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

Residency, Pediatrics, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

Medical License, State of Iowa
Advance Pediatric Life Support Faculty and Course Director
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider
Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor
Combat Casualty Care
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Instructor
Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics Sub-board of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics

All Publications

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, Kleiber C, Ryan A.  Pediatric Pain Management and Prevention.  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.  2. Mosby;  2008.

Jennissen C.  Emergencies and Trauma: An Initial Approach.  2. 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.

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

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