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    Hospital Affiliations
    Saint Francis Hospital & Medical Center
    University of Connecticut’s John Dempsey Hospital (courtesy)

    Honors and Awards
    2014  US DOJ, Office for Victims of Crime, National Crime Victim Service Nominee Washington, DC

    2014  National Arts Foundation, Annual Benefit, 2nd Prize, Photography  Hartford, Connecticut

    2013  Connecticut Hospital Association, Healthcare Hero  Wallingford, Connecticut

    2013  Best Faculty Teacher, UCONN School of Medicine—GME  Farmington, Connecticut

    2013 Saint Francis Hospital & Medical Center, Community Action Award  Hartford, Connecticut

    2013  Sisters of Saint Joseph of Chambery Award  Hartford, Connecticut

    2011  American Red Cross Medical Professionals Award, Nominee  Farmington, Connecticut

    2010  Best Faculty Teacher, UCONN School of Medicine--GME  Farmington, Connecticut

    Selected or Recent Journal Articles
    1. Marinelli LW, Thaker S, Borrup K, Shapiro DS, et al. Hartford’s Gun Buy-back Program: Are we on target? Connecticut Med 2013; 77(8):453-9.

    2. Feeney JM, Loiacono LA, Shapiro DS. Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia and Anoxia Due to Hanging: Case Series and Review of the Literature. Connecticut Med 2013; 77(6): 347-51.

    3. Bliss LA, Ross-Richardson CB, Sanzari LJ, Shapiro DS, Lukianoff AE, Bernstein BA & Ellner SJ. Thirty day outcomes support implementation of a surgical safety checklist. JACS 2012; 215(6):766-76.

    4. Feeney J, Jayaraman V, Spilka J, Shapiro D, Ellner S, Marshall W, & Jacobs L. Prehospital HMG Co-A reductase inhibitor use and reduced mortality in hemorrhagic shock due to trauma. Eur J Trauma Em Surg 2012; 38(2):171-6.

    5. Shapiro DS & Ellner SJ.  Surgical Quality: The Best Technology. Conn Med, June-July 2011; 75:6(365-6).

    6. Feeney J, Jayaraman V, Luk S, Shapiro D, Virk M, Twohig M & Jacobs L. Retrospective review of the costs of routine pelvic xrays in trauma setting. Am Surg 2011 Mar; 77(3):337-41.

    7. Shapiro DS & Loiacono LL. Mean arterial pressure: therapeutic goals and pharmacologic support (chapter), in: Optimizing Hemodynamic Support in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Crit Care Clin 2010, 26:285-293.

    8. Loiacono LL & Shapiro DS. Detection of hypoxia at the Cellular Level (chapter), in: Optimizing Hemodynamic Support in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Crit Care Clin 2010, 26:409-21.

    9. Spoerke N, Underwood S, Differding J, Van P, Sambasivan C, Shapiro D, Schreiber M. Effects of ethanol intoxication and gender on blood coagulation.  J Trauma, 2010; 68(5): 1106-11.

    10. Shapiro DS. Beating Guns into Nonlethal Gift Cards. Hartford Courant Op-Ed. December 4, 2009.