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Robert Louis Cloutier M.D.

Dr. Cloutier joined the Department of Emergency Medicine at OHSU in 2001 following his Emergency Medicine Residency at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and his Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia. Prior to becoming Fellowship Co-Director he started the Clinical Research Investigative Studies Program (CRISP); an undergraduate academic associate program that has facilitated numerous prospective studies in the Emergency Department since 2004. He has earned his Masters Degree in Clinical Research from OHSU and has become a core member of the teaching faculty for the Human Investigations Program that all PEM Fellows are encouraged to participate in. From 2007 he has served as the Director of the Emergency Medicine Simulation Program. During that time he developed numerous pediatric centered didactic sessions and curricula for a wide variety of learners from pre-hospital personnel to nurse and physician. He is dedicated to Pediatric Emergency Medicine education and finding novel means of training all providers charged with the care of children independent of training. Dr. Cloutier is also a graduate of the McMaster Evidence Based Medicine Program, the ACEP Teaching Fellowship and serves on the ABEM Subboard for Pediatric Emergency Medicine. He is also an Associate Editor for the 6th Edition of Harwood and Nuss's Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Cloutier's other interests include backcountry skiing, beekeeping, cycling and running.

Education

  • M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington Vermont 1995
  • Residency:

    • Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1998
  • Fellowship:

    • Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2001
  • Certifications:

    • Emergency Medicine

Honors and awards

  • 2016 Named one of Portland's 2016 Top Doctors in Emergency Medicine - Portland Monthly Magazine
  • 2015 Named one of Portland's 2015 Top Doctors in Emergency Medicine - Portland Monthly Magazine
  • 2010 Named one of Portland's 2010 Top Doctors in Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Portland Monthly Magazine
  • 2004 ACE (Acknowledging Clinical Excellence) Award, OHSU

Memberships and associations

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Publications

  • "Dedication." Academic Emergency Medicine In: , Vol. 25, No. 2, 01.02.2018.
  • "Keeping Up With the Kids : Diffusion of Innovation in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Among Emergency Physicians." Academic Emergency Medicine  In: , Vol. 24, No. 6, 01.06.2017, p. 769-775.
  • "Pediatric sports injuries."  Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: Sixth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), 2014.
  • "Sports-related concussion."  Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: Sixth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), 2014.
  • "Harwood-Nuss' clinical practice of emergency medicine : Sixth edition."  Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), 2014. 1860 p.
  • "Torticollis."  Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: Sixth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), 2014.
  • "Pediatric fractures."  Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: Sixth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), 2014.
  • "Cellulitis."  Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: Sixth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), 2014.
  • "Methamphetamine-related psychiatric visits to an urban academic emergency department : An observational study." Journal of Emergency Medicine  In: , Vol. 45, No. 1, 2013, p. 136-142.
  • "The association of controlling pseudoephedrine availability on methamphetamine-related emergency department visits." Academic Emergency Medicine  In: , Vol. 17, No. 11, 11.2010, p. 1216-1222.
  • "Best educational practices in pediatric emergency medicine during emergency medicine residency training : guiding principles and expert recommendations." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine In: , Vol. 17 Suppl 2, 10.2010.
  • "Neutropenic enterocolitis." Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America In: , Vol. 24, No. 3, 06.2010, p. 577-584.
  • "Measuring nausea in emergency department patients via the use of exploratory factor analysis." Academic Emergency Medicine  In: , Vol. 17, No. 6, 06.2010.
  • "Neutropenic Enterocolitis." Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America In: , Vol. 27, No. 3, 2009, p. 415-422.
  • "Methamphetamine-related emergency department utilization and cost." Academic Emergency Medicine  In: , Vol. 15, No. 1, 01.2008, p. 23-31.
  • "Vaginal and Urethral Disorders."  Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Elsevier Inc., 2008. p. 692-695.
  • "Ovarian Disorders."  Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Elsevier Inc., 2008. p. 689-691.
  • ""Crystal Dex : " Free-Base Dextromethorphan." Journal of Emergency Medicine In: , Vol. 32, No. 4, 05.2007, p. 393-396.
  • "Pediatric emergencies : A. Emergencies and resuscitations."  Essential Emergency Medicine. Elsevier Inc., 2007. p. 652-813.
  • "Junctional ectopic tachycardia in association with blunt abdominal trauma." Annals of Emergency Medicine In: , Vol. 40, No. 3, 09.2002, p. 308-312.
  • "When sepsis is only an appearance." Pediatric Annals In: , Vol. 30, No. 10, 2001, p. 626-632.

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