Emergency Medicine

Christopher T. Buresh, MD, MPH


Ambassador to Haiti, American College of Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, Keokuk County Ambulance Service
Representative, State EMS Advisory Council
Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Contact Information

Office: 1008 Roy J. Carver Pavilion
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-4519

Email: christopher-buresh@uiowa.edu


MPH, University of Iowa College of Public Health
BS, Saint Olaf College
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine

Residency, Pediatrics, Baptist Medical Center, Wake Forest University Brenner Children’s Hospital
Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Advanced Trauma Life Support
Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor
Basic Life Support
Medical License , State of Iowa
Diplomate, American Board of Emergency Medicine

Selected Publications

Buresh C, Jennisen  C, Denning  G, Sweat  S, Harland  K.  All-Terrain Vehicle Injury Prevention: Healthcare Providers’ Knowledge, Attitudes, and the Anticipatory Guidance they Provide.  Journal of Community Health.  2012. 

Buresh C, Denning  G, Ellis D, Peek-Asa  C, Young  T, Katz  D, Jennissen  C.  Integration of Three Major Iowa Databases Provides Statewide Analysis of ATV Related Crashes and Injuries.  2010. 

Buresh C, Folk J, Dickson  , Thrift D.  Comparing Hypothermia in the Human and the Black Bear (Ursus americanus).  2009. 

Buresh C, Collaguazo  D, Graber M, Takacs M.  Emergency Medicine.  McGraw-Hill .  2009. 

Buresh C, Russi,  C, Hartley,  M.  A pilot study of the King LT supralaryngeal airway use in a rural Iowa EMS system.  2008. 

Buresh C, Ridge L, Werner R.  The Kinesiology of Blunt and Penetrating Trauma.  McGraw-Hill.  2008. 

Buresh C, Christopher  M, Graber , Mark  M.  Unusual Causes of Abdominal Pain.  2007. 

Buresh C, Christopher  M, Graber , Mark  M.  Unusual Causes of Recurrent Abdominal Pain.  2007. 

Buresh C, Dickson  E, Ludwig  P, Ackermann  L, Denning  G.  Met5-enkephalin-Arg6-Phe7 (MEAP): a cardioprotective hormonal opioid.  2006. 

Buresh C, Hubbel  A, Jareczik  F, Hockenberry  J.  Smoke Exposure Among the Women in Haiti. 

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