Professor Bryan A. Cotton
Director, Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Surgery Fellowships, The University of Texas, USA
Bryan A. Cotton, MD, MPH is currently the John B Holmes Professor in Clinical Sciences and Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. In addition, he is the Director of the Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery, and Acute Care Surgery Fellowships at UT-Houston. His clinical specialties are trauma surgery and surgical critical care.
Dr. Cotton’s research focuses on identifying best resuscitation strategies for hemorrhagic shock, the early prediction of patients who will receive massive transfusion of blood and blood products and use of thrombelastography to guide resuscitation and correct coagulopathy following injury. He has held funding from the National Institute’s of Health and the Department of Defense.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians-Glasgow.