Zvi Charles Jacob, MD

Associate Professor
Interim Chief of Pediatric Anesthesia
Section Chief: Off-site Anesthesia for Radiology
Phone: 631-444-2975
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  • Education   
  • Technion Bruce Rappaport School of Medicine, Haifa, Israel 1994 - B.Med.Sc
  • Technion Bruce Rappaport School of Medicine, Haifa, Israel 1996 - M.D.
  • Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel 1996-97 - Internship
  • Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel 1997-2000 Residency in Orthopedics
  • Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA 2000-01 Surgical Internship
  • Anesthesia Department, Stony Brook Hospital, Stony Brook, NY 2001-04 - Residency
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Cneter, NY 2004-05 - Fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Research Interests   
  • General Anesthesia
  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Regional Anesthesia Techniques in the Pediatric Patient
  • Publications   
  • PubMed Search
  • Makaryus R, Lee H, Feng T, Park J-H, Nedergaard M, Jacob Z, Enikolopov G, Benveniste H.
    Brain maturation in neonatal rodents is impeded by sevoflurane anesthesia.
    Anesthesiology. 2015 Sep;123(3):557-68
  • Martinelli SM, Chen F, DiLorenzo AN, Mayer DC, Fairbanks S, Moran K, Ku C, Mitchell JD, Bowe EA, Royal KD, Hendrickse A, VanDyke K, Trawicki MC, Rankin D, Guldan GJ, Hand W, Gallagher C, Jacob Z, Zvara DA, McEvoy MD, Schell RM.
    Results of a Flipped Classroom Teaching Approach in Anesthesiology Residents.
    J Grad Med Educ. 2017 Aug;9(4):485-490.
  • Jacob ZC, Fan R, Reinsel RA, Patel N, Chandrakantan A.
    Preliminary validation of transcutaneous CO2 monitoring in patients undergoing cardiac ablation using jet ventilation.
    Open Journal of Anesthesiology 2017; 7:315-327
  • Benveniste H, Dienel G, Jacob Z, Lee H, Makaryus R, Gjedde A, Hyder F, Rothman DL.
    Trajectories of Brain Lactate and Re-visited Oxygen-Glucose Index Calculations Do Not Support Elevated Non-oxidative Metabolism of Glucose Across Childhood.
    Front Neurosci. 2018 Sep 11.
  • Chandrakantan A, Reinsel RA, Jasiewicz R, Jacob ZC, Seidman PA.
    An exploratory study of the relationship between post-operative nausea and vomiting and post discharge nausea and vomiting in children undergoing ambulatory surgery.
    Paediatr Anaesth. 2019 Feb 14.
  • Chandrakantan A, Jasiewicz R, Reinsel RA, Khmara K, Mintzer J, DeCristofaro JD, Jacob Z, Seidman P.
    Transcutaneous CO2 versus end-tidal CO2 in neonates and infants undergoing surgery: a prospective study.
    Med Devices (Auckl). 2019 May 6;12:165-172.
  • Recent Presentations   
  • Chandrakantan A, Jacob Z, Reinsel R, Seidman PA.
    A Survey of Post-Discharge Nausea and Vomiting (PDNV) Risk Factors in Children.
    SAMBA 2015
  • Pollack J, Richman D, Jacob Z.
    Anesthetic Management of a Patient With End Stage Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy for a Palliative Procedure.
    ASA 2015
  • Jasiewicz R, Khmara K, Reinsel RA, DeCristofaro J, Mintzer J, Chandrakantan A, Jacob Z, Wasnick R, Seidman PA.
    TcCO2 Rather than EtCO2, is a Superior Measure of PvCO2 in the Infant Population.
    SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2017
  • Rid S, Jacob Z, Makaryus R, Hyder F, Dienel G, Rothman DL, Benveniste HD.
    Trajectories of Brain Lactate Do Not Contribute to Aerobic Glycolysis across Childhood.
    IARS 2018