Overview of Dr. Prager
Dr. Kenneth Prager is a pulmonologist in New York, NY and is Professor of Medicine and Director of Clinical Ethics at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City where he Chairs the Medical Ethics Committee. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice 50 years. He is experienced in asthma, chronic cough, chronic bronchitis, COPD and pulmonary infections. He has more than 40 publications and over 300 citings.
Education & Training University of Chicago Residency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1973 New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Residency, Internal Medicine, 1968 - 1972 Harvard Medical School Class of 1968 Certifications & Licensure Awards, Honors, & Recognition Columbia University Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2002-2014 New York Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2007-2008 Fellow (FACP) American College of Physicians, 1999 Top MD Consumers Checkbook Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare Marquis Whos Who Join now to see all Publications & Presentations PubMed
In COVID-19 Patients Who Suffer In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Outcomes May Be Impacted by Arrest Etiology and Local Pandemic Conditions.
Charles G Murphy, Mia S Nishikawa, Steven T Char, Samantha K Nemeth, Madhavi Parekh, William A Bulman, Caroline Wu, Gerald W Neuberg, Irene K Louh, Neil W Schluger, Ke...> ;Critical Care Explorations. 2022 Feb 1 1 citations
Ethical Framework to Guide Decisions of Treatment Over Objection
David Fischkoff, Kenneth Prager, Joyeeta Dastidar, Lydia Dugdale, Gerald W. Neuberg, Samantha K. Nemeth, Katherine Fischkoff> ;Journal of The American College of Surgeons. 2021 Oct 1 2 citations
Electrocerebral Signature of Cardiac Death.
Adu Matory, Ayham Alkhachroum, Wei-Ting Chiu, Andrey Eliseyev, Kevin Doyle, Benjamin Rohaut, Jennifer A Egbebike, Angela Velazquez, Caroline A Der-Nigoghossian, Lucy P...> ;Neurocritical Care. 2021 Jun 28 5 citations
Ophthalmology and Ethics in the COVID-19 Era.
Kenneth Prager, Lora R. Dagi Glass, Marlene Wang, Royce W.S. Chen, Jeffrey M. Liebmann, George A. Cioffi> ;American Journal of Ophthalmology. 2021 Apr 1 4 citations
Meeting the Challenge of COVID-19: The Response of Two Ethics Consultation Services in New York City
Kenneth Prager, Joseph J. Fins> ;Journal of Clinical Ethics. 2020 Sep 1 1 citations
Should It Be Called "Suicide" or "Withdrawal of LVAD Support"?
Shunichi Nakagawa, Nir Uriel, Kenneth Prager> ;Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2020 Aug 22 2 citations
Clinical Ethics Consultations during the COVID-19 Pandemic Surge at a New York City Medical Center
Katherine Fischkoff, Gerald W. Neuberg, Joyeeta G. Dastidar, Erin P. Williams, Kenneth Prager, Lydia S. Dugdale> ;Journal of Clinical Ethics. 2020 Jan 1 7 citations
The COVID-19 Crisis and Clinical Ethics in New York City
Joseph J. Fins, Kenneth Prager> ;Journal of Clinical Ethics. 2020 Sep 1 3 citations
The ethics of neurologically complicated pregnancies
Dorothy Smok, Kenneth Prager> ;Handbook of Clinical Neurology. 2020 Jan 1 3 citations
Ethical Considerations for Mechanical Support.
Darryl Abrams, J. Randall Curtis, Kenneth Prager, A. Reshad Garan, Jonathan Hastie, Daniel Brodie> ;Anesthesiology Clinics. 2019 Dec 1 18 citations
Practice Patterns and Ethical Considerations in the Management of Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Patients: An International Survey.
Darryl Abrams, Tài Pham, Karen E. A. Burns, Alain Combes, J. Randall Curtis, Thomas Mueller, Kenneth Prager, Alexis Serra, Arthur S. Slutsky, Daniel Brodie, Matthieu S...> ;Critical Care Medicine. 2019 Oct 1 19 citations
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Bridge to No Recovery.
Teresa A. Mulaikal, Shunichi Nakagawa, Kenneth Prager> ;Circulation. 2019 Jan 22 1 citations
The Clinician as Clinical Ethics Consultant: An Empirical Method of Study.
Donald S. Kornfeld, Kenneth Prager> ;Journal of Clinical Ethics. 2019 Jan 1 8 citations
Guide to Considering Nonpsychiatric Medical Intervention Over Objection for the Patient Without Decisional Capacity
Jonah Rubin, Kenneth Prager> ;Mayo Clinic proceedings. 2018 Jul 1 3 citations
Consent for organ donation after circulatory death at U.S. transplant centers.
George E. Hardart, Matthew Labriola, Kenneth Prager, Marilyn C. Morris> ;AJOB empirical bioethics. 2017 Aug 2 11 citations
Ethnic Disparities in End-of-Life Care After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
H. Alex Choi, Andres Fernandez, Sang-Beom Jeon, J. Michael Schmidt, E. Sander Connolly, Stephan A. Mayer, Jan Claassen, Neeraj Badjatia, Kenneth Prager, Kiwon Lee> ;Neurocritical Care. 2015 Jun 1 6 citations
Education Research: A case-based bioethics curriculum for neurology residents
Benjamin Tolchin, Joshua Z. Willey, Kenneth Prager> ;Neurology. 2015 Mar 31 99 citations
Ethical Dilemmas Encountered With the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Adults
Darryl Abrams, Kenneth Prager, Craig D. Blinderman, Kristin M. Burkart, Daniel Brodie> ;Chest. 2014 Apr 1
Dying in the twenty-first century.
S.R. Cedola, Kenneth Prager> ;The virtual mentor. 2013 Dec 1 4 citations
When Physicians and Surrogates Disagree about Futility
Kenneth Prager> ;The virtual mentor. 2013 Dec 1 11 citations
The appropriate use of increasingly sophisticated life-sustaining technology.
Darryl Abrams, Kenneth Prager, Craig D. Blinderman, Kristin M. Burkart, Daniel Brodie> ;The virtual mentor. 2013 Dec 1
Reply to Drs Rady and Verheijde.
Sumeet Goswami, Kenneth Prager, Robert N. Sladen, Gebhard Wagener> ;Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2013 Apr 1 18 citations
Determination of brain death by apnea test adapted to extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Sumeet Goswami, Adam S. Evans, Bobby Das, Kenneth Prager, Robert N. Sladen, Gebhard Wagener> ;Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2013 Apr 1
Ethical challenges posed by trisomy 18 infants
Kenneth Prager, George E. Hardart> ;Israel Medical Association Journal. 2012 Aug 1
Sanctity and organ donation's societal value.
Michael R Marvin, Kenneth Prager, Max V. Wohlauer, James G. Chandler> ;Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons. 2012 Jan 1 Join now to see all Press Mentions Miracle Medical Machine ECMO Makes Heroic Rescues, but Leaves Patients in Limbo June 18th, 2019 Undiscovered Presents: The Magic Machine. Sept. 25, 2018 September 25th, 2018 Are New York Doctors Talking to Patients About Death? May 12th, 2016 Join now to see all Committees Member,
Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee of American College of Physicians 2021 - Present Chair,
Medical Ethics Committee New York Presbyterian Hospital