The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston
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The Department of Anesthesiology

Faculty Biography

Compassionate Care While You Sleep


Peter D. Doyle, M.D.

Assistant Professor

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Education and Post-Graduate Training

  • Electrical/Biomedical Engineering,  The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
  • M.D., The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas
  • Transitional Internship, Highland General Hospital, Oakland, California
  • Anesthesiology Residency, The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston (UT Health), Houston, Texas, 2009 – Present
  • Medical Director,  Perioperative Services, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, 2006 – Present
  • Interim Chief of Staff, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, February – March 2007
  • Chief of Service, Department of Anesthesiology, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, 2002 – Present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas, 1998 – 2009
  • Attending Anesthesiology, Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas, 1998 – Present
  • Attending Anesthesiology, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, 1998 – Present
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Anesthesiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, 1992 – 1995
  • Staff Anesthesiologist, Columbia Bayshore Hospital, Houston, Texas, 1995 – 1996
  • Staff Anesthesiologist, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, 1992 – 1995

Certification

  • American Board of Anesthesiology Certified, #22758, 1993

Professional Organizations

  • American Association of Clinical Directors, 2007 – Present
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists, 1992 – Present
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiologists, 1992 – Present
    • Economics-Medicaid Sub-Committee, 2005 – 2006  Member 
  • Harris County Medical Society, 1992 – 2003

Awards

  • American Medical Association Physicians’ Recognition Award, 2002 – 2004
  • American Medical Association Physicians’ Recognition Award, 1998 – 2001
  • Tau Beta Pi – National Engineering Honor Society, 1984  

Current Grant Support

  • Co-PI:  “Checklists, Patient Safety, and Surgical Complications: Putting Innovation into Practice”. The University of Texas Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Grants Program: Quality and Safety Research Grant Proposal, 2009 – 2011

Selected Publications

  1. Meeks DW, Lally KP, Carrick MM, Lew DF, Thomas EJ, Doyle PD, Kao LS: Compliance with guidelines to prevent surgical site infections: as simple as 1-2-3? Am J Surg, 2010.  In press.
  2. Kao LS, Lew DF, Doyle PD, Carrick MM, Jordan VS, Thomas EJ, Lally KP: A tale of two hospitals: a staggered cohort study of targeted interventions to improve compliance with antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines. Surgery, 2010.  In press.

Scientific Presentations

  • Kilpatrick CC, Doyle PD, Reichman EF, Chohan L, Uthman M, Martinez I, Orejuela FJ:  Emotional intelligence and selection to administrative chief resident.  81st Annual Joint Meeting of the Texas Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and ACOG District XI, Galveston Texas, April 16-18,

Lectures

  • House Staff Orientation – Pain Management, June 2007
  • Surgical Care Improvement Project - 2006 to 2008 Past to Present (CME Lecture); Harris County Hospital District Annual Medical Staff Retreat, 2008
  • Moderator for the Harris County Hospital District Annual Medical Staff Retreat, June 2008

Grand Rounds

  • Moderator for Quarterly Joint Anesthesia – O.B. Conference at Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, 2004 – Present
  • Direct Weekly Grand Rounds, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, 2002 – 2008

Faculty Biography

Peter D. Doyle, M.D.
  • Peter D. Doyle, M.D.
    Assistant Professor
  • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5.020
    Houston, Texas 77030
  • e-mail: Peter.D.Doyle@uth.tmc.edu