Michael R. FitzGerald, PhD

Research Education, Division of Emergency Medicine

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-1373

Fax 513-636-7967

Email mike.fitzgerald@cchmc.org

Feedback in medical education; assessment and evaluation of medical learners

PhD: Social Psychology, University of Cincinnati, 2001.

MA: Social Psychology, University of Cincinnati, 1997.

BS: Marketing, Miami University, 1990.
Davis JF, Choi DL, Shurdak JD, Krause EG, Fitzgerald MF, Lipton JW, Sakai RR, Benoit SC. Central melanocortins modulate mesocorticolimbic activity and food seeking behavior in the rat. Physiol Behav. 2010 Dec 21.

Davis JF, Choi DL, Schurdak JD, Fitzgerald MF, Clegg DJ, Lipton JW, Figlewicz DP, Benoit SC. Leptin Regulates Energy Balance and Motivation Through Action at Distinct Neural Circuits. Biol Psychiatry. 2010 Oct 28.

Choi DL, Davis JF, Fitzgerald ME, Benoit SC. The role of orexin-A in food motivation, reward-based feeding behavior and food-induced neuronal activation in rats. Neuroscience. 2010 Apr 28;167(1):11-20.

Li J, Walker SM, Fitzgerald M, Baccei ML. Activity-dependent modulation of glutamatergic signaling in the developing rat dorsal horn by early tissue injury. J Neurophysiol. 2009 Oct;102(4):2208-19.

Dahl SK, Amstalden M, Coolen L, Fitzgerald M, Lehman M. Dynorphin immunoreactive fibers contact GnRH neurons in the human hypothalamus. Reprod Sci. 2009 Aug;16(8):781-7.

Gittelman MA, Pomerantz WJ, Fitzgerald MR, Williams K. Injury prevention in the emergency department: a caregiver's perspective. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Aug;24(8):524-8.

Monk KR, Wu J, Williams JP, Finney BA, Fitzgerald ME, Filippi MD, Ratner N. Mast cells can contribute to axon-glial dissociation and fibrosis in peripheral nerve. Neuron Glia Biol. 2007 Aug;3(3):233-44.

Davis BA, Fitzgerald ME, Brown JL, Amstalden KA, Coolen LM. Activation of POMC neurons during general arousal but not sexual behavior in male rats. Behav Neurosci. 2007 Oct;121(5):1012-22.

Wu J, Crimmins JT, Monk KR, Williams JP, Fitzgerald ME, Tedesco S, Ratner N. Perinatal epidermal growth factor receptor blockade prevents peripheral nerve disruption in a mouse model reminiscent of benign world health organization grade I neurofibroma. Am J Pathol. 2006 May;168(5):1686-96.

Coolen LM, Fitzgerald ME, Yu L, Lehman MN. Activation of mu opioid receptors in the medial preoptic area following copulation in male ratsNeuroscience. 2004;124(1):11-21.