Bram Dolcourt, M.D.

Bram Dolcourt, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Associate Residency Director SGH & Chair CCC

bdolcour@dmc.org

Bram Dolcourt, M.D.

Office Location

6071 West Outer Drive
Lourdes Bldg.
4th Floor
Detroit, MI 48235

Education

Doctor of Medicine
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Aug 2000-May 27, 2004

Master of Science
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Chemistry
August 1995-May 23, 1999

Bachelor of Arts: Cum Laude
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA,
Chemistry
August 1995-May 23, 1999

 

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

M.D.

Residency

Henry Ford Hospital
Emergency Medicine
June 2004 - June 2007

Fellowships

Children's Hospital of Michigan
Medical Toxicology
July 2007 - June 2009

Prior Appointments

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS

Assistant Professor 
Wayne State University
July 2009 - Present

HOSPITAL OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

American College of Emergency Physician’s Academic Affairs Committee
July 20, 2016-Present

Sinai Grace Hospital Continuous Quality Improvement Committee
July 1, 2015-Present

Associate Residency Director
Emergency Medicine
Sinai Grace Hospital
Oct 23, 2014-Present

MCEP Education Committee
July 28, 2014

Clinical Competency Committee, Chair
July 1, 2013-Present

DMC Medical Staff Hearing Panel
June 7, 2012-Oct 20, 2012

DMC/VHS System Wide Sepsis Committee
August 2011 – December 2013

Assistant Residency Director
Emergency Medicine
Sinai Grace Hospital
Oct 1, 2010 – Oct 23, 2014

Acting Associate Director of Medical Toxicology
Children’s Hospital of Michigan
May 1, 2010 – September 30, 2010

System Wide Critical Care Committee
July 2009 – July 2016

System Wide Medication Safety Committee
July 2009 – Sept 2012

 

Courses taught

Teaching at Wayne State University

Medical Students

Critical Care in the Emergency Department, Sinai Grace Hospital Course Director
Sept 2012-June, 2016

Emergency Medicine
July 1, 2009-Present

Medical Toxicology Rotation
July 1, 2009-Present

Residents

2016 Sinai Grace Intern Orientation – Course Director
July 2016

Critical Care in the Emergency Department, Sinai Grace Hospital Course Director
Oct 1, 2010-June 2016

Assistant Residency Director
Sinai Grace Hospital
Emergency Medicine
Oct 1, 2010-Present

Teaching Physician
Emergency Medicine
Sinai Grace Hospital
July 1, 2009-Present

Teaching Physician
Emergency Medicine
Detroit Receiving Hospital
July 1, 2009-Dec 31, 2012

Medical Toxicology Rotation
July 1, 2009-Present

Fellows

Teaching Physician, Medical Toxicology
July 1, 2009- Present

 

Professional Experience

SERVICE

Wayne State University

DMC Emergency Medicine Resident Retreat Chaperone/Facilitator
July 23-24, 2014

VHS/DMC Emergency Medicine Resident Retreat Chaperone/Facilitator
July 17-18, 2013

Emergency Medicine Education Committee, Member
July 1, 2013-present

VHS/DMC Emergency Medicine Resident Retreat Chaperone/Facilitator
July 18-19, 2012

Affiliate medical organizations

Sepsis “Physician Champion” for the MHA Keystone Initiative)
Sinai Grace Hospital
August 2011- Present

DMC Department of Surgery
Hyperbaric Medicine
Detroit Receiving Hospital
July 2009-2010

Professional 

ACEP Alternate Councilor, Michigan Delegation
Oct 26-29, 2015

ACEP Alternate Councilor, Michigan Delegation
Oct 25-27, 2014

MCEP Education Committee Member
Jan 2014-Present

ACEP Alternate Councilor, Michigan Delegation
Oct 12-13, 2013

MCEP Leadership Development Program
Jan-Dec 2013

MCEP Mock Oral Board Examiner
Mar 16, 2013

MCEP Mock Oral Board Examiner
Mar 17, 2012

MCEP Mock Oral Board Examiner
Feb 19, 2011

MCEP Mock Oral Board Examiner
Mar 20, 2010

Consulting

Portnoy and Roth, PC
Aug 2013-Dec 2013

Officer of the Prosecuting Attorney
Oakland County Michigan
July 2014-July 2015



Scholarly Service and Other Service

Community

“Holiday Hazards,” Health Talk with Niru Prasad, West Bloomfield Public Access
December 6, 2009

“Toxic Toys,” WWJ News Radio, Detroit
December 5, 2007

 

Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications

1. Kawai Y, DeMonbrun AG, Chambers RS, Nolan DA, Dolcourt BA, Malas NM, Quasney MW. “A Previously Healthy Adolescent With Acute Encephalopathy and Decorticate Posturing.” Pediatrics. 2017 Jan;139(1). pii: e20153779. doi: 10.1542/peds.2015-3779. PMID:27940505
Reviewed and rewrote sections of the manuscript after initial rejection

2. Byrne B, Sherwin R, Courage C, Baylor A, Dolcourt B, Brudzewski JR, Mosteller J, Wilson RF. “Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Systemic Gas Embolism after Hydrogen Peroxide Ingestion.” J Emerg Med. 2013 Nov 22. PMID: 24268898
Reviewed case and discussion from the Toxicology perspective

3. Donnino MW, Miller J, Goyal N, Loomba M, Sankey SS, Dolcourt B, Sherwin R, Otero R, Wira C. “Effective Lactate Clearance is Associated with Improved Outcomes in Post-Cardiac Arrest Patients” Resuscitation 2007 Nov;75(2):229-34. PMID: 17583412
One of many involved. Developed the abstraction tool and method and abstracted several cases

Book Authorships, Editorships, and Chapters

  1. Dolcourt, BA. “Altered Mental Status.” Chapter in Rosh and Buchanan (eds) PreTest Emergency Medicine, Fourth Edition. McGraw-Hill; 2016
     
  2. Dolcourt, BA. “Toxicology.” Chapter in Rosh and Buchanan (eds) PreTest Emergency Medicine, Fourth Edition. McGraw-Hill; 2016
     
  3. Shabbadin, T, Dolcourt, BA. “Atypical Antidepressants.” Chapter in Kazzi and Shih et al (eds). The AAEM/RSA Toxicology Handbook, Second Edition. United Press; 2011.
     
  4. Rhee J, Aaron CK, Dolcourt BA “Pesticides, Chapter 161” in Rosen’s Emergency Medicine, Seventh Edition, Mosby, 2009
     

Other Information

MAJOR PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Medical Association
American College of Emergency Physicians
American College of Medical Toxicology
Michigan College of Emergency Physicians