Ognjen Gajic, M.D.

  1. Clinical Informaticist
  2. Critical Care Specialist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. ARDS
  2. Injury
  1. Mechanical ventilation
  • Acute respiratory failure
  • Acute lung injury
  • Transfusion related acute lung injury
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Ventilator-induced lung injury
  • Critical care outcome research in general
  • Clinical informatics
  • Science of health care delivery
  1. 2004
    Research FellowshipDepartment of Internal Medicine
  2. 2004
    MSc - Clinical ResearchMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2003
    Fellow - Pulmonary Critical CareMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2001
    Fellow - Critical CareMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 1999
    Chief Resident - Internal MedicineNew York Methodist Hospital
  6. 1999
    Resident - Internal MedicineNew York Methodist Hospital
  7. 1996
    Visiting Fellow - Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric SurgeryRhode Island Hospital, Brown University Medical School
  8. 1994
    Resident - Pediatric Surgery, Sarajevo University Clinical CenterUniversity of Sarajevo
  9. 1987
    MDUniversity of Sarajevo

Certifications

  1. 2016
    Clinical InformaticsAmerican Board of Preventive Medicine
  2. 2001
    Critical Care MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    CHEST 2021 Roger C. Bone Memorial Lecture in Critical Care recipientAmerican College of Chest Physicians
  2. 2019
    SCCM Star Research Achievement Award WinnerSociety of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
  3. 2018
    SCCM Presidential Citation, for outstanding contributions to the Society of Critical Care MedicineSociety of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
  4. 2015
    2015 Distinguished ScholarThe CHEST Foundation
  5. 2013
    Scholar Award in Recognition of Pivotal Scientific Research and Continued Commitment Towards the NBFNational Blood Foundation
  6. 2012
    Fellow in Critical Care MedicineAmerican College of Critical Care Medicine
  7. 2012
    Epidemiology and Outcomes Specialty Award - Society of Critical Care MedicineSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  8. 2012
    Exemplary mentor in the positive development of junior colleagues in the professionThe Quality of Life Research Center, Claremont Graduate University
  9. 2012
    Outstanding InvestigatorDepartment of Internal Medicine
  10. 2008
    Distinguished Mentor AwardMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  11. 2008
    Epidemiology and Outcomes Specialty AwardSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  12. 2007
    Best Abstract Award for "Transfusion from Male-Only vs Female Donors in Critically Ill Recipients of High Plasma Volume Components"International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM)
  13. 2007
    CHEST Meeting - Best Poster AwardAmerican College of Chest Physicians
  14. 2006
    Presidential Citation, Critical Care AssemblyAmerican Thoracic Society
  15. 2004
    In Training AwardSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  16. 2002
    Dr. Ralph and Marian C. Falk Trust Grant to advance promising clinical research careersMayo Foundation
  17. 2001
    Academic Clinician Award, Critical Care Fellowship ProgramMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  18. 2000
    Outstanding Fellow Teacher Award, Critical Care Fellowship ProgramMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  19. 2000
    Outstanding Fellow Teacher AwardCritical Care Fellowship Program, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 1999
    Best ResidentNew York Methodist Hospital
  21. 1999
    Outstanding Research AwardNew York Methodist Hospital
  22. 1998
    Best ResidentNew York Methodist Hospital
  23. 1987
    Hasan Brkic Award for Outstanding Achievement in Medical SchoolUniversity of Sarajevo

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MemberDepartment of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Performance and Recruitment Committee
  2. 2020 - present
    ChairCritical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program, Critical Care Quality Subcommittee
  3. 2018 - present
    MemberCritical Care IMP Diversity and Inclusion Subcommittee
  4. 2017 - present
    DirectorUS Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group, National Institutes of Health
  5. 2014 - 2016
    Director-ElectUS Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group, National Institutes of Health
  6. 2012 - present
    FellowSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  7. 2011 - 2012
    2nd Vice PresidentBosnian & Herzegovinian-American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  8. 2011 - present
    Standing Committee MemberUS Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group, National Institutes of Health
  9. 2010 - present
    Chair/FounderUS Critical Illness and Injury Trials Network, Lung Injury Prevention Study Group, National Institutes of Health
  10. 2009 - 2018
    ChairCritical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program, Critical Care Research Subcommittee
  11. 2009
    MemberClinical Analytics Coordination Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Workgroups
  12. 2008
    MemberInternational Consensus Conference on Diagnosis and Management of Adrenal Insufficiency in the Critically Ill, Florence, Italy
  13. 2008
    Jury memberAmerican Thoracic Society
  14. 2008
    Jury memberEuropean Society of Intensive Care Medicine
  15. 2008
    MemberAmerican Lung Association
  16. 2008 - present
    MemberResearch Resources Review Committee, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  17. 2008 - present
    RepresentativeUS Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group, National Institutes of Health
  18. 2008 - present
    MemberPathogenesis Committee, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Network, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
  19. 2007 - 2009
    MemberProtocol Review Panel, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  20. 2006 - present
    MemberSteering Committee, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Network, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
  21. 2006 - present
    MemberWorking Group on TRALI, American Association of Blood Banks
  22. 2006 - 2011
    MemberTRALI SCOOR, Pathogenesis Committees, American Association of Blood Banks
  23. 2006 - 2010
    MemberSurviving Sepsis Minnesota
  24. 2006 - 2008
    MemberQUEST Outcomes Research Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  25. 2006 - 2008
    Faculty MemberEmergency and Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of 1000
  26. 2006 - 2008
    MemberFaculty of 1000
  27. 2006 - 2008
    MemberEmergency and Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of 1000
  28. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Blood Banks
  29. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Chest Physicians
  30. 2005 - 2013
    MemberClinical Research Training Program Admission/Academic Progress Committee, Education Committee, Clinical Research Training Program
  31. 2005 - 2007
    MemberCritical Care Informatics Committee, Strategic Alliances
  32. 2005 - present
    MemberCritical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program, Critical Care Research Subcommittee
  33. 2005 - present
    MemberEuropean Society of Intensive Care Medicine
  34. 2004 - 2007
    MemberSepsis Interest Group
  35. 2004 - 2007
    MemberTransfusion in the ICU interest group
  36. 2004 - present
    MemberMechanical Ventilation International Study Group
  37. 2004 - 2007
    MemberVentilator Management Interest Group, Strategic Alliances
  38. 2003 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Critical Care Assembly, American Thoracic Society
  39. 2003 - 2006
    DirectorCritical Care Web Site, American Thoracic Society
  40. 2000 - present
    MemberAmerican Thoracic Society
  41. 2000 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Chest Physicians
  42. 1999 - 2016
    MemberCritical Care Education Committee, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  43. 1999 - 2003
    MemberDevelopment and Maintenance of Critical Care Fellowship Web Site, Critical Care Education Committee, Critical Care Service
  44. 1999 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  45.  
    JurorInternational Consensus Conference on Diagnosis and Management of Adrenal Insufficiency in the Critically Ill, Florence, Italy
  46.  
    Jury memberSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  47.  
    MemberCollege of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Council of Teaching Hospitals, Association of American Medical Colleges and American Medical Association

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.