Ernest E. Moore, MD

Ernest E. Moore, MD
Editor-in-chief of Journal of Trauma

Dr. Ernest E. Moore, MD serves as an Editor of the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Dr. Moore was the Chief of Trauma at the Denver General Hospital for over 35 years, and Chief of Surgery for 26 years. He has been a Member of Trauma Advisory Board at Cytosorbents Corporation since April 2013. He serves as Vice Chairman for Research and Professor of Surgery at the University of Colorado Denver and was the Bruce M. Rockwell Distinguished Chair in Trauma Surgery. Under Dr. Moore’s leadership, the Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center at Denver General became internationally recognized for innovative care of the injured patient, and its trauma research laboratory has been funded by the NIH for 25 consecutive years.
Dr. Moore has served as President of nine academic societies, including the Society of University Surgeons, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, International Association for the Surgery of Trauma, and the World Society of Emergency Surgery. Some of his awards include the Robert Danis Prize from the Society of International Surgeons, Orazio Campione Prize from the World Society of Emergency Surgery, and the Lifetime Achievement Award for Resuscitation Science from the American Heart Association. He has honorary fellowship in the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh and the American College of Emergency Physicians and is an honorary member of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Brazilian Trauma Society, Colombian Trauma Society, and Trauma Association of Canada. Dr. Moore is editor of the textbook Trauma, has more than 2500 publications, and has lectured extensively throughout the world.