John P McDonough

Professor • Director, Nurse Anesthesia Program

Nurse Anesthesia • Brooks College of Health

Areas of Expertise

Anesthesiology and pain management

Education

Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, Mass., A.S. (Nursing)
St. Anselm's College, Manchester, NH, B.S. (Nursing)
V.A. Medical Center, Des Moines, IA, Certificate in Nurse Anesthesia
Drake University, Des Moines, IA,
     Master of Science (adult education)
     Doctor of Education (counseling). Dissertation topic: Personality and Addiction
     Tendency (see "publications" for citation)
University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, Master of Science in Nursing
State University of New York, Stony Brook, Post Master’s Certificate, Family NP Program

U.S. Army Command and General Staff College
 

Biography

Dr. John McDonough is married to Martha McDonough, D.O., a practicing family physician. They have two grown sons and for grandchildren. Their son John is a graduate of University of Colorado, is an Army veteran and businessman Golden, CO. Brian graduated from Winchester University and the Graduate School of Nursing at the Uniformed Services University. He is an active duty officer and serves as a Commander (0-5) in the United States Public Heath Service as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Dr. McDonough is an avid sailor and holds FAA ratings and certificates as a commercial pilot, instrument rated, single and multiengine, land.
 

Awards

Outstanding Faculty Award, GSN, Uniformed Services University (USU), 1996
University Commendable Service Medal, USU, 1997
University Meritorious Service Medal, USU, 1998
Austrian Military Surgeon General's Distinguished Visitor Award 1997

Graduate Teaching Award, UNF Brooks College of Health, 2007

 

Affiliations

American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Editorial Board (2001-present)
Florida Board of Nursing (Gubernatorial appointment with Senate confirmation), 2008-present
Acute Pain, Member, International Editorial Board (former)
The Scientific World, Principal Editor, Anesthesiology Domain (former)
Open Airways (formerly Anesthesiology Bulletin) Member, Editorial Board (former)
AANA Journal, Former member, Editorial Advisory Board (former)
Member, National Advisory Board, Cadence Pharmaceuticals
Member, National Advisory Board, GlaxoSmithKline
Member, Scientific Review Panel, Robert Bosch Foundation (Stuttgart, Germany)
Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, Hill-Rom Europe
Hein u. Cie. Venture Management GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, Wissenschafterlicher
     Beirat (scientific advisor)
FDA/NIH Pulmonary Artery Catheter Clinical Outcome Study Group, Member 1998-99
American Psychological Association, College of Professional Psychology, Member,
     Expert Working Group to develop knowledge base and certification examination in psychopharmacology 1999-present
 

Grants and Contracts Awarded

Principle or Co-Investigator
USPHS, HRSA Nurse Anesthesia Traineeship grant # A22HP21706 $15,800 (2011-2012)
USPHS, HRSA AEN grant # 1D09 HP 09357 3rd yr funded at $476,680 (2010-2011)
USPHS, HRSA Nurse Anesthesia Traineeship grant $2,683 (2010-2011)
USPHS, HRSA AEN grant # 1D09 HP 09357 2nd yr funded at $481,589 (2009-2010)
USPHS, HRSA Nurse Anesthesia Traineeship grant $2,621 (2008-2009)
USPHS, HRSA grant # 1D09 HP 09357 1st yr funded at $618,150 (2008-2009)
USPHS, HRSA grant # 1D09 HP 09357. “Increasing diversity, cultural competence and clinical skills in a Nurse Anesthetist Program” 2008- Approved and funded (estimated at $1.6M).
USPHS, HRSA grant # 1D09 HP 00341 3rd yr funded at $363,639 (2004-2005)
USPHS, HRSA Nurse Anesthesia Traineeship grant $22,193 (2004-2005)
USPHS, HRSA grant # 1D09 HP 00341 2rd yr funded at $349,192 (2003-2004)
USPHS, HRSA Nurse Anesthesia Traineeship grant $7,042 (2002-2003)
USPHS, HRSA grant # 1D09 HP 00341 1st yr funded at $435,159 (2002-2003)
USPHS, HRSA grant # 1D09 HP 00341. “Expanding a Culturally Diverse Nurse Anesthesia Program”
2002-2005 Approved and funded (estimated at $1.15M).


