Robert Van Haren

Robert M. Van Haren

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

COM Surgery Thoracic - 0558

UCMC
234 Goodman Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

Professional Summary

Dr. Van Haren specializes in thoracic surgery, with an emphasis on benign and malignant disease of lung, esophagus, and airway.  He completed his surgical training at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida, followed by thoracic surgery fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center.  This training was focused on minimally invasive techniques such as robotic surgery and comprehensive multidisciplinary care for complex cancers.  While in training, he completed a clinical research fellowship and obtained a Master’s Degree in Public Health at the University of Miami.  His current clinical and research efforts focus on improving outcomes after surgery for lung and esophageal diseases.

Education

Bachelor's Degree, University of Michigan

Medical Degree, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Master of Science in Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

General Surgery Residency, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

Post Doctoral Research Fellowship, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Thoracic Surgery Fellowship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

UC Health Clinical Focus

Thoracic Surgery

UC Health Specialities

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Certifications

American Board of Surgery

11/14/2016

American Board of Thoracic Surgery (Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery)

06/07/2019

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Van Haren, Robert M; Mehran, Reza J; Mena, Gabriel E; Correa, Arlene M; Antonoff, Mara B; Baker, Carla M; Woodard, Ta Charra; Hofstetter, Wayne L; Roth, Jack A; Sepesi, Boris; Swisher, Stephen G; Vaporciyan, Ara A; Walsh, Garrett L; Rice, David C (2018. )Enhanced Recovery Decreases Pulmonary and Cardiac Complications After Thoracotomy for Lung Cancer.The Annals of thoracic surgery, ,106 (1 ),272-279

Rosen, Jordan D; Lane, Rebecca S; Martinez, Jose M; Perez, Eduardo A; Tashiro, Jun; Wagenaar, Amy E; Van Haren, Robert M; Kumar, Ashwini; Sola, Juan E (2017. )Success and safety of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in children.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,52 (7 ),1148-1151

Van Haren, Robert M; Goldstein, Lee J; Velazquez, Omaida C; Karmacharya, Jagajan; Bornak, Arash (2017. )Endovascular treatment of TransAtlantic Inter-Society Consensus D aortoiliac occlusive disease using unibody bifurcated endografts.Journal of vascular surgery, ,65 (2 ),398-405

Ray, Juliet J; Meizoso, Jonathan P; Satahoo, Shevonne S; Davis, James S; Van Haren, Robert M; Dermer, Harrison; Jill, Graygo; Bahouth, George T; Blackbourne, Lorne H; Schulman, Carl I (2016. )Potentially preventable prehospital deaths from motor vehicle collisions.Traffic injury prevention, ,17 (7 ),676-80

Meizoso, Jonathan P; Allen, Casey J; Ray, Juliet J; Van Haren, Robert M; Teisch, Laura F; Baez, Xiomara Ruiz; Livingstone, Alan S; Namias, Nicholas; Schulman, Carl I; Proctor, Kenneth G (2016. )Evaluation of Miniature Wireless Vital Signs Monitor in a Trauma Intensive Care Unit.Military medicine, ,181 (5 Suppl ),199-204

Meizoso, Jonathan P; Ray, Juliet J; Allen, Casey J; Van Haren, Robert M; Ruiz, Gabriel; Namias, Nicholas; Schulman, Carl I; Pizano, Louis R; Proctor, Kenneth G (2015. )Hypercoagulability and venous thromboembolism in burn patients.Seminars in thrombosis and hemostasis, ,41 (1 ),43-8

Ryan, Mark L; Van Haren, Robert M; Thorson, Chad M; Andrews, David M; Perez, Eduardo A; Neville, Holly L; Sola, Juan E; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Trauma induced hypercoagulablity in pediatric patients.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,49 (8 ),1295-9

Valle, Evan J; Van Haren, Robert M; Allen, Casey J; Jouria, Jassin M; Bullock, M Ross; Schulman, Carl I; Namias, Nicholas; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Does traumatic brain injury increase the risk for venous thromboembolism in polytrauma patients?.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,77 (2 ),243-50

Davis, James S; Satahoo, Shevonne S; Butler, Frank K; Dermer, Harrison; Naranjo, Daniel; Julien, Katherina; Van Haren, Robert M; Namias, Nicholas; Blackbourne, Lorne H; Schulman, Carl I (2014. )An analysis of prehospital deaths: Who can we save?.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,77 (2 ),213-8

Valle, Evan J; Allen, Casey J; Van Haren, Robert M; Jouria, Jassin M; Li, Hua; Livingstone, Alan S; Namias, Nicholas; Schulman, Carl I; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Do all trauma patients benefit from tranexamic acid?.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,76 (6 ),1373-8

Van Haren, Robert M; Thorson, Chad M; Valle, Evan J; Guarch, Gerardo A; Jouria, Jassin M; Busko, Alexander M; Namias, Nicholas; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Vasopressor use during emergency trauma surgery. The American surgeon, ,80 (5 ),472-8

