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Zachary Jarou

TitleClinical Associate
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentMedicine-Emergency Medicine
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Zach Jarou, MD is an Administration, Quality, Informatics, and Policy Fellow with the American College of Emergency Physicians and in the Section of Emergency Medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center where he is concurrently obtaining his MBA from the Chicago Booth School of Business. He attended the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and completed specialty training at the Denver Health Residency in Emergency Medicine, part of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado. Dr. Jarou is Past President of the Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association, a membership organization of more than 18,000 medical students, residents, fellows, and alumni, whose mission is to serve as the voice of emergency medicine physicians-in-training and the future of our speciality. His interests include human-computer interaction with electronic health records, clinical decision support, health information exchange and interoperability, data analytics, leadership development, strategy, and value-based health care.

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    Denver Health Residency in Emergency Medicine, Denver, CO06/2018
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MIMD05/2014
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    2018ACEP President’s Award for Outstanding Service
    2017ASAE Power of A: Power to Innovate
    2016Denver Health Community Pillar Award
    2016Stephen J Wolf, MD Innovative Thinking Award
    2014ACEP National Outstanding Medical Student Award

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    1. Nikolla DA, Jaqua BM, Tuggle T, Jarou ZJ. Differences Between Emergency Medicine Residency Programs That Accept the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination of the United States and Those That Prefer or Only Accept the United States Medical Licensing Examination. Cureus. 2022 Feb; 14(2):e22704. PMID: 35386163.
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    2. Beiser DG, Jarou ZJ, Kassir AA, Puskarich MA, Vrablik MC, Rosenman ED, McDonald SA, Meltzer AC, Courtney DM, Kabrhel C, Kline JA. Predicting 30-day return hospital admissions in patients with COVID-19 discharged from the emergency department: A national retrospective cohort study. J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open. 2021 Dec; 2(6):e12595. PMID: 35005705.
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    3. Buchanan JA, Moreira M, Taira T, Byyny R, Jarou Z, Taylor TA, Sungar WG, Angerhofer C, Dyer S, White M, Amin D, D Lall M, Caro D, E Parsons M, Smith TY. Defining "county": A mixed-methods inquiry of county emergency medicine residency programs. AEM Educ Train. 2021 Sep; 5(Suppl 1):S87-S97. PMID: 34616979.
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    4. Jarou ZJ, Beiser DG, Sharp WW, Chacko R, Goode D, Rubin DS, Kurian D, Dalton A, Estime SR, O'Connor M, Patel BK, Kress JP, Spiegel TF. Emergency Department-initiated High-flow Nasal Cannula for COVID-19 Respiratory Distress. West J Emerg Med. 2021 Jul 20; 22(4):979-987. PMID: 35354003.
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    5. Grock A, Jordan J, Zaver F, Colmers-Gray IN, Krishnan K, Chan T, Thoma B, Alexander C, Alkhalifah M, Almehlisi AS, Alqahtani S, Anderson S, Anderson S, Andrews C, Andruko J, Antony N, Aryal D, Backus B, Baird J, Baker A, Batty S, Baylis J, Beaumont B, Belcher C, Benavides B, Benham M, Botta J, Berger Pelletier E, Bouchard N, Brazil V, Brumfield E, Bryson A, Bunchit W, Butler K, Buzikievich L, Calcara D, Carey R, Carrillo MR, Carroll S, Lyons C, Cassidy L, Challen K, Chan K, Chaplin T, Chatham-Zvelebil N, Chen E, Chen L, Chhabra S, Chin A, Chochi E, Choudhri T, Christensen J, Connors K, Coppersmith V, Cosgrove A, Costello G, Cullison K, D'Alessandro A, Wit K, Decock M, Delbani R, Denq W, Deutscher J, Devine B, Dorsett M, Duda T, Dueweke J, Dunphy T, Dyer S, Eastley KT, Edmonds M, Edwards K, Ehrman R, Elkhalidy Y, Fedor P, Ficiur B, Flynn C, Fraser B, Fu M, Fukakusa J, Funk E, Gaco D, Gawlik V, Ghaffarian K, Gharahbaghian L, Griffith A, Griffith P, Gronowski T, Grossman C, Gucwa J, Gupta P, Gustafson A, Guy A, Haas M, Haciski S, Hajdinjak E, Hall AK, Hammock R, Hansel J, Hart A, Hattin L, Herb B, Hilbert S, Hill J, Hill J, Ho A, House E, House N, Huang SYM, Huffman J, Inboriboon C, Ireland A, Jamal A, Jamil MA, Jansen V, Jarou Z, Jia V, Johnston L, Kalnow D, Kapur P, Kelly S, Kelson K, Kent W, Khakhkhar R, Khurana J, Kilp A, Knapp S, Kohler S, Kruhlak I, Lalani N, Lam S, Lank P, Laurie Z, Lea K, Leber E, Lee CH, Lenes H, Lenora N, Leontowicz J, Lien K, Lin M, Lin Y, Little A, Liu H, Liu I, Liu S, Louka S, Lovell E, Lowe D, Lubberdink A, Luc J, Ma SH, MacLeod H, Mancuso N, Maneshi A, May J, Mayo J, McDonnell M, McLellan S, McQuarrie C, Mead T, Meeuwisse C, Meloy