University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for John I Ellis, MD

John I Ellis, MD

Assistant Professor
Division of Emergency Medicine
Department of Surgery

Contact Information
Office Location:
Surg-Emergency Med, MCHV Campus-ED Rm ER, Burlington, VT 05401


M.D., Creighton University Medical School, Omaha, NE, 1986
Residency in Emergency Medicine, Highland General Hospital, Oakland, CA, 1987 - 1990

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 2012 - present
Clinical Instructor, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV, 2004 - 2012
Clinical Instructor, University of California at Davis School of Medicine, Martinez, CA , 1998 - 2004


Young GP; Wagner MB; Kellerman AL; Ellis J; Bouley D.  Ambulatory Visits to Hospital Emergency Departments: Patterns and Reasons for Use.  JAMA 1996; 276(6):460-5.

Ellis JI, Rosenthal MA. Cardiac and Mediastinal Trauma. Emerg Med Clin North Am 1995;13(4):887-902.

Ellis JI. Stabilizing and Resuscitating Patients with Automatic Implantable Cardioverter- Defibrillators. West J Med 1993;159(5):595-6.

Connell P.and Ellis JI."Cutaneous Abscesses and Gas Gangrene", Chapter in Schwartz  Principles and  Practice of Emergency Medicine.  1991.

Ellis JI, Connell P, and  Roper M, "Alcohol Related Emergencies", Chapter in Schwartz   Principles and Practice of Emergency Medicine.   1991.