Timothy J. Wiegand, M.D.

Timothy J. Wiegand, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 655
Rochester, NY 14642

Professional Bio

Tim Wiegand MD, DABAM, FACMT, FAACT attended Iowa State University and graduated with Honors and Distinction in 1995. He received his MD from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison, Wisconsin in 2004. Dr. Wiegand completed a categorical Internal Medicine residency at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota and completed fellowship training in Medical Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology at the University of California, San Francisco in 2006 and 2007 respectively. Dr. Wiegand also became Board Certified in Addiction Medicine in 2015. He was the Medical Director of the Rochester Poison Center until 2010 and currently serves as the Director of Toxicology and of the Toxicology Consult Service at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Dr. Wiegand is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at URMC and also a volunteer faculty member of the SUNY Upstate Medical Toxicology Fellowship program. Dr. Wiegand's research interests include billing, reimbursement and effectiveness of Medical Toxicology practice models, warning signs for suicide attempt in particular the use and involvement of alcohol or drugs in a suicide attempt and he is involved with wide variety of surveillance and research projects involving the bedside toxicology Registry the ACMT Toxic Case Registry.

Awards & Honors (National)

Informa award for best case report abstract | Informa | EAPCCT meeting, Brussels, Beligiun 2014
Award for the best abstract submitted to ASAM | American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) | Annual Meeting Chicago, IL 2013
Finalist for Informa award for best case report abstract | Informa | EAPCCT Annual Meeting 2011
Research award/ Platform Presenter | North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology (NACCT) | NACCT Annual Conference, San Antonio TX 2009
Research award/Presenter selection | European Association of Poison Control and Clinical Toxicology | EAPCCT Annual Meeting, Seville, Spain 2008
Loan Repayment Award for developing careers in Clinical Research | NIH 2006 - 2008
ACP regional finalist/Platform Presenter –Poster competition | ACP 2003

Awards & Honors (Local)

Certificate of Recognition and Honor for Quality and Commitment | Huther-Doyle Chemical Dependency Treatment Program | Rochester, New York 2013
Nominated to run for the American College of Medical Toxicology Board of Directors | American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) 2012
Strong Star | University of Rochester Medical Center 2011

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 26 available »

2014 Jun
Agarwala R, Ahmed SZ, Wiegand TJ. "Prolonged use of intravenous lipid emulsion in a severe tricyclic antidepressant overdose." Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology. 2014 Jun; 10(2):210-4.
2014 Jun
Phillips MA, Acquisto NM, Gorodetsky RM, Wiegand TJ. "Use of a physostigmine continuous infusion for the treatment of severe and recurrent antimuscarinic toxicity in a mixed drug overdose." Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology. 2014 Jun; 10(2):205-9.
2014
Gorodetsky RM;Wiegand TJ. "Dabagatran Case Report." Clinical Toxicology. 2014; .
2014
Marraffa J; Holland M;Sullivan R; Morgan B; Oakes J; Wiegand T, Hodgman M. "Loperamide Abuse Resulting in Cardiac Arrhythmias." England Journal of Medicine. 2014; .
2014
Spaziani ML; Schult R; Wiegand TJ. "Lisdexamfetamine ingestion resulting in hypertensive emergency treated with phentolamine." Clinical Toxicology. 2014; .

Current Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Toxicology - American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health2001
BS | Psychology | Iowa State University1995

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Medical Toxicology at University of California, San Francisco07/01/2004 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Internal Medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center07/01/2002 - 06/30/2004
Internship in Internal Medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center07/01/2001 - 06/30/2002