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Faculty

Steven Shirm, M.D.

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  • Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Sections

  • Emergency Medicine

Specialties

  • Emergency Medicine

Contact Information

  • Email: ShirmStevenW@uams.edu
    Phone: 501-364-1598
    Fax: 501-364-3480
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine, University Of Oklahoma, 1985
  • National Science Foundation Research, Northwestern State University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry, Phillips University, 1981

Training

  • Internship, Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1985-1986
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1986-1988

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • Arkansas Best Doctors, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc., 2009
  • Arkansas Best Doctors, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc., 2010
  • Arkansas Best Doctors Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Best Doctors in America Best Doctors, Inc., 2011
  • Arkansas Best Doctors, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Best Doctors in America Best Doctors, Inc., 2012

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Cash T., Deloach T., Graham J., Shirm S., Mian A. A standarized order set used in the emergency department for pediatric oncology patients with fever and neutropenia improves time to first does antibiotics.. Pediatric Emergency Care 2014 February; 30(2):91-3.
  • Journal Article, Graham J., Aitken ME., Shirm S. Correlation of measures of patient acuity with measures of overcrowding in a pediatric emergency department.. Pediatric Emergency Care 2011 August; 27(8):706-709.
  • Journal Article, Graham J., Storm EA., Lyle KC., Linam W., Romero J., Shirm S. Challenges and solutions: Pandemic 2009 H1N1 Influenza A in a pediatric emergency department. Amercian Journal of Disaster Medicine 2011 6:211-218.
  • Journal Article, Shirm S., Liggin R., Dick R., Graham J. Prehospital preparedness for pediatric mass casualty events. Pediatrics 2007 120:e756-e761.
  • Journal Article, Graham CJ, Shirm S, Liggin R, Aitken ME, Dick R. Mass casualty events in schools: a national preparedness survey. Pediatrics 2006; 117:e8-e15.
  • Journal Article, Graham CJ, Liggin R, Shirm S, Nation B, Dick R. Planning for a Mass Casualty Incident in Arkansas Schools. Journal of School Health 2005; 75::327-328.

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