Emergency Medicine

Charles Jennissen, MD


Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Contact Information

Email: charles-jennissen@uiowa.edu


BS, Chemistry, St. John’s University
MD, Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School

Internship, Pediatrics, UIHC
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

Medical License State of Iowa
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider
Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor
Combat Casualty Care
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Instructor
Board Certification - MOC American Board of Pediatrics
Board Certification - MOC American Board of Pediatrics Sub-board of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics Sub-board of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics

All Publications

 .  A School-Based Study of Adolescent All-Terrain Vehicle Esposure, Safety Behaviors and Crash Experience.  Ann Fam Med.  2014 July. 12(4):310-16.

 .  An Image-Based Method to Measure All-Terrain Vehicle Dimensions for Engineering Safety Purposes.  Inj Prev.  2014 April. 20(2):115-20.

 .  Optimizing Seat Design for All-Terrain Vehicle Injury Prevention: Wide Variability Illustrates Need for Evidence-Based Standardization.  Inj Prev.  2014 April. 20(2):88-96.

 .  Dynamic Responses of Experienced All-Terrain Vehicle Operators to Simulated Unexpected Terrain Changes.  Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 2014 Annual Mtg.  2014. 

 .  More Fatal All-Terrain Vehicle Crashes Occur on the Roadway than Off: Increased Risk-Taking Characterizes Roadway Fatalities.  Inj Prev.  2013 August. 19(4 ):250-6.

 .  Off-Highway Vehicle Parks: Combininb environment, Knowledge, and Enforcement for All-terrain Vehicle Injury Prevention.  Accid Anal Prev.  2013 March. 

 .  All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) on the Road: A Serious Traffic Safety and Public Health Concern.  Traffic Inj Prev.  2013. 14(1):78-85.

Kleiber C, Jennissen C, McCarthy A, Ansley T.  Evidence-based pediatric pain management in Emergency Departments of a rural state.  J Pain.  2011 April 12. 12(8):900-10.

Jennissen C, Denning G, Sweat S, Harland K, Buresh C.  All-terrain vehicle injury prevention: Healthcare providers’ knowledge, attitudes, and the anticipatory guidance they provide .  Journal of Community Health .  2011. 

Jennissen C.  Critical Care Transport of Neonatal and Pediatric Patients.  MosbyJems, an Elsevier Company.  2011. 

Jennissen C, Kleiber C, Ryan A.  Pediatric Pain Management and Prevention.  2011. 

 .  Pediatric Pain Management and Prevention.  University of Iowa Press.  2011. 

Jennissen C, Wallace J, Donham K, Rendell D, Brumby S.  Unintentional Needlestick Injuries in Livestock Production: A Case Series and Review.  J Agromedicine.  2011 January. 16(1):58-71.

Jennissen C.  Protect Children from Being Left in Hot Cars.  2010.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/news/news/2010/07/05hotcars.html

Jennissen C.  Pediatric Emergency Care (ATV injuries).  2009.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/kxic/2009/10/pediatric_emergency_care.html

Jennissen C.  Tips to Prevent Lawn Mower Injuries to Children.  2009.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/kxic/2009/06/lawnmowers.html

Jennissen C.  Emergency Medicine Services for Children Day.  2009 May. 

Jennissen C.  Emergencies.  Mosby.  2008. 

Jennissen C.  Emergencies and Trauma: An Initial Approach.  Mosby.  2008. 

Jennissen C.  How to Evaluate Chest Pain in Children.  Emergency Medicine.  2008 January. 40(7):32F-32N.

Graber M, Randles B, Monahan J, Ely J, Jennissen C, Peters B, Anderson D.  What questions about patient care do physicians have during and after patient contact in the ED? .  Emerg Med J. .  2007 October. 24(10):703-6.

Jennissen C.  National Farm Safety and Health Week.  2007.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/kxic/2007/september/farmsafety.html

Jennissen C.  Evaluating Fever in Older Infants and Children.  Emergency Medicine.  2007 July. 39(7):24-34.

Jennissen C.  Evaluating Fever in Neonates and Infants.  Emergency Medicine.  2007 June. 39(6):41-8.

Jennissen C.  May 21 to 28 Is Buckle Up America! Week. .  2007.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/kxic/2007/may/jennissen.html

Jennissen C.  Evaluating Fever in Older Infants and Young Children .  Urgent Care Journal.  2007 April. 2(3):13-21, 38.

Jennissen C.  Evaluating Fever in Neonates and Infants .  Urgent Care Journal.  2007 March. 2(2):20-28.

Jennissen C.  25 Years of EMS Update.  2007. 

Jennissen C.  Keeping Kids Safe on Halloween.  2006.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/kxic/2006/october/halloween.html

Jennissen C.  Buckle-up Your Child for Safety’s Sake.  2006.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/news/news/2006/06/12carseats.html

Jennissen C.  Car Safety Seats for Children Can Save Lives.  2005.  Available from: http://www.eMaxHealth.com/50/3092.html

Jennissen C.  Car Safety Seats for Children Can Save Lives.  2005.  Available from: http://www.uihealthcare.com/news/news/2005/08/08childsafety.html

Jennissen C.  Promoting Health in the Heartland.  2004 July. 

Jennissen C.  ATV Injuries and Deaths Continue to Climb.  2004 April. 

Jennissen C.  Updating Iowa’s Child Passenger Law: We Need Your Help! .  2004 January. 

Jennissen C.  Different Angles on Sleep Positions.  2002. 19(1):123.

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