Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Dina m. Bates, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

CLINICAL INTERESTS:

  • ARDS
  • Post-intensive care syndrome
  • Reperfusion lung injury after pulmonary thromboendarterectomy
  • Cystic Fibrosis

INVESTIGATIVE INTERESTS:

  • Predictive/prognostic biomarkers in ARDS and reperfusion lung injury
  • Ventilator management strategies in ARDS
  • Post-intensive care syndrome / ICU outcomes
  • Therapeutic hypothermia

EDUCATION/TRAINING:

2000 – 2004      Yale University, New Haven, CT
                             BS, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

2004 – 2008      University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
                              MD

2008 – 2011      University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
                             Residency, Internal Medicine

2012 – 2015      UC San Diego Health System, San Diego, CA
                             Fellowship, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

PUBLICATIONS:

  • Bates DM, Fernandes TM, Duwe BV, King BO, Test VJ, Banks DA, Fedullo PF, Kim NH, Madani MM, Jamieson SW, Auger WR, Kerr KM.  Efficacy of a low-tidal volume ventilation strategy to prevent reperfusion lung injury after pulmonary thromboendarterectomy.  Ann Am Thorac Soc.  August 2015. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 26241077
  • Blumenfeld H, Rivera M, Vasquez JG, Shah A, Ismail D, Enev M, Zaveri HP.  Neocortical and thalamic spread of amygdala kindled seizures.  Epilepsia.  2007;48:254-62.

SELECTED ABSTRACTS/PRESENTATIONS:

  1. Bates DM, Fernandes TM, Auger WR, Kerr KM.  An Analysis of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Targeted Medication Before and After Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy for Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension.  Poster Presentation, American College of Chest Physicians International Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada, October 2015.
  2. Bates DM, Fernandes TM, Bates KB, Chiles PG, Kerr KM.  Temporal Trends in Plasma Angoipoietin-2 after Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy. Poster Presentation, American Thoracic Society International Conference, Denver, CO, May 2015.
  3. Bates DM, Fernandes TM, Bates KB, Chiles PG, Kerr KM.  Preoperative Plasma Angiopoietin-2 Levels May Predict Adverse Outcomes Following Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy. Oral Presentation, American Thoracic Society International Conference, Denver, CO, May 2015.
  4. Bates DM.  Suspected Sulfa-Resistant Pneumocystis Jirovecii Leading to Prophylaxis Failure and Pneumonia in an HIV-Negative, Immunocompromised Adult.  Poster Presentation, American Thoracic Society International Conference, Denver, CO, May 2015.
  5. Ismail DM.  Therapeutic Hypothermia in ARDS.  Journal Club. UC San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, October, 2012.
  6. Ismail DM, Bassmann GA, Netzer G, Reed RM, Schanholtz C.  Compliance with Low Tidal Volume Ventilation in Patients with Acute Lung Injury Intubated Outside of the Medical Intensive Care Unit. American Thoracic Society International Conference, Denver, CO, May 2011.
  7. Ismail DM.  The Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Look at ARDS through the Eyes of the ARDS Network.  Senior Conference.  University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, October 2010.
  8. Vahora H, Ismail DM. Arterial and venous thrombosis in a patient with ulcerative colitis.  American College of Physicians, Maryland Region, Annual Associates Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2010.
  9. Wirchansky W, Ismail DM, DenHaese R, Simard JM.  Molecular mechanism for the transactivation of epidermal growth factor receptor by adenosine in vascular smooth muscle cells.  University of Maryland School of Medicine Summer Research Program Poster Presentation, Baltimore, MD, August 2005.
  10. Ismail DM, El Maarouf A, Rutishauser U.  The role of polysialic acid in target layer selection by retinotectal axons.  Sloan-Kettering Institute Summer Research Program Poster Presentation, New York, NY, August 2001.

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

For referrals/information regarding the ICU Recovery Program, including the ICU Recovery Clinic and the Critical Illness Survivor Support Group, please email posticu@ucsd.edu.