Jessica Nelson, MD

Jessica Nelson, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology & Emergency Medicine


  • B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 2007
  • M.D., University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI. 2012


  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH. 2016
  • Anesthesia Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, CO. 2018

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Missouri State Medical License
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Basic Life Support


  • Weigenstein Leadership Award
  • Antoine Scholarship for Academic Achievement
  • Hobson Scholarship for Academic Achievement
  • Dahlke Scholarship for Academic Achievement
  • Ruth and Carl Miller Academic Merit Scholarship

Recent Publications

  1. Nelson JL, Smith BL, Jared JD, and Younger JG.  Prospective Trial of Real Time Electronic Surveillance to Expedite Early Care of Severe Sepsis.  Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2011; 57(5): 500-4
  2. Patel SP, Lee JS, Ranney DN, Al-Holou SN, Frost CM, Harris ME, Lewin SA, Liu E, Madenci A, Majkrzak AA, Nelson J, Peterson SF, Serecky KA, Wilkinson DA, Wojcik BM, Englesbe MJ, Lynch RJ.  Resident Workload, Pager Communications, and Quality of Care.  World J Surg. 2010; 34(11): 2524-9.