Short Roland sqcr 

Assistant Professor

Division: Pain Medicine

Contact Information: rtshort@uab.edu

Education and Training

  • Vanderbilt University, B.S. (Molecular Biology), 2000
  • The University of Alabama School of Medicine, M.D., 2004
  • University of Tennessee, Memphis, Internship, 2005
  • University of Michigan, Anesthesiology Residency, 2008
  • University of Michigan, Interventional Pain Management Fellowship, 2009

Awards and Honors

  • Magna Cum Laude graduate, Vanderbilt University
  • Howard Hughes Summer Research, 1998

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • International Anesthesia Research Society
  • International Association for the Study of Pain
  • International Spine Intervention Society
  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama

Recent Publications

  • Short R, Vetter T (2012). Acute to Chronic Pain:  Transition in the Post-Surgical Patient.  In Moore, RJ (Ed.), Pain and Palliative Care Across the Life Course (1st edition, pp. 295-330).  New York, NY:  Sprinter
  • Short R, Rosenberg A. Drotrecogin Alpha.  Medication Profiles.  University of Michigan MorCORE Website, May 22, 2006.
  • Short R, Ragheb J.  Adenosine.  Medication Profiles.  University of Michigan MorCORE Website, November 9, 2005.
  • Short, R.  Propofol Infusion Syndrome.  Keywords and Coexisting Diseases.  University of Michigan MorCORE Website, September 12, 2005.
  • Sepich DS, Myers DC, Short R, Topczewski J, Marlow  F, Solnica-Krezel L.  Role of the zebrafish trilobite locus in gastrulation movements of convergence and extension.  Genesis, August 2000, Volume 4, Pages: 159-73.