Burn Surgery Faculty


David N. Herndon, MD
David N. Herndon, MDJesse H. Jones Distinguished Chair in Burn Surgery, Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics; Director of Research, Shriners Hospitals for Children

About David N. Herndon, MD

E-mail: dherndon@utmb.edu
815 Market Street, Galveston, Texas 77550
Telephone: (409) 770-6731
Fax: (409) 770-6919


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Medical School: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Residency Program: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina; New York Hospital, New York, New York

Research Interests: Burns-hypermetabolism, resuscitation, infection, wound healing, smoke inhalation injury, scarring, rehabilitation

Awards/Honors: Distinguished Service Medal, U.S. Army, 1977; Meritorious Service Award, State of Texas, 1989; James IV Traveling Fellowship, 1993; Steve Hansen Award, 1995; Harvey Stuart Allen Distinguished Service Award for Lifelong Contribution to Burn Care, 1998; Outstanding Service Award, ABA Board of Trustees, 1998; Honorary fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, 2001; Distinguished Alumnus Award, Case Western Reserve University, 2004; Samaritan Spirit Award, 2004; Flance-Karl Award, 2006; The Sheen Award for Excellence, 2010; Scientific Achievement Award, 2011; Master Fellow in Critical Care Medicine, 2012; Medallion for Scientific Achievement, 2014; Tanner-Vandeput-Boswick Burn Prize, 2014

Editorial Boards: J of Trauma, 1983-2012; J of Sur Res, 1988-1996; Circulatory Shock, 1989-1993; Ann Surg, 1993-present; J Am Coll Surg, 1994-present; British J Surg, 2000-present; J Burns, 2002-present; J of Burn Care Res, 1983-present; Shock, 1992-present