Associate Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Medicine
Strategic Analyst, Chief Business Office, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
1994-1995 Attending Physician, General Medicine, Ramsey Clinic, St. Paul, MN
1994-1995 Research Associate, Pulmonary Section, St. Paul-Ramsey MC, St. Paul, MN
1996-1997 Attending Physician, Critical Care and Nephrology, Abbott Northwestern Hospital,
1996-1997 Staff Physician, Kidney Disease and Critical Care Associates, Minneapolis, MN
1998-2004 Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
1998-2004 Staff Physician, Nephrology, General, and Critical Care Medicine, Regions Hospital,
St. Paul, MN
1999-2004 Scientist Development Grantee, American Heart Association
2004-present Staff Intensive Care Physician, VA Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh
2007-present Staff Nephrologist, VA Pittsburgh
2004-2008 Assistant Professor, Critical Care Medicine, Univ of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
2007-2008 Assistant Professor, Medicine, Univ of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
2008-present Associate Professor, Critical Care Medicine, Univ of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
2008-present Associate Professor, Medicine, Univ of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
Education & Training
|University of Chicago, Chicago, IL||MD||1988||Medicine|
|University of Minnesota||Resident||1991||Internal Medicine|
|University of Minnesota||Fellow||1994||Nephrology|
|Hennepin County Medical Center||Fellow||1996||Critical Care Medicine|
|University of Minnesota||Fellow||1998||Pulmonary (T32 fellow)|
Veteran’s Engineering Resource Center
National Dialysis Steering Committee
American Board of Internal Medicine (Critical Care Medicine)
Chair, Cardiopulmonary resuscitation committee, VA Pittsburgh
Chair, Scarce Resource Allocation Working Group, VA Pittsburgh
Chair, ICU Protocols and Communication Working Group, VA Pittsburgh
Member, VA VISN 4 (Regional) Research and Development Committee
2007 - 2009 Ake N. Grenvik Critical Care Faculty of the Year
2009 Shanks Endowed Lecturer, Vanderbilt University Department of Mathematics
2011 National Special Contributions Award, VA Central Office (dialysis)
Computational Analysis of Non-Invasive Ventilation
Geospatial and economic analysis of dialysis networks
Geoeconomics of chronic diseases.
Quantifying Practice Patterns in Dialysis
Facility Level Approaches to Infection Control Engineering
Airspace:Vascular Interaction in Ventilator Induced Lung Injury (AHA National SDG)
Dynamics of Peritoneal Dialysis Associated Peritonitis (NIAID R21)
Hotchkiss JR, Blanch L, Murias G, Adams A, Olson D, Wangensteen OD, Leo PH, Marini JJ. Effects of decreased respiratory frequency on ventilator induced lung injury. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 161(2): 463-468, 2000.
Hotchkiss JR, Adams AB, Stone MF, Dries DJ, Marini JJ, Crooke PS. Oscillations and noise: inherent instability of pressure support ventilation? Am J Resp Crit Care Med 165(1): 47-53, 2002.
Hota S, Crooke P, Hotchkiss J. A Monte Carlo analysis of peritoneal antimicrobial pharmacokinetics. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2011;696:401-10.
Hotchkiss JR, Holley P, Crooke PS. Analyzing Pathogen Transmission in the Dialysis Unit: Time for a (Schedule) Change? Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2(6):1176-1185, 2007.
Paladino JD, Kaynar AM, Crooke PS, Hotchkiss JR. The language of caring: quantitating medical practice patterns using symbolic dynamics. Mathematical modelling of natural phenomena 2010; (5) 165-172.