Bulger Research Group


Eileen M. Bulger, MD, FACS
Principal Investigator
Professor, Division of Trauma, Burn, and Critical Care Surgery
Chief of Trauma for Harborview Medical Center

Photo credit: Clare McLean/UW Medicine

Dr. Bulger’s research group is focused on the following goals:

  1. Identifying and testing new therapeutic approaches to the management of severe injury and critical illness.
  2. Understanding the modulation of inflammation and coagulation after severe injury.
  3. Establishing the biomechanics of injury in Motor Vehicle crashes.
  4. Defining the optimal field triage strategy for injured patients by EMS.