Associate Professor Daniel Holena
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Dr. Holena is an associate professor of surgery and epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania where he serves as the section chief of Emergency Surgery. He has worked as a trauma surgeon at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania since 2009. After completing a Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology though the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics in 2015 while on a K12 training grant, in 2016 he was awarded K08 training grant through the National Heart Lung and Blood institute (K08 HL131995) to gain further expertise epidemiologic methods and experience in the conduct of clinical research the in the trauma population. His areas of research include trauma systems, the interhospital transport of injured patients, and the application of the Failure to Rescue (FTR) metric to trauma populations.