Jose A. Pineda Soto, M.D., M.S.C.I.  pineda_j@kids.wustl.edu

Critical Care MedicinePatient Oriented Research Unit

phone: 314-286-2444

Education

  • B.S., Francisco Marroquin University School of Medicine1988
  • M.D., Francisco Marroquin University School of Medicine1993
  • MSCI, Washington University School of Medicine2009

Training

  • Advanced courses in Physiology, Dept. of Physiology and Biophysics, Louisiana State University, Shreveport, LA1993 - 1993
  • Residency in Pediatrics University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, Florida1994 - 1997
  • Fellow, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C1997 - 2001

Licensure and Board Certification

  • *ECFMG Certificate Number 0-476-096 FLEX *Board Certified, General Pediatrics, *Board Certified, Pediatric Critical Care 1993
  • FLEX #6703270081994
  • *Guatemala, Unrestricted License 1995
  • FL, Florida Training License (University of South Florida) 1996
  • NC, North Carolina Training License (Duke University) 1997
  • Board Certification, General Pediatrics; Certificate #065444 Renewed 20061998
  • FL, Florida Medical License (Not active since move to Missouri) 2001
  • Board Certification, Pediatric Critical Care; Certificate #1244 Renewed 20112004
  • MO, Missouri Medical License 2005

Honors

  • Honor Roll, Liceo Javier1984
  • Outstanding Medical Student Teaching, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Florida1994
  • Service Excellence Award, All Children's Hospital1994
  • Top Ten in the Class of 94, UFM School of Medicine1994
  • 1st Place Physician Research Award, 17th Annual Scientific Symposium, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Caroline/Virginia Chapter, Williamsburg, VA1999
  • 1st Place Physician Research Award, 18th Annual Scientific Symposium, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Carolina/Virginia Chapter, Williamsburg, VA2000
  • Educational Scholarship, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Carolina/Virginia Chapter, Williamsburg, VA2000
  • Research Award- Finalist, Department of Anesthesiology Academic Evening, Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC2000
  • Research Award- Second Place, Department of Pediatrics Fellow Research Symposium, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC2000
  • Children's Miracle Network 2001 Fall Award2001
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Biomedical Research Support Program- New Faculty Start Up Award2001
  • Top Abstract Student Poster Competition Award, Joint Symposium of the National and International Neurotrauma Societies, Tampa, Florida November 2002 (Student: Erik Johnson) -Mentored Award2002
  • University Scholars Program, University of Florida College of Medicine (Student: Jada Aikman) -Mentored Award2003 - 2004
  • Clinical Science Poster Presentation Award, University of Florida College of Medicine Research Day, Gainesville, Florida2004
  • Finalist, Best Paper Student Competition, University of Florida Scholars Program (Student: Jada Aikman)- Mentored Award2004
  • Outstanding Division Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine2005 - 2006
  • Adjunct Member, National Neurosurgical Society, Chile2008
  • 33rd Annual Al McGuire Visiting Professor, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI2010
  • American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (Student: Dustin Ragan, PhD)- Mentored Award2011
  • American Psychological Association Div. 40 Neuropsychology Thesis/Dissertation Awards (Student: Alicia Janos) –Mentored Award2013
  • Outstanding Division Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine2013 - 2014

Selected Publications view all (10)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Moler FW, Silverstein FS, Holubkov R, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Nadkarni VM, Meert KL, Clark AE, Browning B, Pemberton VL, Page K, Shankaran S, Hutchison JS, Newth CJ, Bennett KS, Berger JT, Topjian A, Pineda JA, Koch JD, Schleien CL, Dalton HJ, Ofori-Amanfo G, Goodman DM, Fink EL, McQuillen P, Zimmerman JJ, Thomas NJ, van der Jagt EW, Porter MB, Meyer MT, Harrison R, Pham N, Schwarz AJ, Nowak JE, Alten J, Wheeler DS, Bhalala US, Lidsky K, Lloyd E, Mathur M, Shah S, Wu T, Theodorou AA, Sanders RC Jr, Dean JM, THAPCA Trial Investigators. Therapeutic hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in children. N Engl J Med. 2015;372(20):1898-908. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1411480  PMID:25913022  
  2. Lumba-Brown A, Pineda J. Evidence-based assessment of severe pediatric traumatic brain injury and emergent neurocritical care. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2014;21(4):275-83. doi:10.1016/j.spen.2014.11.001  PMID:25727509  
  3. Goyal MS, Pineda JA. Smoke predicts fire, but should we fan the fire or put it out?*. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2014;15(7):673-4. doi:10.1097/PCC.0000000000000230  PMID:25186323  
  4. Greenberg JK, Stoev IT, Park TS, Smyth MD, Leonard JR, Leonard JC, Pineda JA, Limbrick DD. Management of children with mild traumatic brain injury and intracranial hemorrhage. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014;76(4):1089-95. doi:10.1097/TA.0000000000000155  PMID:24662876  
  5. Guilliams K, Rosen M, Buttram S, Zempel J, Pineda J, Miller B, Shoykhet M. Hypothermia for pediatric refractory status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 2013. doi:10.1111/epi.12331  PMID:23906244  
  6. Pineda JA, Leonard JR, Mazotas IG, Noetzel M, Limbrick DD, Keller MS, Gill J, Doctor A. Effect of implementation of a paediatric neurocritical care programme on outcomes after severe traumatic brain injury: a retrospective cohort study. Lancet Neurol. 2013;12(1):45-52. doi:10.1016/S1474-4422(12)70269-7  PMID:23200264  
  7. Ragan DK, McKinstry R, Benzinger T, Leonard JR, Pineda JA. Alterations in cerebral oxygen metabolism after traumatic brain injury in children. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2013;33(1):48-52. doi:10.1038/jcbfm.2012.130  PMCID:PMC3597359  PMID:22968318  
  8. Adelson PD, Pineda J, Bell MJ, Abend NS, Berger RP, Giza CC, Hotz G, Wainwright MS, Pediatric TBI Demographics and Clinical Assessment Working Group. Common data elements for pediatric traumatic brain injury: recommendations from the working group on demographics and clinical assessment. J Neurotrauma. 2012;29(4):639-53. doi:10.1089/neu.2011.1952  PMCID:PMC3289844  PMID:21939389  
  9. Ragan DK, McKinstry R, Benzinger T, Leonard J, Pineda JA. Depression of whole-brain oxygen extraction fraction is associated with poor outcome in pediatric traumatic brain injury. Pediatr Res. 2012;71(2):199-204. doi:10.1038/pr.2011.31  PMCID:PMC3593145  PMID:22258132  
  10. Moler FW, Donaldson AE, Meert K, Brilli RJ, Nadkarni V, Shaffner DH, Schleien CL, Clark RS, Dalton HJ, Statler K, Tieves KS, Hackbarth R, Pretzlaff R, van der Jagt EW, Pineda J, Hernan L, Dean JM, Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network. Multicenter cohort study of out-of-hospital pediatric cardiac arrest. Crit Care Med. 2011;39(1):141-9. doi:10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181fa3c17  PMCID:PMC3297020  PMID:20935561