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Patricia A. Brock, MD

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1983 University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, MD, Medicine
1975 Ball State University, Muncie, IN, BSN, Nursing

Postgraduate Training

9/2013-2/2014 Heart of Leadership Training, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
9/2012-3/2013 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management, Rice University - Jesse H Jones Graduate School of Business, Houston, TX
1985-1988 Clinical Residency, General Surgery, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
1984-1985 Clinical Residency, General Surgery, Parkland Hospital, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX
1983-1984 Clinical Internship, Surgery, Parkland Hospital, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX

Board Certifications

2/1990 American Board of Surgery

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 5/2004-8/2010
Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1990-1991

Administrative Appointments/Responsibilities

Education Director (Department level), Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2013-present

Institutional Committee Activities

Member, HIV Opt-out HIV testing in the EC, 2014-present
Member, Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, 2010-present

Professional Memberships

American Medical Association
Member, 2012-present
Harris County Medical Association
Member, 2014-present
National School of Tropical Medicine, Houston, TX
Member, 2012-present
Texas Medical Association
Member, 2014-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Viets-UpChurch J, Silvestre J, Rice TW, Brock Patricia, Todd K. Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression: A Review. Emergency Medicine 46(1), 1/2014.
2. Hoxhaj S, Davila JA, Modi P, Kachalia N, Malone K, Ruggerio MC, Miertschin N, Brock P, Fisher A, Mitts B, Giordano TP. Using Nonrapid HIV technology for routine, opt-out HIV screening in a high-volume urban emergency department. Ann Emerg Med 58(1 Suppl 1):S79-84, 7/2011. PMID: 21684414.
3. Jordan PH, Brock PA, Pikoulis E. Glucagon facilitates end-to-end pancreaticojejunostomy. J Am Coll Surg 184(4):401-2, 4/1997. PMID: 9100688.
4. Brock PA, Jordan PH, Barth MH, Rose AG. Portal vein aneurysm: a rare but important vascular condition. Surgery 121(1):105-8, 1/1997. PMID: 9001559.
5. Bland KI, Kuhns JG, Buchanan JB, Dwyer PA, Heuser LF, O'Connor CA, Gray LA, Polk HC. A clinicopathologic correlation of mammographic parenchymal patterns and associated risk factors for human mammary carcinoma. Ann Surg 195(5):582-94, 5/1982. PMCID: PMC1352563.

Abstracts

1. Brock PA, Hall AJ, Page VD, Merriman KW, Reyes-Gibby CC, Yeung SJ, Todd KH, Elsayem AF. Neuroimaging and Outcome of Patients with Altered mental status in the Emergency Department of a Comprehensive Cancer Center. American Society of Clinical Oncology. In Press.
2. Brock PA, Hall AJ, Page VD, Merriman KW, Reyes-Gibby CC, Yeung SJ, Todd KH, Elsayem AF. Neuroimaging and Outcome of Patients with Altered mental status in the Emergency Department of a Comprehensive Cancer Center. Journal of Clinical Oncology. In Press.
3. Hall AJ, Brock PA, Merriman KW, Page VD, Reyes-Gibby CC, Elsayem AF. Altered mental status and the role of neuroimaging in the emergency center of a comprehensive cancer center, 9/2013.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: HIV Testing at MD Andersonís Emergency Center and Medical Oncology Program at LBJ; implementation of routine testing for HIV at MD Andersonís Emergency Center and Medical Oncology Program at LBJ
Funding Source: Gilead Sciences Inc
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Terry W. Rice
Duration: 1/2014 - present

Last updated: 7/21/2014