed his surgical critical care fellowship at Barnes in the summer of 2011. His basic science and translational research focuses on the trafficking of immune cells and the use of immune modulating agents in trauma and critical illness. In 2013, he was awarded the Shock Society Research Fellowship for Early Career Investigators.


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