S. Eliza Halcomb, MD
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Areas of Clinical Interest
Washington University School of Medicine
Division of Emergency Medicine
660 South Euclid Avenue
Campus Box 8072
Toxicology, emergency medicine, global health
B.A.: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1991
Medical Degree: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin Ireland, 2000
Residency: Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2004
Fellowship: Toxicology - New York City Poison Control Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, 2006
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Honors and Awards
Golden Stethoscope Award, Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, 2012
Clinical Teaching Award, Washington University Medical School, 2009
Golden Apple Award, Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, 2007
Resident of the Year, Washington University School of Medicine, 2004
Clinical Teaching Award, Emergency Medical Program, Washington University School of Medicine, 2004
Toxicology Award, Emergency Medicine Program, Washington University, 2003
Association of Graduates Medal, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 2000
CPC Winner - Biological Society, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 2000
Akrouh A, Halcomb SE, Nichols CG, Sala-Rabanal M. Molecular Biology of KATP channels and implications for health and disease. IUBMB Life. 2009; 61(10): 971-978.
Mullins ME, Dribben WH, Halcomb SE. Comment: Frequency of Medication errors with intravenous acetylcysteine for acetaminophen overdose. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 2008(42).
Halcomb SE, Nelson LS. Case Files of the Medical Toxicology Fellowship Training Program at the New York City Poison Control Center. Hypotensive Death: Therapeutic Complication or Suicide? Journal of Medical Toxicology, 2006;2(2): 75-80.
Halcomb L. Symptomatic Hypoglycemia: Case Report. The NY State Poison Centers Toxicology Letter. 2006; 11(1):4-5.
Halcomb SE, Holubek WJ, Vassallo SU. The Clinical Approach to Coma. European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2006; ?13 (6):364
Halcomb SE, Mullins M, Goklaney A, Sivilotti M. Pharmacokinetic effects of Coingested Diphenhydramine or Oxycodone on Simulated Acetaminophen Overdose. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2005; 12(2):169-72.
Halcomb SE, Nelson LS. A Fatal Drug Interaction: Case Report. The NY State Poison Centers Toxicology Letter 2005; 9(5):?3-4.
Books and Book Chapters
Halcomb SE, Nelson LS. Essential Oils: In Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies. 8th Ed. McGraw Hill, New York. In press.
Halcomb SE, Mullins ME, Brenner S. Medical Emergencies. Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics. 33rd Ed. Wolters Kluwer, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, St. Louis, MO 2010; 917-997.
Johnson M, McCammon C, Mullins M, Halcomb SE: Evaluation of a Novel N-Acetylcysteine Regimen for the treatment of acetaminophen toxicity. Annals of Pharmacology, 2011; 45(6):713-20.