Van Haren, Robert M; Valle, Evan J; Thorson, Chad M; Guarch, Gerardo A; Jouria, Jassin M; Andrews, David M; Sleeman, Danny; Levi, Joe U; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Long-term coagulation changes after resection of thoracoabdominal malignancies.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,218 (4 ),846-54

Van Haren, Robert M; Thorson, Chad M; Valle, Evan J; Busko, Alexander M; Jouria, Jassin M; Livingstone, Alan S; Namias, Nicholas; Schulman, Carl I; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Novel prehospital monitor with injury acuity alarm to identify trauma patients who require lifesaving intervention.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,76 (3 ),743-9

Van Haren, Robert M; Valle, Evan J; Thorson, Chad M; Jouria, Jassin M; Busko, Alexander M; Guarch, Gerardo A; Namias, Nicholas; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Hypercoagulability and other risk factors in trauma intensive care unit patients with venous thromboembolism.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,76 (2 ),443-9

Thorson, Chad M; Van Haren, Robert M; Ryan, Mark L; Curia, Emiliano; Sleeman, Danny; Levi, Joe U; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2014. )Pre-existing hypercoagulability in patients undergoing potentially curative cancer resection.Surgery, ,155 (1 ),134-44

Van Haren, Robert M; Thorson, Chad M; Ogilvie, Michael P; Valle, Evan J; Guarch, Gerardo A; Jouria, Jassin A; Busko, Alexander M; Harris, Leo T; Bullock, M Ross; Jagid, Jonathan R; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Vasopressin for cerebral perfusion pressure management in patients with severe traumatic brain injury: preliminary results of a randomized controlled trial.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,75 (6 ),1024-30; discussion

Van Haren, Robert M; Ryan, Mark L; Thorson, Chad M; Namias, Nicholas; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Bilateral near-infrared spectroscopy for detecting traumatic vascular injury.The Journal of surgical research, ,184 (1 ),526-32

Allan, Bassan J; Thorson, Chad M; Davis, James S; Van Haren, Robert M; Parikh, Punam P; Perez, Eduardo A; Lew, John I; Sola, Juan E (2013. )An analysis of 73 cases of pediatric malignant tumors of the thymus.The Journal of surgical research, ,184 (1 ),397-403

Allan, Bassan J; Thorson, Chad M; Van Haren, Robert M; Parikh, Punam P; Lew, John I (2013. )Risk of concomitant malignancy in hyperfunctioning adrenal incidentalomas.The Journal of surgical research, ,184 (1 ),241-6

Kitagawa, Ryan S; Van Haren, Robert M; Yokobori, Shoji; Cohen, David; Beckerman, Samuel R; Ahmad, Faiz; Bullock, M Ross (2013. )Management of simultaneous traumatic brain injury and aortic injury.Journal of neurosurgery, ,119 (2 ),324-31

Van Haren, Robert M; Thorson, Chad M; Valle, Evan J; Busko, Alexander M; Guarch, Gerardo A; Andrews, David M; Pizano, Louis R; Schulman, Carl I; Namias, Nicholas; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Hypercoagulability after burn injury.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,75 (1 ),37-43; discussion 43

Thorson, Chad M; Ryan, Mark L; Van Haren, Robert M; Pereira, Reginald; Olloqui, Jeremy; Otero, Christian A; Schulman, Carl I; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Change in hematocrit during trauma assessment predicts bleeding even with ongoing fluid resuscitation. The American surgeon, ,79 (4 ),398-406

Thorson, Chad M; Van Haren, Robert M; Ryan, Mark L; Curia, Emiliano; Sleeman, Danny; Levi, Joe U; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Persistence of hypercoagulable state after resection of intra-abdominal malignancies.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,216 (4 ),580-9; discussion 58

Thorson, Chad M; Van Haren, Robert M; Otero, Christian A; Guarch, Gerardo A; Curia, Emiliano; Barrera, Jose M; Busko, Alexander M; Namias, Nicholas; Bullock, M Ross; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Repeat head computed tomography after minimal brain injury identifies the need for craniotomy in the absence of neurologic change.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,74 (4 ),967-73 ; discussion

Thorson, Chad M; Van Haren, Robert M; Ryan, Mark L; Pereira, Reginald; Olloqui, Jeremy; Guarch, Gerardo A; Barrera, Jose M; Busko, Alexander M; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2013. )Admission hematocrit and transfusion requirements after trauma.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,216 (1 ),65-73

Thorson, Chad M; Dubose, Joseph J; Rhee, Peter; Knuth, Thomas E; Dorlac, Warren C; Bailey, Jeffrey A; Garcia, George D; Ryan, Mark L; Van Haren, Robert M; Proctor, Kenneth G (2012. )Military trauma training at civilian centers: a decade of advancements.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,73 (6 Suppl 5 ),S483-9

Van Haren, Robert M; Thorson, Chad M; Curia, Emiliano; Schulman, Carl I; Namias, Nicholas; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2012. )Impact of definitions on trauma center mortality rates and performance.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,73 (6 ),1512-6

Van Haren, Robert M; Proctor, Kenneth G (2012. )Clinically relevant animal models needed to advance state of the art fluid resuscitation*.Critical care medicine, ,40 (11 ),3096-7

