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Niveen Hanna, MD, FACS Curriculum Vitae

Capital Health Surgical Group
Two Capital Way, Suite 356
Pennington, NJ 08534
Tel: 609-537-6000
Fax: 609-537-6002

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Work experience
2005-2014

Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ
Associate Director, Trauma/Surgical Critical Care
Chair, Trauma Performance Improvement Committee

  • Practice Trauma/Surgical Critical Care/General Surgery
  • Developed multiple protocols to improve the care of trauma patients including Massive Transfusion, Anticoagulation reversal, ICP management, Ventilator Weaning, ED Triage protocols
  • Helped in three site visits for the ACS verification of maintaining a Level II trauma center status for Jersey Shore University Medical Center
2004-2005

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY

  • Fellow Surgical Critical Care
  • Per Diem Attending Trauma/General Surgery
2001-2004

Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ

  • Assistant Director Trauma/Surgical Critical Care
  • Practice Trauma/Surgical Critical Care/General Surgery
2000-2001

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY

  • Affiliate of Cornell Medical College
  • Chief Resident in General Surgery
1996-2000

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY

  • Affiliate of New York Medical College
  • Resident in General Surgery
Education
1992-1996 M.D. University Of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
1990-1992 B.S. Rutgers University, Newark College of Arts and Sciences, Newark, NJ
1988-1990    Rutgers University, College of Pharmacy, New Brunswick, NJ 
Certifications
Diplomat American Board of Surgery (10/29/2002)
Recertified (12/2010)
Fellow American College of Surgeons (10/10/2004)
Subspecialty certification Critical Care Certifying Exam 
Certified (10/2006)
BLS, ACLS, PALS, ATLS   
Licenses
New York State
New Jersey
Honors and awards
1992 Graduated Cum Laude
1992 Golden Elrenmeyer Award
2006 Nurse's Choice Physician of The Year Award
Research experience
1995-1996 Researched the effects of Somatostatin on Pheochromocytoma cell lines 
under the auspices of Susan Feldman, MD
Presentations:  
Basic Science Electrolyte and Metabolic Disturbances; FCCS course, JSUMC, 2006
Clinical Trauma in Pregnancy, Trauma Lecture Series, JSUMC, 2007
  Shock in Trauma, PHTLS, JSUMC, 2003
Publications

Septicemia secondary to ileus in trauma patients : a human model for bacteria l translocation 
Niveen Hanna 
Jersey Shore Regional Trauma Center, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune,NJ 
07754 0394, USA 
South Med J 103:461-3.2010