A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study Assessing the Efficacy, Safety, and Pharmacokinetics of  Tigan(TM) Suppositories for the Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting (PONV). (Co-I) Mt. Sinai Medical Center, 2003. funded at $490,000.


A Phase II, Randomized, Single-Blind, Controlled Clinical Trial Assessing the Efficacy and Safety of Hemolink (hemoglobin raffimer) in Subjects Undergoing High-Blood-Loss Orthopedic Surgical Procedures. (Co-I) Mt Sinai Medical Center, 2002. Funded at 55,500.


The Safety of Desflurane versus Isoflurane in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease Undergoing Peripheral Vascular Surgery. (Co-I) Protocol I-653-28. Mt Sinai Medical Center, 2002. Funded at $60,000.
 

Publications & Presentations

Major Educational Presentations (extramurally funded presentations, since 2003)
McDonough, J. (2011, September)
Post operative pain management in the elderly: Does cognitive status matter? European Society of Regional Anesthesia. Dresden, Germany.
McDonough, J. (2011, September)
Anesthesia and pain management as a nursing specialty. AMC, University of Amsterdam. Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
McDonough, J. (2011, August)
Multimodal pain therapy: Is narcotic sparing really possible? American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Boston, MA
McDonough, J. (2011, June)
Multimodal pain therapy: How is it actually done? North Illinois Anes Conference, Skokie, IL
McDonough, J. (2011, June)
Non-opioid analgesia: Contemporary concepts. North Alabama Anes Conference. Birmingham. AL
McDonough, J. (2011, April) Academic preparation for nursing: Why is it crucial? Deutscher Berufsverband für Pflegeberufe (German Society for Nursing) Dusseldorf, Germany.
McDonough, J. (2011, January)
Cardiovasclar evaluation of preoperative patients. FANA. Orlando, FL.
McDonough, J. (2010, December)
CRNAs und deren Tätigkeit im amerikanischen Gesundheitswesen. (The role of the CRNA in the US Healthcare System) Deutsche Interdisziplinäre Vereinigung für Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin. (German Interdisciplinary Society for Intensive and Emergency Medicine) Hannover, Germany.
McDonough, J. (2010, October)
Multimodal Pain management. International Transplant Nurses Society World Congress. Minneapolis, MN
McDonough, J. (2010, September)
Ansprüche an die akademische Bildung zu Advanced Practice Nurses. The graduate education required to prepare Advanced Practice Nurses. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Fachkrankenpflege (German Society of Nurse Specialists) Stuttgart, Germany
McDonough, J. (2010, May)
Akademische pflegerische Weiterbildungsstrukturen: amerikanische Perspektiven zur Sicherung des Fachkräftenachwuchses (Academic graduate education for nurses: The American perspective on securing the future of advanced practice) Deutscher Pflegekongress (German Nursing Congress), Berlin
McDonough, J. (2010, May)
Academic preparation of ARNPs in the US. , Medical University of Innsbruck Anesthesiology Conference, Austria
McDonough, J. (2010, January)
Evaluation and management of pain. Florida Association of Nurse Anesthetists. Orlando, FL.
McDonough, J. (2009 October)
Objectives of translational research. PMU, Salzburg, Austria.
McDonough, J. (2009, October)
Effective analgesia and sustained strength associated with femoral nerve sheath infusion with fentanyl in total knee replacement. European Society of Regional Anesthesia Congress. Salzburg, Austria.
McDonough, J. (2009, May)
Dementia: A growing drain on the U.S. healthcare system
National Dementia Symposium, PMU, Salzburg, Austria
