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Paul E. Bankey, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgery

Clinical Interests

Acute Care, Trauma; General Surgery

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-3022

Office: (585) 275-3022

Fax: (585) 275-0380

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Paul Bankey is Chief of the Division of Trauma, Burns and Emergency Surgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center and Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. He is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University Rochester School of Medicine.

Dr. Bankey earned his B.S. Chemical Engineering degree at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, and his medical degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Dr. Bankey also earned his Ph.D. in Nutritional Biochemistry from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. His postgraduate training included an internship and residency in General Surgery at the University of Minnesota Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis. He completed a subsequent fellowship in Critical Care Medicine also in Minneapolis in the Department of Surgery.

Dr. Bankey was a Kellogg Fellow in Surgical Nutrition Research and the Recipient of the John H. Davis Research Scholarship Award from the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Dr. Bankey completed an Executive Program in Health Care Leadership from the Simon School of Business Administration.

The author of numerous journal articles, books, and book chapters, Dr. Bankey has served as Principal Investigator on a NIGMS Training Grant and is the Program Director of the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Rochester. He serves on the Executive Council of the Surgical Infection Society as Secretary and the Scholarship Committee of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. He is an examination consultant to the American Board of Surgery and a scientific editor of the journals, SHOCK, and the Journal of Surgical Research.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Surgical Critical Care - American Board of Surgery
  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Education

1979
BS | Purdue University
Chemical Engineering with Distinction

1983
MD | Univ Minnesota Medical School
Medicine

1993
PhD | University of Minnesota
Nutritional Biochemistry; Minor - Cell Biology

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1984 - 06/30/1991
Residency in Surgery-General at University of Minnesota Hospitals & Clinic

07/01/1991 - 06/30/1992
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Critical Care Medicine at University of Minnesota Hospitals & Clinic

06/23/1983 - 07/01/1984
Internship in Surgery-General at University of Minnesota Hospitals & Clinic

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Awards

2012 - 2013
Chief Residents' Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester Surgery Department
Location: URMC

2003
Faculty Supervior, Robin Minelly, Resident Trauma Paper Winner
Sponsor: American College of Surgeons, COT
Location: Upstate NY Chapter

1999
Educational Achievement Star Award, Best New Course: Medical School Course
Sponsor: University of Massachusetts Medical School

1995
Young Surgeons Representative Fellowship
Sponsor: North Texas Chapter, American College of Surgeons

1994 - 1995
John H. Davis Faculty Research Scholarship
Sponsor: American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
Location: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Cent er at Dallas

1991
Best Poster Presentation
Sponsor: Surgical Infection Society, National Meeting

1989
Shock Society Research Travel Award
Sponsor: Shock Society

1988
Surgery Abstract Award
Sponsor: Society of Critical Care Medicine, Annual Meeting

1987 - 1989
Kellogg Fellowship in Nutrition: Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Effects on Macrophage Biology
Sponsor: Department of Food Science & Nutrition and Surgery, Research Lab
Location: University of Minnesota

1983
Alpha Omega Alpha - Medical Honorary
Sponsor: University of Minnesota

1978
Tau Beta Pi- National Engineering Honorary
Sponsor: Purdue University

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Publications

Journal Articles

5/2015
Kahn SA, Iannuzzi JC, Stassen NA, Bankey PE, Gestring M. "Measuring satisfaction: factors that drive hospital consumer assessment of healthcare providers and systems survey responses in a trauma and acute care surgery population." The American surgeon.. 2015 May 0; 81(5):537-43.

4/2015
Jeschke MG, Pinto R, Kraft R, Nathens AB, Finnerty CC, Gamelli RL, Gibran NS, Klein MB, Arnoldo BD, Tompkins RG, Herndon DN, . "Morbidity and survival probability in burn patients in modern burn care." Critical care medicine.. 2015 Apr 0; 43(4):808-15.

11/2014
Bandyopadhyay G, Bandyopadhyay S, Bankey PE, Miller-Graziano CL. "Elevated postinjury thrombospondin 1-CD47 triggering aids differentiation of patients' defective inflammatory CD1a+dendritic cells." Journal of leukocyte biology.. 2014 Nov 0; 96(5):797-807. Epub 2014 Jul 07.

Books & Chapters

2008
Chapter Title: Acute Renal Failure
Book Title: General Surgery: Principal and International Practice
Author List: P. Bankey
Edited By: K. Bland
Published By: Springer2008

2003
Chapter Title: Vascular Trauma
Book Title: Essential Practice of Surgery
Author List: P. Bankey
Edited By: Norton,. J, Bollinger, R, Chang, A, Lowry, S, Mulvihill, S, Pass, H, R. Thompson
Published By: Springer-Verlag2003

2001
Chapter Title: Acute Renal Failure
Book Title: The Practice of General Surgery
Author List: Bankey, P
Edited By: Kirby Bland, M.D.
Published By: W.B. Saunders2001

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