Biographies

Hector R. Wong, MD

Director, Critical Care Medicine

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-4259

Fax: 513-636-4267

Email: hector.wong@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Critical care; sepsis
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Education and Training

MD: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, 1989.

Residency: Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC, 1990 to 1992.

Fellowship: Clinical Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1992 to 1995; Research Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, 1992 to 1995.

Certification: National Board of Medical Examiners, 1990; Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics, 1993; American Board of Pediatrics: Sub-Board of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 1996.

Publications

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Grants

Point of care center for emerging neurotechnologies. Co-Investigator. National Institutes of Health. Sep 2007 - Jun 2012. #U54 EB007954.

The pediatric sepsis biomarker risk model. Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health. Oct 2009 - Sep 2012. #RC1 HL100474.

Host response to trauma research training program. Co-program director. National Institutes of Health. Jul 2008 - Jun 2013. #T32 GM008478.

The role of PPARγ and PPARγ agonists in septic shock. Co-Investigator. National Institutes of Health. Jul 2008 - Jun 2013. #RO1 GM067202.

PPARγ in pediatric sepsis and the inflammatory response in obesity. Co-Mentor. National Institutes of Health. Jun 2010 - May 2014.

MMP-8 as a novel therapeutic target in sepsis. Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health. Apr 2011 - Mar 2015.