Eamon Raith

Eamon Raith
Adelaide Medical School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Dr Eamon Raith is an ICU Registrar at The Royal Adelaide Hospital, a Neonatal & Paediatric Retrieval Registrar at MedSTAR Kids & a Clinical Lecturer in the Discipline of Surgery. He has research interests in outcomes research and experimental medicine, in the areas of mitochondrial bioenergetics, sepsis, extracorporeal life support, neurocritical care, haemostasis & thrombosis, and surgical critical care.

In addition, Eamon is involved in outcomes research through the Australia and New Zealand Intensive Care Society (ANZICS) Centre for Outcome and Resource Evaluation and is involved in the Global Open Source International Severity Score (GOSISS) project, working in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Philips Healthcare (US) and with critical care registry groups around the world to create an international severity of illness score.

Eamon is also involved in research in the field of disaster and retrieval medicine, particularly regarding outcomes for paediatric and neonatal retrieval, and the role and integration of paediatric critical care within disaster planning and management frameworks.

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Eamon Raith

Dr Eamon Raith is an ICU Registrar at The Royal Adelaide Hospital, a Neonatal & Paediatric Retrieval Registrar at MedSTAR Kids & a Clinical Lecturer in the Discipline of Surgery. He has research interests in outcomes research and experimental medicine, in the areas of mitochondrial bioenergetics, sepsis, extracorporeal life support, neurocritical care, haemostasis & thrombosis, and surgical critical care.

In addition, Eamon is involved in outcomes research through the Australia and New Zealand Intensive Care Society (ANZICS) Centre for Outcome and Resource Evaluation and is involved in the Global Open Source International Severity Score (GOSISS) project, working in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Philips Healthcare (US) and with critical care registry groups around the world to create an international severity of illness score.

Eamon is also involved in research in the field of disaster and retrieval medicine, particularly regarding outcomes for paediatric and neonatal retrieval, and the role and integration of paediatric critical care within disaster planning and management frameworks.

Research Interests

  • Clinical outcomes research
  • Experimental medicine

Research Areas & Current Projects

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Mitochondrial bioenergetics in critical illness
  • Haemostasis and Throbosis
  • Sepsis
  • Extracorporeal life support
  • Neurocritical care
  • Surgical critical care

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2017 Intensive Care Registrar Royal Adelaide Hospital
2016 Neonatal & Paediatric Retrieval Registrar South Australian Health
2012 Clinical Lecturer University of Adelaide

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2010 Prize for Geriatric Medicine The University of Adelaide & The Australia and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine
2009 Archibald Watson Prize for Surgery University of Adelaide

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2016 - 2016 Monash University Australia Master of Advanced Critical Care Practice
2013 - 2013 Women's and Children's Hospital Australia Graduate Diploma of Child Health
2005 - 2011 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Postgraduate Training

Date Title Institution Country
2017 Intensive Care Registrar Royal Adelaide Hospital Australia
2015 - 2017 Senior Registrar Alfred Hospital Australia
2015 - 2015 Registrar Modbury Hospital Australia
2014 - 2015 Registrar Lyell McEwin Health Service Australia
2013 - 2014 Resident Medical Officer Women's and Children's Hospital Australia
2012 - 2012 Intern Flinders Medical Centre Australia

Keywords

Cardiovascular Medicine and Haematology, Database Management, Emergency & Critical Care Medicine, Haematology, Intensive Care, Medical and Health Sciences, Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine

Journals

Date Citation
2017 Raith,E, Udy,A, Bailey,M, McGloughlin,S, MacIsaac,C, Bellomo,R, Pilcher,D, 2017, Prognostic accuracy of the SOFA score, SIRS criteria, and qSOFA score for in-hospital mortality among adults with suspected infection admitted to the intensive care unit, JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association, 317, 3, 290-300 10.1001/jama.2016.20328
2017 Raith,E, Roodenburg,O, 2017, Novel supports for Junior Medical Officers during out-of-hours work, Internal Medicine Journal, 47, 2, 236-237 10.1111/imj.13344
2011 Raith,EP, Frauenfelder,CA, Griggs,W, 2011, Damage Control Resuscitation of the exsanguinating trauma patient: Pathophysiology and basic principles, Journal of Military and Veterans Health, 19, 2, 19-24
2010 Raith,E, 2010, Heart: Cardiac Myxoma, Atlas of genetics and cytogenetics in oncology and haematology, 14, 2, 164-168 10.4267/2042/44694
2010 Raith,EP, 2010, Minimally invasive mitral valve repair: a new surgical option for mitral insufficiency, Australian Medical Student Journal, 1, 1, 32-35

Conference Papers

Date Citation
2017 Raith,EP, Udy,AA, Bailey,M, McGloughlin,S, MacIsaac,C, Bellomo,R, Pilcher,DV, 2017, Prognostic Accuracy of SIRS, SOFA and qSOFA, Society of Critical Care Medicine 46th Critical Care Congress, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
2016 Raith,EP, Udy,AA, Bailey,M, McGloughlin,S, MacIsaac,C, Bellomo,R, Pilcher,DV, 2016, SIRS, qSOFA & SOFA as Outcome Predictors Among Infected Critically Ill Patients., ANZICS Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Western Australia
2016 Raith,EP, Udy,AA, Bailey,M, McGloughlin,S, MacIsaac,C, Bellomo,R, Pilcher,DV, 2016, SIRS, qSOFA, and SOFA score as outcome predictors among infected critically ill patients: An external validation of the new sepsis definition, ESICM Lives 2016, Milan, Italy
2015 Raith,EP, 2015, Ex Astris, Medicina: Medicine, space and astrobiology, Australian Society of Aerospace Medicine Conference, Adelaide, South Australia
2012 Raith,EP, Frauenfelder,CA, Griggs,W, 2012, Damage Control Resuscitation of the Exsanguinating Trauma Patient: Pathophysiology and Basic Principles., Australian Military Medicine Association Conference: Military Health, Shaping the future, Melbourne, Victoria

Theses

Date Citation
2018 Raith,EP; 2018; An online learning tool for the prevention and management of venous thromboembolism
  • 2013: Covidien Venous Thromboembolism Prevention & Management Research Grant

Clinical Lecturer, Discipline of Surgery, The University of Adelaide
Faculty, Victorian Primary Examination Course for CICM (http://www.vpecc.com/faculty.html)
Convenor & Lecturer, Alfred ICU Primary Examination Teaching Program
Advanced Life Support Level 2 Instructor, Australian Resuscitation Council

Course Materials

BloodSafe eLearning Australia, 2011

  • Critical Bleeding Module.

Emedici Online Case-based Learning Environment; Discipline of Surgery, The University of Adelaide

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2016 Member Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Australia
2015 Member Society of Critical Care Medicine United States

Board Memberships

Date Role Board name Institution name Country
2010 - 2011 Member University Department of Rural Health Board of Studies University of Sydney Australia
2006 - 2009 Member Board of the Faculty of Health Sciences The University of Adelaide Australia
Campus
North Terrace
Org Unit
Surgical Specialties

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