Robert Hickey, MD

Robert Hickey, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Pittsburgh, PA

Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Office Address

  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
    AOB 2nd Floor, Room 2405
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1334
    Phone: (412) 692-7980

Robert Hickey, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Pittsburgh, PA

Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine: General Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; Emergency Medical Services; Heart Arrest; Emergencies; Practice Guidelines as Topic; Sprague-Dawley Rats; Cyclooxygenase 2

Education & Training

  • Children's Hospital
  • Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
  • Jefferson Medical CollegeJefferson Medical College

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1988 - 2016
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatric Emergency Medicine

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • FellowAmerican Heart Association, 2005
    • Regional Top DoctorCastle Connolly, 2014
    • Best DoctorsPittsburgh Magazine, 2012-2014

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • Enhanced versus automated urinalysis for screening of urinary tract infections in children in the emergency department  Shah AP, Cobb BT, Lower DR, Shaikh N, Rasmussen J , Hoberman A, Wald ER, Rosendorff A, Hickey RW, Pediatr Infect Dis J, 1/1/2014
    • Blood brain barrier is impermeable to solutes and permeable to water after experimental pediatric cardiac arrest  Tress EE, Clark RS, Foley LM, Alexander H, Hickey RW, Drabek T, et al, Neurosci Lett, 1/1/2014
    • Suprapubic Bladder Aspiration  Marin, J. R., Shaikh, N., Docimo, S. G., Hickey, R. W. & Hoberman, A., N Engl J Med, 1/1/2014

    Books/Book Chapters

    • 5-Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult Chapter: Asystole. Page 84 - 85
      Manole MD, Hickey RW
      Editors: Hoffman RJ, Wang VJ, Scarfone RJ.Wolters Kluewer/Lippincott Wiliams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, NY
      2012
    • Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries (Contemporary Neuroscience) Chapter: Rodent Model of Pediatric Asphyxial Cardiac Arrest Page 103 - 113
      Manole MD, Hickey RW, Alexander HL, Clark RS
      Editors: .Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
      2009
    • The Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine Chapter: Arrythmias in Children. Page 1192 - 1194
      Sarnaik S, Sarnaik A, Hickey RW
      Editors: Wolfson, Allan.Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia
      Edition 5th,2009

    Abstracts/Posters

    • Guidelines 2000 for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. Hickey RW, Contributor, Circulation; 2. American Heart Association, International Consensus on Science, 1/22/2000
    • "Molecular cloning and expression of the rat stress gene CPN10 from ischemic brain." Robert W. Hickey, MD, Society for Neuroscience 27th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 1/1/1997
    • "Expression of the 10 kD heat shock protein following asphyxial cardiac arrest in the rat." Robert W. Hickey, MD, Society for Neuroscience 27th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 1/1/1997

    Lectures

    • "Research in Prehospital Care: Models for Success" Washington, DC - 1/29/2014
    • "Use of Oxygen in Pediatric Resuscitation: Too Much Can be a Bad Thing" New York, NY - 1/18/2014
    • "Panel Discussion: Masters of Resuscitation" New York, NY - 1/18/2014

    Other

    • Med-Challenger for Pediatricians (an interactive computer-based program with 3,000 questions and images on pediatric emergency care with approved CME credits) Hickey RW (Contributing Editor), Challenger Corporation
      Memphis, TN, 1994-2014 - 1/1/2015
    • "PALS Provider Manual and Course Guide" Hickey RW, Contributor, American Heart Association
      1/1/2006
    • Webcast Briefing for the American Heart Association: Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Robert W. Hickey, MD
      www.eccguidelineswebcast.org/
      1/13/2005

    Grant Support

    • Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research NetworkHRSA-MCHB
      2001 - Present
    • Cox2-Derived Cyclopentenone Prostaglandins Exacerbate Hypoxic Ischemic Brain InjuEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
      2009 - 2010
    • COX-2 And Injury In The Immature BrainEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development
      2001 - 2005

    Professional Memberships

    Hospital Affiliations

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