Dr. Folkert is a PGY-1 General Surgery Resident planning to specialize in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care. His clinical research has been evaluating lactate in penetrating trauma. Interested in working in an urban academic medical center.
2013 - present
Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2009 - 2013
MD - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
2004 - 2008
BA - New York University
Phi Beta Kappa
Clinical Research under Dr. Daniel Holena, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Evaluating transfusion ratios in patients presenting to the emergency room with GI bleeding.
Clinical Research under Dr. Daniel Holena, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Investigated the role of initial lactate levels in patients with isolated penetrating extremity trauma.
2008 - 2009
Research Assistant in the Laboratory of Dr. Victor Schuster, Albert Einstein Medical Center. Evaluating
Ian W Folkert MD, Carrie A Sims MD MS FACS, Jose L Pascual MD PhD FACS, Steve R Allen MD FACS, Patrick Kim MD FACS, Daniel N Holena MD FACS, Initial Lactate Levels in Patients with Isolated Penetrating Extremity Trauma, Abstract in Submission.