Thorson, Chad M; Ryan, Mark L; Van Haren, Robert M; Curia, Emiliano; Barrera, Jose M; Guarch, Gerardo A; Busko, Alexander M; Namias, Nicholas; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2012. )Venous thromboembolism after trauma: a never event?*.Critical care medicine, ,40 (11 ),2967-73

Ryan, Mark L; Thorson, Chad M; King, David R; Van Haren, Robert M; Manning, Ronald J; Andrews, David M; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2012. )Insertion of central venous catheters induces a hypercoagulable state.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,73 (2 ),385-90

Thorson, Chad M; Namias, Nicholas; Van Haren, Robert M; Guarch, Gerardo A; Ginzburg, Enrique; Salerno, Tomas A; Schulman, Carl I; Livingstone, Alan S; Proctor, Kenneth G (2012. )Does hemopericardium after chest trauma mandate sternotomy?.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,72 (6 ),1518-24; discussion

Van Haren, Robert M; Fitzgerald, Timothy L (2008. )Intraoperative hand held gamma probe detection of a recurrent nonfunctional neuroendocrine tumor. JOP : Journal of the pancreas, ,9 (6 ),704-7

Van Haren R.M.;Rajaram R.;Correa A.M.;Mehran R.J.;Antonoff M.B.;Hofstetter W.L.;Sepesi B.;Swisher S.G.;Vaporciyan A.A.;Walsh G.L.;Rice D.C.;Roth J.A. (01-01-2020. )Preoperative Heparin for Lung Cancer Resection Increases Risk of Reoperation for Bleeding.Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, ,

Mulder M.B.;Proctor K.G.;Valle E.J.;Livingstone A.S.;Nguyen D.M.;Van Haren R.M. (12-01-2019. )Hypercoagulability After Resection of Thoracic Malignancy: A Prospective Evaluation.World Journal of Surgery, ,43 (12 ),3232-3238

Van Haren R.;Correa A.;Sepesi B.;Rice D.;Hofstetter W.;Mehran R.;Vaporciyan A.;Walsh G.;Roth J.;Swisher S.;Antonoff M. (03-01-2019. )Ground Glass Lesions on Chest Imaging: Evaluation of Reported Incidence in Cancer Patients Using Nat.Annals of Thoracic Surgery, ,107 (3 ),936-940

Van Haren R.;Atay S. (01-01-2019. )Enhancing the study of enhanced recovery after thoracic surgery: Methodology and population-based ap.Journal of Thoracic Disease, ,11 ,S612-S618

Mitchell K.;Corsini E.;Van Haren R.;Walsh G.;Sepesi B. (01-01-2019. )A case report of a midesophageal diverticulum mimicking a fibrovascular esophageal polyp.International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, ,59 ,205-207

Levinsky N.C.;Wima K.;Morris M.C.;Ahmad S.A.;Shah S.A.;Starnes S.L.;Van Haren R.M.;Patel S.H.;Sussman J.J.;Guitron J. (01-01-2019. )Outcome of delayed versus timely esophagectomy after chemoradiation for esophageal adenocarcinoma.Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, ,

Van Haren R.;Litle V. (09-01-2018. )Venous thromboembolism events after thoracic surgery: Global steps toward prevention.Journal of Thoracic Disease, ,10 ,S3058-S3059

Allan B.J.;Van Haren R.M.;Wang B.;Thaller S. (01-01-2015. )Secondary soft tissue reconstruction.Ferraro's Fundamentals of Maxillofacial Surgery, ,313-319

Van Haren R.M.;Thorson C.M.;Blackbourne C.L.H.;Proctor K.G. (10-01-2014. )Pre-hospital fluid resuscitation in civilian and military populations.Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers as Red Cell Substitutes and Oxygen Therapeutics, ,9783642407178 ,127-138

Davis J.;Satahoo S.;Butler F.;Dermer H.;Naranjo D.;Julien K.;Van Haren R.;Namias N.;Blackbourne L.;Schulman C. (08-01-2014. )Featured articles for CME credit August 2014.Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, ,77 (2 ),390-391

Feliciano D.;Pruitt B.;Sharp K.;Clary B.;Van Haren R. (01-01-2014. )Discussion.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,218 (4 ),854-855

Allan B.;Thorson C.;Van Haren R.;Parikh P.;Lew J. (01-01-2013. )Risk of concomitant malignancy in hyperfunctioning adrenal incidentalomas.Journal of Surgical Research, ,184 (1 ),241-246

Van Haren R.;Ryan M.;Thorson C.;Namias N.;Livingstone A.;Proctor K. (01-01-2013. )Bilateral near-infrared spectroscopy for detecting traumatic vascular injury.Journal of Surgical Research, ,184 (1 ),526-532

Allan B.;Thorson C.;Davis J.;Van Haren R.;Parikh P.;Perez E.;Lew J.;Sola J. (01-01-2013. )An analysis of 73 cases of pediatric malignant tumors of the thymus.Journal of Surgical Research, ,184 (1 ),397-403

Contact Information

Practice - UCMC
234 Goodman Avenue
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45219