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German L. Ellsworth

German L. Ellsworth, MD, MPH, MOH

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments Primary - Family & Preventive Medicine

Academic Office Information

Board Certification

  • American Board of Preventive Medicine (Occupational Medicine)

Dr. Ellsworth is an assistant professor at the University of Utah Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational and Environmental Health and a board-certified occupational medicine physician. His responsibilities include clinical work, education, and research. His medical practice focuses on work-related injury care, and return to work, fitness for duty and medical surveillance exams. He currently serves as the associate medical director for the University of Utah Occupational Medicine Clinics. As part of clinic practice, he enjoys supervising and mentoring occupational medicine residents and medical students. Additionally, Dr. Ellsworth teaches in the Master of Occupational Medicine degree program and serves on education committees at the School of Medicine. He is a co-investigator on the BEEHIVE vaccine study.

Education History

Chief Resident University of Utah School of Medicine
Chief Resident
University of Utah School of Medicine
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Banner - University Medical Center
Preliminary Intern
Professional Medical University of Utah School of Medicine
University of Iowa College of Public Health
Undergraduate Utah State University
Undergraduate Utah State University

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Amula V, Ellsworth GL, Bratton SL, Arrington CB, Witte MK (2013). Heterotaxy syndrome: impact of ventricular morphology on resource utilization. Pediatr Cardiol, 35(1), 38-46.
  2. Mellion SA, Bennett KS, Ellsworth GL, Moore K, Riva-Cambrin J, Metzger RR, Bratton SL (2013). High-dose barbiturates for refractory intracranial hypertension in children with severe traumatic brain injury. Pediatr Crit Care Med, 14(3), 239-47.

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