Lindsay M. Leither, DO
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Lindsay Leither, DO

1578 E. Harvard Ave

Salt Lake City, UT 84105

303-618-2130

[email protected]

 

POST GRADUATE TRAINING:

7/2012-6/2015 Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship, University of Utah

                   Salt Lake City, UT

 

7/2009-6/2012 Internal Medicine Residency, Legacy Health System

                   Portland, OR

 

MEDICAL EDUCATION:

2005-2009                Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

  Downers Grove, IL

                Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

 

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:

2000-2004                University of Colorado at Boulder

                Bachelors of Art, Environmental, population and organism biology

 

OTHER TRAINNG:

2013              University of Utah-Clinical Investigation Masters Program Courses:

              Introduction to Statistics

              Database Management

 

CERTIFICATIONS:

2012              American Board of Internal Medicine

2014              American Board of Pulmonary Medicine

2015              American Board of Critical Care Medicine

 

MEDICAL LICENSES:

2009-2012                State of Oregon (limited)

2012-Present                State of Utah (active)

2012-Present   State of Utah Controlled Substance

 

PROFFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

7/2015-present              Intermountain Medical Center, Respiratory ICU

                            Physician

                            Medical Director (stared 1/2019 to present)

                            Murray, UT

 

7/2015-1/2019              Granger Clinic; Sleep and Lung Clinic

                            Physician

                            Murray, UT

 

7/2013-6/2015               Huntsman Cancer Hospital, University of Utah, ICU

                                 Critical Care Fellow Physician

                                 Salt Lake City, UT

 

9/2013-6/2015               Promise Long Term Acute Care Hospital

                                Physician

                                Salt Lake City, UT

 

2011-2012                            Quality Improvement Project, Legacy Health System

                              Resident Physician Team Member

                              Portland, OR

 

2005-2011                            Community Health Clinic, Chicago, IL

                              Medical Student Volunteer

 

2009                            Tema General Hospital

                              Medical Student Volunteer

                              Ghana

 

2006                            La Clinica Eseranza

                              Medical Student Volunteer

                              Sandy Bay, Honduras

 

2004                            People’s Clinic

                              Health Care Advocate Volunteer

                              Boulder, CO

 

2000-2001                            Wardenburg Student Health Center

                              Wellness Program Student Educator Volunteer

                              Boulder, CO

 

RESEARCH EXERIENCE:

2019-present   Physician Investigator

                 Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT

             

Current Studies:

              ReddyPort

              CLOVERS-STEM

              IMPROVENT/NEUROVENT

              ABCDEF

              ACTIV3/TICO

              TESICO

 

2013-2015              Fellow Physician

                University of Utah /Intermountain Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT

                Outcomes of a real-time computerized ED pneumonia screening tool

 

2007-2008                Medical Student Research Assistant

                Institute for Altitude Medicine, Telluride, CO

                Acute Mountain Sickness

 

2001-2002                Undergraduate Research Assistant

                University of Colorado Department of Biology, Boulder, CO

                Field research on prairie dogs colonies

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

Demmig-Adams, B and McCauley, L. Breast cancer, estrogen, soy genistein and other dietary factors: towards an understanding of their mechanistic interactions. Nutrition and Food Science, 2005;vol 35 35-42

 

McCauley, L. and Demmig-Adams, B. Breast cancer, Asian diet and soy genistein- a matter of all or nothing? Nutrition and Food Science, 2005;vol 35 28-34

 

McCauley, L. Markin, C.Hosmer, D. An unexpected consequence of electronic cigarette use. CHEST 2012; 141; 1110-1113

 

McCauley L, Dean N. Pneumonia and empyema: causal, casual or unknown. J Thorac Dis 2015;7(6):992-998.

 

West, D. McCauley, L. Sorensen J. Dean, N.  Pneumococcal urinary antigen test use in diagnosis and treatment of pneumonia in seven Utah Hospitals. ERJ open research, 2016; 2(4)

 

McCauley, L. Webb, B. Sorensen J. Dean, N.C. Use of tracheal aspirate culture in newly intubated patients with community-onset pneumonia. Annals of American Thoracic Society, 2016; 13(3), 376-381

 

Griffith, P. Dean, N. McCauley, L. Jones, B. Pleural Effusions at First ED Encounter Predict Worse Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Pneumonia. CHEST 2016; Jun, 149(6);1509-15

 

Brown SM, et al (Leither). Hydroxychloroquine vs Azithromycin for Hospitalized Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 (HAHPS): Protocol for a Pragmatic, Open Label, Active Comparator Trial. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2020; Aug;17(8): 1008-1015

 

Casey, Jonathan et al (Leither). Rational and Design of ORCHID: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial of Hydroxychloroquine for Adults Hospitalized with COVID-19 Annals Am Thorac Soc 2020 Sept; 17(9):1144-1153 PMID: 32492354 

 

Brown SM, Peltan I, Leither L, Webb B et al. Hydroxychloroquine vs Azithromycin for Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19 (HAHPS): Results of a Randomized Active Comparator Trial. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2002; Nov 9

 

Self WH, Semler MW, Leither LM, et al. Effect of Hydroxychloroquine on Clinical Status at 14 Days in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA 2020; Nov 9

 

Sanjay C, Leither L, Coruh B, et al. "Update in COVID-19." American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2021; Apr 9.

