Richard A. Oeckler, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Critical Care Specialist
  2. Pulmonologist

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Intensive care
  2. Mechanical ventilation
  • Intensive and critical care medicine
  • Disaster and austere environment medicine
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Acute lung injury
  • Ventilator-induced lung injury
  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • Lung cancer
  • Targeted and/or personalized therapeutic delivery
  • Mechanisms of cellular injury and repair
  1. 2011
    Fellow - Pulmonary and Critical Care MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2009
    Clinical Investigator - Thoracic DiseasesMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 2007
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2004
    MD/PhD - Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy in PhysiologyNew York Medical College
  5. 1997
    Masters - PhysiologyNew York Medical College
  6. 1994
    BA - PhilosophyFairfield University
  7. 1994
    BS - BiologyFairfield University

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Internal Medicine Residency AY 2017-2018Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2015
    Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Internal Medicine Residency AY 2015-2016Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2015
    Clinician of the Year, Mayo Clinic Critical Care Fellowship, AY 2015-2016Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  4. 2014
    Brewer Career Development Award for Pulmonary Fibrosis and Related Interstitial Lung Disease ResearchMayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  5. 2012
    Parker B. Francis Fellowship in Pulmonary ResearchParker B. Francis Foundation
  6. 2010
    Burgher Family Endowed Fellowship in Pulmonary DiseasesBurgher Family Fellowship
  7. 2008
    Best of SessionFASEB Summer Research Series: Lung Epithelium in Development and Disease
  8. 2007
    Clinical Loan Repayment Program (NIH-LRP)National Institutes of Health
  9. 2006
    Mayo Brothers Distinguished FellowshipMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  10. 2004
    Walter Redisch, M.D., Memorial Award, "In memory of Dr. Redisch, the embodiment of a true academic clinician and physician-scientist who dedicated his life to the application of basic research anDepartment of Physiology, New York Medical College
  11. 2004
    Martha Lucas Pate, Ph.D., Memorial Award, "In recognition of academic excellence and leadership in social and humane concerns in medicine, science or health.Trustees of New York Medical College, New York Medical College
  12. 2004
    Dean's Distinguished Research AwardNew York Medical College
  13. 2003
    Scholarship for Academic Excellence and Outstanding Service to the CommunityTarrytown Fire Department
  14. 2002
    Finalist21st Annual Medical Student Research Awards Program of the Associated Medical Schools of New York
  15. 2002
    First Place, New York Medical College 14th Annual Graduate Student Research Forum.New York Medical College
  16. 2001
    Service Medal-"Selfless dedication to the community in time of national disaster."Tarrytown Fire Department
  17. 2001
    Officer Medal-"Superior leadership under adverse conditions during and in the aftermath of September 11, 2001."Tarrytown Fire Department
  18. 2001
    Cournand and Cumroe Young InvestigatorCardiopulmonary Critical Care Council Scientific Sessions, American Heart Association
  19. 2001
    First Place18th Annual Eastern Hypertension Society of the American Heart Association's Annual Young Investigator's Research Forum
  20. 2001
    First Place, New York Medical College 13th Annual Graduate Student Research ForumNew York Medical College
  21. 1994
    Best Paper of SessionAmerican Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine - Discovery Program
  2. 2017 - present
    ChairMICU Leadership Team, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Critical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program
  3. 2017 - present
    Co-ChairMICU Morbidity and Mortality Review Committee, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Critical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program
  4. 2017 - present
    Medical DirectorMICU Leadership Team, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 2017 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Subcommittee, Critical Care IMP
  6. 2016 - 2018
    MemberUnited States Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group
  7. 2015 - 2018
    MemberAssociation of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  8. 2015 - 2018
    MemberAlliance for Academic Internal Medicine
  9. 2015 - 2018
    Subject Matter ExpertPlummer Project, Mayo Clinic
  10. 2014 - 2018
    Rotation DirectorEducation Coordinator for Critical Care, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2014 - present
    ChairRefractory Hypoxemia Workgroup, Critical Care Practice & Education Committees, Mayo Clinic Committees
  12. 2013 - 2018
    MemberMinnesota POLST Steering Committee
  13. 2013 - 2016
    FacultyMedical School Pulmonary Critical Care Course
  14. 2013 - present
    Co-ChairmanCritical Care Grand Rounds, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
  15. 2013 - present
    Committee MemberMinnesota POLST Steering Committee
  16. 2012 - 2019
    MemberRespiratory Structure and Function (RSF) Program Committee, American Thoracic Society
  17. 2012 - 2018
    Residency Applicant InterviewerInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  18. 2012 - 2017
    MemberWithholding Resuscitation Work Group
  19. 2012 - 2016
    Residency Applicant InterviewerPulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  20. 2012 - 2016
    Residency Applicant InterviewerCritical Care Medicine Fellowship Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  21. 2012 - 2014
    Protocol ReviewerThoracic Surgery Research Committee
  22. 2011 - 2015
    Principal InvestigatorThoracic Diseases Research Unit, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  23. 2011 - 2019
    MemberProgram Committee, Respiratory Structure and Function Assembly, American Thoracic Society
  24. 2011 - present
    MemberMedical Emergency Response Subcommittee (MERS), Mayo Clinic Committees
  25. 2011 - present
    MemberNational Association For Medical Direction Of Respiratory Care
  26. 2010 - 2013
    MemberEnvironmental Medicine Committee, Zumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  27. 2010 - 2012
    MemberSim Center Project Development-Training for Austere Environments
  28. 2010 - 2011
    Chief FellowPulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  29. 2010 - present
    MemberThoracic Diseases Education Committee, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  30. 2010 - present
    Leadership MemberCritical Care Education Committee, Critical Care Service, Department of Internal Medicine
  31. 2009 - 2012
    Founding MemberYoung Investigator Research Symposium Steering Committee
  32. 2008 - 2011
    ChairInformation Technology Subcommittee, Mayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  33. 2008 - 2010
    Fellow RepresentativeResuscitation Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  34. 2008 - 2009
    Chief FellowClinical Investigator Program, Mayo Clinic Committees
  35. 2008 - present
    MemberCritical Care Research Committee, Critical Care Service, Department of Internal Medicine
  36. 2008 - present
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  37. 2007 - 2019
    MemberThoracic Diseases Research Committee, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  38. 2007 - 2011
    MemberGoverning Council, Mayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  39. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican Thoracic Society
  40. 2007 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Chest Physicians
  41. 2007 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  42. 2004 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  43. 2004 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  44. 1999 - 2001
    Vice PresidentGraduate Student Association, New York Medical College
  45. 1999 - 2001
    MemberDean's Committee on Graduate Student Rights, New York Medical College
  46. 1999 - 2000
    MemberNew York Medical School, LCME Self Study Committee on the Graduate School of the Basic Medical Sciences
  47. 1999 - present
    MemberAmerican Physiological Society
  48. 1997 - 2012
    MemberAmerican Medical Association

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