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Robert Francis Poirier Jr., MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas

Emergency Medicine

Board Certifications

Emergency Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Emergency medicine

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Financial Disclosures

Location(s)

Location(s)

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

1 Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-758-6787

Education

Education

Chief Resident: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2003
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Lous, Missouri 2003
Medical Degree: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, St. Maarten, N.A. through Yale University Medical Center 1999
B.S.: Biology, Georgetown University, Washington D.C. 1994

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Impact of order set design on urine culturing practices at an academic medical centre emergency department.
Munigala S, Jackups RR Jr, Poirier RF, Liang SY, Wood H, Jafarzadeh SR, Warren DK
BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Aug; 27(8)587-592. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2017-006899.

PMID:
    29353243
    [PubMed - in process]
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An emergency department patient flow model based on queueing theory principles.
Wiler JL, Bolandifar E, Griffey RT, Poirier RF, Olsen T
Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Sep; 20(9)939-46. doi: 10.1111/acem.12215.

PMID:
    24050801
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Emergency severity index triage system correlation with emergency department evaluation and management billing codes and total professional charges.
Wiler JL, Poirier RF, Farley H, Zirkin W, Griffey RT
Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Nov; 18(11)1161-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2011.01203.x.

PMID:
    22092897
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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"Hook-like effect" causes false-negative point-of-care urine pregnancy testing in emergency patients.
Griffey RT, Trent CJ, Bavolek RA, Keeperman JB, Sampson C, Poirier RF
J Emerg Med. 2013 Jan; 44(1)155-60. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2011.05.032.

PMID:
    21835572
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians and health professionals are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians and health professionals work collaboratively with pharmaceutical, medical device or other medical care related companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our physicians and health professionals have an ownership or potential ownership interest in a commercial company; and/or are paid by a commercial company to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians or health professionals must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this website, physicians and health professionals earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following financial interests during calendar year 2018:

Company Name: Enpharmix

Royalties:

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2019