P, Menzies P, Messman A, Miazga S, Mills L, Mix A, Montag S, Moore B, Morgenstern J, Mott S, Mukherj P, Mulla A, Nandalal S, Nikel T, Nood J, Nugent S, Oakland M, Oberholzer W, Otugo O, Oyedokun TS, Pardhan A, Patel K, Paterson Q, Patocka C, Patterson C, Pearlman J, Pelletier-Bui A, Phan M, Poonja Z, Powell A, Premkumar K, Prosen G, Puri V, Quaife T, Raffel R, Raja A, Ramunno R, Rang L, Rannazzisi S, Regan S, Rezaie SR, Ridderikhof M, Rogers V, Roh C, Rosenberg K, Roure M, Rudinsky S, Rudner J, Saleh A, Sanderson W, Scheirer O, Schofield P, Schunk P, Schwarz E, Shahrabadi P, Shappell E, Sheffield J, Singh M, Singson HC, Slessor D, Smith S, Sneath P, Sobehart R, Spearing K, Stempien J, Sternard B, Stratton T, Stuart K, Stuntz B, Susalla M, Sweeney C, Swisher L, Swoboda H, Syed S, Taira T, Tambe N, Tang R, Targonsky E, Taylor A, Taylor R, Taylor T, Ting P, Tiwald G, Tran E, Tran K, Trickovic J, Trinquero P, Tyagi A, Umana M, Vallance P, Van den Berg P, van Diepen K, Vargas L, Verbeek R, Viggers S, Vlodaver Z, Wagner M, Walji N, Walter J, Wan M, Wang R, Wanner G, Warawa W, Ward M, Weekes J, Weersink K, Weessies C, Whalen-Browne A, Whiteside B, Willis M, Wilmer J, Wong N, Woodcroft M, Woods R, Yau L, Yee J, Yeh C, Yurkiw K, Zaver F, Zozula A. The revised Approved Instructional Resources score: An improved quality evaluation tool for online educational resources. AEM Educ Train. 2021 Jul; 5(3):e10601. PMID: 34141997.
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    6. Blutinger EJ, Shahid S, Jarou ZJ, Schneider SM, Kang CS, Rosenberg M. Translating COVID-19 knowledge to practice: Enhancing emergency medicine using the "wisdom of crowds". J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open. 2021 Feb; 2(1):e12356. PMID: 33491003.
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    7. Huang RD, Lutfy-Clayton L, Franzen D, Pelletier-Bui A, Gordon DC, Jarou Z, Cranford J, Hopson LR. More Is More: Drivers of the Increase in Emergency Medicine Residency Applications. West J Emerg Med. 2020 Dec 10; 22(1):77-85. PMID: 33439811.
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    8. Zhang XC, Jarou ZJ, Danovich D, Kellogg AR, Lutfy-Clayton L, Kenney A, Edens MA, Hillman E. International Medical Graduate Advising Recommendations From the Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine Advising Student Committee. Cureus. 2020 Aug 30; 12(8):e10130. PMID: 33005544.
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    9. Siegel A, Chang PJ, Jarou ZJ, Paushter DM, Harmath CB, Arevalo JB, Dachman A. Lung Base Findings of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) on Abdominal CT in Patients With Predominant Gastrointestinal Symptoms. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2020 Sep; 215(3):607-609. PMID: 32301631.
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    10. Gallahue FE, Hiller KM, Bird SB, Calderone Haas MR, Deiorio NM, Hern HG, Jarou ZJ, Pierce A, Geiger T, Fletcher L. The AAMC Standardized Video Interview: Reactions and Use by Residency Programs During the 2018 Application Cycle. Acad Med. 2019 10; 94(10):1506-1512. PMID: 30893064.
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    11. Deiorio NM, Jarou ZJ, Alker A, Bird SB, Druck J, Gallahue FE, Hiller KM, Karl E, Pierce AE, Fletcher L, Dunleavy D. Applicant Reactions to the AAMC Standardized Video Interview During the 2018 Application Cycle. Acad Med. 2019 10; 94(10):1498-1505. PMID: 31219811.
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    12. Pasichow SH, Jarou ZJ, Nikolla DA, Qureshi MM, Epter ML. Response to "Creating Consensus: Revisiting the Emergency Medicine Scholarly Activity Requirement". West J Emerg Med. 2019 03; 20(2):376-379. PMID: 30881560.
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    13. Trent SA, Jarou ZJ, Havranek EP, Ginde AA, Haukoos JS. Variation in Emergency Department Adherence to Treatment Guidelines for Inpatient Pneumonia and Sepsis: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Acad Emerg Med. 2019 08; 26(8):908-920. PMID: 30343515.
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    14. Stobart-Gallagher M, Smith L, Giordano J, Jarou Z, Lutfy-Clayton L, Kellogg A, Hillman E. Recommendations from the Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors: Osteopathic Applicants. West J Emerg Med. 2019 Jan; 20(1):111-116. PMID: 30643612.
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    15. Bird S, Blomkalns A, Deiorio NM, Gallahue FE, Alker A, Hass MC, Dhaliwal R, Hern G, Haywood Y, Hiller K, Jarou Z, Patwari R, Woleben C, Wolfe R. Stepping Up to the Plate: Emergency Medicine Takes a Swing at Enhancing the Residency Selection Process. AEM Educ Train. 2018 Jan; 2(1):61-65. PMID: 30051069.
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    16. Weise SE, Aung K, Jarou ZJ, Mehrshahi P, Li Z, Hardy AC, Carr DJ, Sharkey TD. Engineering starch accumulation by manipulation of phosphate metabolism of starch. Plant Biotechnol J. 2012 Jun; 10(5):545-54. PMID: 22321580.
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