McDonough, J. (2009, May)
Advanced practice nursing: Effects on improving patient care
Florence Nightingale Keynote Lecture
Austrian Day of Nursing, Salzburg, Austria
McDonough, J. (2009, January)
Anesthesia and trauma: A multisystem approach
Florida Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Orlando, FL
McDonough, J. (2009, January)
Case management: Improving patient care through coordination
Salzburg, Austria
McDonough, J. (2008, October)
The scientific method: An essential component of nursing education
Salzburg, Austria
McDonough, J. (2008, July)
A graduate curriculum to prepare nurse anesthetists
St. Luke’s College of Nursing, Tokyo, Japan
The role of the CRNA in the US healthcare system.
St. Luke’s International Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
McDonough, J. (2008, June)
Psychiatric conditions: Effect on pain evaluation and management.
Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria.
McDonough, J. (2008, June)
The role distant education in international nursing education.
Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
McDonough, J. (2008, June)
Hypertension and tachycardia: Prevention and treatment during anesthesia
Medical errors: Causes and cures
California Association of Nurse Anesthetists, San Diego, CA
McDonough, J. (2008, April)
Addiction in nurse anesthesia: Current status of the problem.
DC Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2007, October)
Health Disparities Related to Culture: A Nursing Perspective. Symposium on Cultural Diversity. Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria.
McDonough, J. (2007, October)
The roll of the CRNA in pain treatment in the USA.
German Pain Congress. Berlin, Germany
McDonough, J. (2007, July)
Influence of a Breathing Technique on Postoperative Incision Pain. Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Research Conference, Vienna, Austria.
McDonough, J. (2007, June)
The diagnosis of cardiac disease in the preoperative patient
California Association of Nurse Anesthetists, San Diego, CA
McDonough, J. (2007, April)
The diagnosis or cardiac disease in the preoperative patient
Pain management: Why is it so important in cardiac patients?
Premiere Anesthesia Seminars, Acapulco, MX
McDonough, J. (2007, April)
Nurse anesthesia as a profession: Where have been and where are we now?
DC Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2007, March)
Anesthesia for cardiac patients for non-cardiac surgery
Nevada Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Las Vegas, NV
McDonough, J. (2007, March)
Addiction in anesthesiology
Nurse Anesthesia Faculty Associates Conference, Orlando, FL
McDonough, J. (2007, February)
Pain and the ramifications of management
Florida Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Orlando, FL
McDonough, J.(2006, October)
Community-based nursing in the US health care system: The role of advanced practice nurses
Ernst Moritz Arndt Universität, Greifswald, Germany
McDonough, J. (2006, August)
A Vision Realized: The vital link between past and present
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, 75th Anniversary Meeting, Cleveland, OH
McDonough, J. (2006, July)
Acute and chronic pain management
Montana Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Billings, MT
McDonough, J. (2006, June)
Risk stratification for potential postoperative complications
Greater Washington Anesthesia Interest Group, Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2006, June)
Barriers to the use Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia (poster)
8th World Congress of Nurse Anesthetists, Lausanne, CH


