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John J. Eager is a Orthopaedic Surgery Fellow,Emory University,United States

John J. Eager

Orthopaedic Surgery Fellow

Organizing Committee Member

United States

Emory University

EDUCATION


 
POSTGRADUATE

2014 – present  Orthopaedic Surgery Residency     University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Graduated: June 2019     Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship     Emory University; Atlanta, GA     Training Period:  August 2019 – July 2020     Spine Surgery Fellowship     Houston Methodist TMC; Houston, TX     Scheduled training period:  August 2020 – July 2021*        

GRADUATE

2010 - 2014  Doctor of Medicine    University of Texas Medical School at Houston 
 
UNDERGRADUATE

2001 – 2003  Bachelor of Science (Honors), Professional Aviation Louisiana Tech University  1999 – 2001  University of Texas at Austin     Concentration:  Molecular Biology 

RESEARCH INTEREST

Jay, C, Nemunaitis, G, Nemunaitis, J, Senzer, N, Hinderlich, S, Darvish, D, Ogden J, Eager J, Tong A, Maples PB (2008). Preclinical assessment of wt GNE gene plasmid for management of hereditary inclusion body myopathy 2 (HIBM2). Gene Regul Syst Bio 2: 243–252.  PMID:  19787087.

Maale GE, Eager JJ.  Local Elution Profiles of a Highly Purified Calcium Sulfate Pellet at Physiologic PH, Loaded with Vancomycin and Tobramycin, in the Treatment of Infected Total Joints.  Abstract presented at:  Western Orthopaedic Association 75th Annual Meeting.  2011 Jul 27-30; Honolulu, HI.

Eager J, Maale G.  Wound complication rates utilizing a highly purified antibiotic-impregnated calcium sulfate pellet in the one-stage treatment of high risk and infected total joints. Poster presented at: Annual AMA MSS/RFS Annual Research Symposium; 2011 Nov 11; New Orleans, LA.

Maale G, Eager J.  Local Elution Profiles of a Highly Purified Calcium Sulfate Pellet at Physiologic PH, Loaded with Vancomycin and Tobramycin, in the Treatment of Infected Total Joints.  Poster presented at Southern Orthopaedic Association 28th Annual Meeting.  2011 Jul 20-23; Big Island, HI.

Eager J, Maale G,.  The Use of a High Dose Local Delivery Mechanism Utilizing a Purified, Synthesized, Calcium Sulfate as an Antibiotic Carrier in the Treatment of Osteomyelitis and Infected Total Joints.  Poster presented at Southern Orthopaedic Association 28th Annual Meeting.  2011 Jul 20-23; Big Island, HI.

Maale G, Eager J. Local Elution Profiles of a Synthetic CaSO4 Pellet, Loaded with Vancomycin and Tobramycin, Infected Total Joints.  Abstract presented at: Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Paper #125; 2012 Feb 7-10; San Francisco, CA.

Maale G., Eager J. Evolution of the Two-Stage Revision to the One-Stage Revision with Immediate Exchange for Infected Total Joints. Paper presented at: Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; 2012 Feb 7-10; San Francisco, CA.

Eager J, Maale G.  The Results of Partial Retention, Limited Debridement, and Immediate Limited Exchange in the Treatment of Newly Infected Total Joints.  Poster presented at Western Orthopaedic Association 78th Annual Meeting.  2014 Jul 30 – Aug 2; Big Island, HI.

Eager J.  Adjuvant local antibiotic therapy in the management of open long bone fractures using purified calcium sulfate pellets impregnated with vancomycin and tobramycin: An analysis of infection rates.  Annual Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Research Day.  UT Houston Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.  June 2015; Houston, TX .

Maale G., Eager J. Evolution of the Two-Stage Revision to the One-Stage Revision with Immediate Exchange for Infected Total Joints. Manuscript submitted:  Aug 9, 2018.  The Bone & Joint Journal. 

Eager J., Maale G.  Elution Profiles of Synthetic CaSO4 Beads Loaded with Vancomycin and Tobramycin.  Manuscript submitted:  Aug 9, 2018.  The Bone & Joint Journal.

Eager J., Prasarn M., Dodwad S.  Case Report: Early post-operative infection following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion due to Propionibacterium acnes presenting as dysphagia.  Manuscript to be submitted to JBJS Oct. 2018.

Conrad E., Eager J.  Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Treatment of Patients Presenting with Skeletal Tumor of Unknown Origin.  Ongoing project, currently in collection.

Achor T, Choo A, Eager J, et al.  Incidence and Management of Trifocal Femoral Fractures.  Ongoing project, currently in collection