Joe Grubenhoff, MD


Emergency Care

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Academic - Assistant Professor


Golden Stethoscope - Patient/Physician Commumnication
Awarding Body: University of Colorado
Date: 2011
Description: This award is given by the School of Medicine Foundations of Doctoring Program for displaying excellent patient/physician communication skills.

Ludwig-Seidel Award
Awarding Body: Academic Pediatric Association
Date: 2008
Description: This award is given for the best research by a pediatric emergency medicine fellow at the annual Pediatric Academic Society Meeting.

Biography & Interests

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide evidence-based family-centered care for ill and injured children. I recognize that children are their parents' most prized possession and hope to incorporate their dedication and skill in the care of their child.

Research Interests

I am interested in better diagnosis and management of mild traumatic brain injury in children.

Education & Training

Medical Schools

St. Louis University School of Medicine  - Medicine (2002)


University of Colorado (Childrens Hospital Colorado) Program  - (2003)

Undergraduate Schools

The Colorado College  - Biology (1997)


American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine - Fellow

Research & Grants

Lorazepam Efficacy and Safety Study
Sponsor: NICHD
Amount: $140,656
Begins: 2009

Early Career Award
Sponsor: Thrasher Research Fund
Amount: $25,000
Begins: 2010

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