McDonough, J. (2006, June)
Risk stratification for potential postoperative complications
Establishing an acute pain treatment program in a community hospital setting
Management of chronic pain
Premier Anesthesia Seminars, Barcelona, Spain
McDonough, J. (2006, May)
Prevention of peri-anesthetic nausea and vomiting
North Carolina Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Charlotte, NC
McDonough, J.(2006, April)
Medical errors: Causes and cures
DC Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Anesthesia Safety Conference, Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2006, March)
Prevention and treatment of common perioperative complications.
Virginia Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Richmond, VA
McDonough, J. (2006, February)
Prevention and treatment of common perioperative complications
Florida Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Orlando, FL
McDonough, J. (2005, November)
Establishing an acute pain treatment program in a community hospital setting
Management of chronic pain
Arizona Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Scottsdale, AZ
McDonough, J. (2005, October)
Medical errors: Causes and cures
Evaluation of cardiac disease in patients for non-cardiac surgery
New Mexico Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Albuquerque, NM
McDonough, J. (2005, October)
Prevention of perioperative complications
Florida Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Jacksonville, FL
McDonough, J. (2005, September)
Prevention of perioperative complications
Illinois Association of Perianesthetic Nurses, Peoria, IL
McDonough, J. (2005, September)
The effect of DRGs on nurse managers: 25 years of US experience. Die Auswirkungen von DRGs auf das Pflegemanagement: 25 Jahre Erfahrung aus den USA .
Internationale Konferenz Pflege und Pflegewissenschaft (IKPP)
(Trans: International Congress for Nursing and Nursing Science)
McDonough, J. (2005, August)
Multidisciplinary approaches in prevention of perianesthetic complication
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Annual Meeting, Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2005, June)
Anästhesiepflege in den USA – Ein Modell für die Anästhesiepflege in Europa? (Trans. Nurse Anesthetists in the USA: A Model for Nurse Anesthetists in Europe?) Europäischer Anästhesiepflegekongress, D-Weimar (2nd European Nurse Anesthesia Congress, Weimar, Germany)
McDonough, J. (2005, 2005, June)
Role of the nurse anesthetist in pain treatment in the US
“Pain Nurse” specialty course. Uni-Kinik Nürnberg, Germany
McDonough, J. (2005, April)
Risk stratification for potential postoperative complications
DC Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Anesthesia Safety Conference, Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2004, December)
The anesthetic management of cardiac patients for non-cardiac surgery
Management of acute postoperative pain.
Nevada Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Las Vegas, NV
McDonough, J. (2004, November)
CRNAs und deren Tätigkeit im amerikanischen Gesundheitswesen (trans: The role of CRNAs in the American healthcare system.)
Der neue deutsche nationale „Expertenstandard“ zur Behandlung von Schmerz (Trans: The new German national “expert standard” for the treatment of pain)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Fachpflege (German Society of Nursing Specialties) Hanover Germany
McDonough, J. (2004, October)
Pflegewissenschaft als Praxisdisziplin aus dem Blickwinkel der USA (Insbesondere: Die Rolle von “Nursing Science” und “Nurse Specialists” in einem neuen Gesundheitsfürsorgemodell) (Trans: Nursing science as a practical foundation practice [Specifically: The role of nursing science and nurse specialists in a new healthcare system] )
Europäischer Pflegekongress (European Nursing Congress) Munich, Germany
McDonough, J. (2004, September)
Chronic vs. acute pain: What are the differences?
Pain and its effect on cardiac physiology
Nebraska Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Lincoln, NE
McDonough, J. (2004, August)
Pain treatment: Preoperative and postoperative considerations
North Carolina Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Wilmington, NC
McDonough, J.(2004, August)
Increasing postop laparoscopy patient satisfaction
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Seattle, WA
McDonough, J.(2004, June)
Nurses' roles in the new DRG system
Hill-Rom Nursing Education Conference, Bad Sulza, Germany
McDonough, J. (2004, May)
Evaluation and management of acute postoperative pain
Blood pressure control during surgery
Surgical care of patients with cardiac disease
Institute for Post Graduate Education Series, La Vegas, NV
McDonough, J.(2004, April)
Prevention of postoperative nausea
Anesthesia for chemical a biological casualties
DC Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Anesthesia Safety Conference. Washington, DC
McDonough, J. (2004, March)
Cardiac evaluation of the preoperative patient
Management of blood pressure during the perioperative period
Coast to Coast Anesthesia Seminars, St. Martin, NA
McDonough, J. (2004, February)
Neuromuscular blocking drugs: contemporary uses and safety
Florida Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Ocala, FL
McDonough, J. (2004, January)
Prevention of medical errors
Acute and chronic pain management
Institute for Post Graduate Education Series, St. Thomas, USVI
McDonough, J. (2003, October)
Role of the nurse anesthetist: Future directions for healthcare in Belgium
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen, Catholic University of Leuvan, Belgium
 

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