 

 

ABSTRACTS:

McCauley, L Jones, BE, Paine, R and Dean, N. Empact of an Electronic Decision Support Tool on Diagnosis of Pneumonia. Presented at American Thoracic Society Annual Conference May 20, 2014

 

McCauley, L Jones, BE, Paine, R and Dean, N. Impact of an Electronic Decision Support Tool on Diagnosis of Pneumonia. Presented at American Thoracic Society Annual Conference May 20, 2014

 

              McCauley, L Sorensen, J Jephson, A and Dean, N. Bilateral Pleural Effusions in Patients with Pneumonia. Presented at American Thoracic Society Annual Conference May 2015

             

PRESENTATIONS:

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              “There’s an alien in my chest!”, Pulmonary Grand Rounds, University of Utah, Sept 12, 2013

 

              Pneumonia diagnosis, Research in Progress, University of Utah, Oct 2013

 

              Case of metastatic prostate cancer, Pulmonary Grand Rounds, University of Utah, Jan 16, 2014

 

              “Sitting is the new smoking”, Pulmonary Grand Rounds, University of Utah, March 2014

 

              “A well-known disease takes the scenic route”, Pulmonary Grand Rounds, University of Utah, Oct 2014

 

              “Accuracy of pneumonia diagnosis with a real-time ED screening tool”, Research in Progress, University of Utah, June 2014

 

              “Utility of Tracheal Aspirate in Pneumonia”, Research in Progress, University of Utah, Dec 12, 2014

 

              “Same Disease Different Outcome”, Pulmonary Grand Rounds, University of Utah, Jan 2015

 

              Case of mediastinal mass and bronchogenic cyst, Pulmonary Grand Rounds, University of Utah, April 23, 2015

 

“Peer Review Cases”, Pulmonary Division Meeting, Dotty Conference Center, July 9, 2019

 

ARDS Prone Positioning, Pulmonary Division Meeting, Intermountain Medical Center, January 2020

 

“Being ARDS Center of Excellent” Respiratory ICU charge nurse meeting, Intermountain Medical Center, Feb 19, 2020

 

“COVID-19 Update“ Cardiovascular Grand Rounds, Intermountain Medical Center (virtual), June 17, 2020

 

“Management of COVID-19 in the Adult ICU Patient”, PICU Fellows Conference, Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital (virtual), July 20, 2020

 

“Case Review”, Pulmonary Division Meeting, Intermountain Medical Center (virtual), Aug 25, 2020

 

“COVID-19 during Influenza Season; Twindemic”, Pulmonary Division Meeting, Intermountain Medical Center (virtual), Oct 6, 2020

 

“Utah Medical Surge Planning and Crisis Standards of Care”, U. S. Dept of Health and Human Services Office/ASPR Clinical Rounds (virtual), Nov 10, 2020

 

“Renal Replacement Therapy in COVID Patients” Intermountain System Nephrology Meeting (virtual), Dec 2, 2020

 

“ARDS: Precision Medicine” Pulmonary Division Meeting, Intermountain Medical Center (virtual), Mar 2, 2021

 

“Intermountain COVID response: Care, Quality and Discovery” Moderator, Grand Rounds Hosted by Paul Krakovitz, Intermountain (virtual), April 5, 2021

 

 

LEADERSHIP:

2019-prsent              Medical Director Respiratory ICU, Intermountain Medical Center

2019-present              ABCDEF Care Process Committee Co-Chair, Intermountain Medical Center

2019-present              ARDS Care Process Committee Member, Intermountain Medical Center

2020                            ORCHID Co-enrollment subcommittee Chair, PETAL Network

2019              Dept of Cardiology Chair Search Committee member, Intermountain Medical Center

2017-2018              Endoscopy Committee Pulmonary Chair, Intermountain Medical Center

2006-2007              President of Wilderness Medical Society Student Group, Midwestern University

2006-2007                            Secretary of Sports Medicine Club, Midwestern University

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

American Thoracic Society

Society of Critical Care Medicine

 

HONORS AND AWARDS:

2000-2001                Kittridge Honors Program

2001-2002                Undergraduate Research Assistant Grant

2003-2004                Women’s Achievement Scholarship

 

 

 

OTHER EMPLOYMENT:

2005                Camp Coordinator

                Teton County Parks and Recreation: Camp Jackson, Jackson, WY

 

2004-2005                Restaurant Matradee

                Aman Resorts: Amangani, Jackson, WY

 

2004              Recreation and Leisure Instructor

              “IMAGINE!” Innovation Resources for Cognitive and Physical Challenges, Lafayette, CO

 

OTHER VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCES

2006                Race Coordinator

                Groov’n in the Grove 5K Charity Race, Downs Grove, IL

 

2005, 2006                 Medical Student Volunteer

                Midwestern University Community Health Fair