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Vanessa Nomellini, MD, PhD

Clinical Interest

Critical Care Surgery
General Surgery

Specialties

Surgery-Critical Care

Education/Credentials
  • General Surgery Residency: University of Wisconsin
  • Critical Care Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania
  • Medical Degree: Loyola University
  • Doctoral Degree: Loyola University
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Surgery (Surgery Critical Care) 09/12/2016
  • American Board of Surgery 11/16/2015
Contact Information

Peer Reviewed Publications

Baker, Jennifer E; Niziolek, Grace M; Elson, Nora C; Pugh, Amanda M; Nomellini, Vanessa; Makley, Amy T; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D 2019. Optimizing Lower Extremity Duplex Ultrasound Screening After Traumatic Injury. The Journal of surgical research, 243 , 143-150

Martin, Grace E; Pugh, Amanda; Williams, Susan G; Hanseman, Dennis; Nomellini, Vanessa; Makley, Amy T; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D 2019. Lower Extremity Duplex Ultrasound Screening Protocol for Moderate- and High-Risk Trauma Patients. The Journal of surgical research, 235 , 280-287

Winer, Leah K; Beckmann, Nadine; Veile, Rosalie A; Goodman, Michael D; Caldwell, Charles C; Nomellini, Vanessa 2019. Consumptive coagulopathy is associated with organ dysfunction during PICS. American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology, 316 5, L946-L952

Xia, Brent T; Beckmann, Nadine; Winer, Leah K; Kim, Young; Goetzman, Holly S; Veile, Rosalie E; Gulbins, Erich; Goodman, Michael D; Nomellini, Vanessa; Caldwell, Charles C 2019. Amitriptyline Treatment Mitigates Sepsis-Induced Tumor Necrosis Factor Expression and Coagulopathy. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 51 3, 356-363

Xia, Brent T; Beckmann, Nadine; Winer, Leah K; Pugh, Amanda M; Pritts, Timothy A; Nomellini, Vanessa; Gulbins, Erich; Caldwell, Charles C 2019. Amitriptyline Reduces Inflammation and Mortality in a Murine Model of Sepsis. Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology, 52 3, 565-579

Baker, Jennifer E; Martin, Grace E; Katsaros, Gianna; Lewis, Hannah V; Wakefield, Connor J; Josephs, Sean A; Nomellini, Vanessa; Makley, Amy T; Goodman, Michael D 2018. Variability of fluid administration during exploratory laparotomy for abdominal trauma. Trauma surgery & acute care open, 3 1, e000240

Jung, Andrew D; Baker, Jennifer; Droege, Christopher A; Nomellini, Vanessa; Johannigman, Jay; Holcomb, John B; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A 2018. Sooner is better: use of a real-time automated bedside dashboard improves sepsis care. The Journal of surgical research, 231 , 373-379

Nomellini, Vanessa; Kaplan, Lewis J; Sims, Carrie A; Caldwell, Charles C 2018. Chronic Critical Illness and Persistent Inflammation: What can we Learn from the Elderly, Injured, Septic, and Malnourished? Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 49 1, 4-14

Pugh, Amanda M; Auteri, Nicholas J; Goetzman, Holly S; Caldwell, Charles C; Nomellini, Vanessa 2017. A Murine Model of Persistent Inflammation, Immune Suppression, and Catabolism Syndrome. International journal of molecular sciences, 18 8,

Rice, Teresa C; Pugh, Amanda M; Seitz, Aaron P; Gulbins, Erich; Nomellini, Vanessa; Caldwell, Charles C 2017. Sphingosine rescues aged mice from pulmonary pseudomonas infection. The Journal of surgical research, 219 , 354-359

Kent K.; Nomellini V. 11-01-2013. The department of surgery at the university of Wisconsin American Surgeon, 79 11, 1123-1130

Kent K.; Nomellini V. 11-01-2013. The department of surgery at the university of Wisconsin American Surgeon, 79 11, 1123-1130

Adams M.; Bennett S.; Nomellini V. 09-01-2018. Anesthetic Concerns in the Pregnant Trauma Patient Current Trauma Reports, 4 3, 218-224

Adams M.; Bennett S.; Nomellini V. 09-01-2018. Anesthetic Concerns in the Pregnant Trauma Patient Current Trauma Reports, 4 3, 218-224

Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 08-20-2008. Aging and impairment of innate immunity Contributions to Microbiology, 15 , 188-205

Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 08-20-2008. Aging and impairment of innate immunity Contributions to Microbiology, 15 , 188-205

Faunce D.; Gomez C.; Karavitis J.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V.; Palmer J.; Ramirez L. 08-13-2010. Interleukin-6 contributes to age-related alteration of cytokine production by macrophages Mediators of Inflammation, 2010 ,

Faunce D.; Gomez C.; Karavitis J.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V.; Palmer J.; Ramirez L. 08-13-2010. Interleukin-6 contributes to age-related alteration of cytokine production by macrophages Mediators of Inflammation, 2010 ,

Faunce D.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 08-01-2008. Innate immunity and aging Experimental Gerontology, 43 8, 718-728

Faunce D.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 08-01-2008. Innate immunity and aging Experimental Gerontology, 43 8, 718-728

Faunce D.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 06-01-2008. An age-associated increase in pulmonary inflammation after burn injury is abrogated by CXCR2 inhibit Journal of Leukocyte Biology, 83 6, 1493-1501

Faunce D.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 06-01-2008. An age-associated increase in pulmonary inflammation after burn injury is abrogated by CXCR2 inhibit Journal of Leukocyte Biology, 83 6, 1493-1501

Baila H.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V.; Oshima K. 02-01-2009. Comparison of the effects of aging and IL-6 on the hepatic inflammatory response in two models of sy Shock, 31 2, 178-184

Baila H.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V.; Oshima K. 02-01-2009. Comparison of the effects of aging and IL-6 on the hepatic inflammatory response in two models of sy Shock, 31 2, 178-184

Boehmer E.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 02-01-2007. Signal transduction of the aging innate immune system Current Immunology Reviews, 3 1, 23-30

Boehmer E.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 02-01-2007. Signal transduction of the aging innate immune system Current Immunology Reviews, 3 1, 23-30

Baker J.E.; Goodman M.D.; Josephs S.A.; Katsaros G.; Lewis H.V.; Makley A.T.; Martin G.E.; Nomellini V.; Wakefield C.J. 01-01-2018. Variability of fluid administration during exploratory laparotomy for abdominal trauma Trauma Surgery and Acute Care Open, 3 1,

Baker J.E.; Goodman M.D.; Josephs S.A.; Katsaros G.; Lewis H.V.; Makley A.T.; Martin G.E.; Nomellini V.; Wakefield C.J. 01-01-2018. Variability of fluid administration during exploratory laparotomy for abdominal trauma Trauma Surgery and Acute Care Open, 3 1,

Carlson A.; Neuman H.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2014. Importance of high clinical suspicion in diagnosing a marjolin's ulcer with an unusual presentation American Surgeon, 80 2, E61-E62

Carlson A.; Neuman H.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2014. Importance of high clinical suspicion in diagnosing a marjolin's ulcer with an unusual presentation American Surgeon, 80 2, E61-E62

Brubaker A.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Mahbub S.; Nomellini V.; Palmer J. 01-01-2012. Dysregulation of neutrophil CXCR2 and pulmonary endothelial ICAM-1 promotes age-related pulmonary in Aging and Disease, 3 3, 234-247

Brubaker A.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Mahbub S.; Nomellini V.; Palmer J. 01-01-2012. Dysregulation of neutrophil CXCR2 and pulmonary endothelial ICAM-1 promotes age-related pulmonary in Aging and Disease, 3 3, 234-247

Gamelli R.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2009. Aging and animal models of systemic insult: Trauma, burn, and sepsis Shock, 31 1, 11-20

Gamelli R.; Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2009. Aging and animal models of systemic insult: Trauma, burn, and sepsis Shock, 31 1, 11-20

Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2009. Sex hormones and immunosenescence Handbook on Immunosenescence: Basic Understanding and Clinical Applications, , 799-831

Gomez C.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2009. Sex hormones and immunosenescence Handbook on Immunosenescence: Basic Understanding and Clinical Applications, , 799-831

Baila H.; Birjandi S.; Cutro B.; Gomez C.; Hirano S.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2007. Advanced age exacerbates the pulmonary inflammatory response after lipopolysaccharide exposure Critical Care Medicine, 35 1, 246-251

Baila H.; Birjandi S.; Cutro B.; Gomez C.; Hirano S.; Kovacs E.; Nomellini V. 01-01-2007. Advanced age exacerbates the pulmonary inflammatory response after lipopolysaccharide exposure Critical Care Medicine, 35 1, 246-251