Jennifer Maguire, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Program Director, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program

Specialty Areas: Management of general pulmonary diseases including: asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, sarcoidosis, lung nodules, pulmonary fibrosis and interstitial lung disease.

Chronology: BA/MD: University of Missouri-Kansas City, 2007. Residency: Mayo Graduate School of Medical Education, 2007-2010. Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship: University of North Carolina, 2010-2013. Assistant Professor of Medicine: University of North Carolina, 2013-present.

Dr. Maguire’s research interests involve outcomes in critically ill patients. She focus on both patient centered outcomes along with workforce delivery in the ICU. As well she has an interest in events leading up to critical illness with the involvement of rapid response teams and sepsis quality improvement. As part of the ICU research team at UNC, she remains dedicated to quality assessment/improvement, building healthcare information technology, and research involving health services delivery.

She is also involved in the management of pulmonary patients at the UNC Sanford Specialty Clinic in Sanford and provides pulmonary and critical care consults to Central Carolina Hospital in Sanford North Carolina.

Selected Bibliography:

Kalich BA, Maguire JM, Campbell-Bright SL, Mehrotra A, Caffey T, Tulu Z, Lin FC, Carson SS. “Impact of an Antibiotic-specific Sepsis Bundle on Appropriate and Timely Antibiotic Administration for Severe Sepsis in the Emergency Department”. J Emerg Med. 2015 Oct 6. 7. [Epub ahead of print].

Bakitas M, Dionne-Odom JN, Kamal A, Maguire JM. “Priorities for Evaluating Palliative Care Outcomes in Intensive Care Units”. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2015 Sep;27(3):395-411.

Kamal AH, Maguire JM, Meier DE. “Evolving the Palliative Care Workforce to Provide Responsive, Serious Illness Care”. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Aug 11. [Epub ahead of print]

Kamal AH, Gradison M, Maguire JM, Taylor D, Abernethy AP. “Quality Measures for Palliative Care in Patients With Cancer: A Systematic Review”. J Oncol Pract. 2014 June 10 (Epub ahead of print)

Maguire JM, Carson SS. “Strategies to combat chronic critical illness”. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2013 Oct;19(5):480-7.

Kamal AH, Maguire JM, Currow DC, Wheeler JL, Abernethy AP. “Dyspnea Review for the Palliative Care Professional: Treatment Goals and Therapeutic Options”. J Pall Med. 2012; 15(1): 106-114.

Kamal AH, Maguire JM, Wheeler JL, Abernethy AP. “Dyspnea Review for the Palliative Care Professional: Assessment, Burdens and Etiologies”. Journal of Palliative Medicine 2011 Oct; 14(10): 1167-72.

Smith S, Geske J, Maguire JM, Zane N, Morgenthaler, T. “”Early Anticoagulation is Associated with Reduced Mortality for Acute Pulmonary Embolism”.” Chest. 2010 Jun;137(6):1382-90.

Smith SB, Maguire J, Mauck KF. “Clinical Cases in Acute Intoxication”. Hospital Practice. 2009 December; 37(1):84-92.

Jennifer Maguire, MD