Andrew S. Nugent, MD

Chair and Departmental Executive Officer
Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1008 RCP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Biochemistry, The University of Iowa
MD, Medicine, The University of Iowa

Resident, Emergency Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Licensure and Certifications

Board Certification in Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine


Katz, D. A., Paez, M. W., Reisenger, H. S., Weg, M. W., Titler, M. G. & Nugent, A. S. (2014). Implementation of Smoking Cessation Guidelines in the Emergency Department: A Qualitative Study of Staff Perceptions. Addict Sci Clin Practice, 9(1). PMID: 24460974.

Faine, B., Nugent, A. S. & Denning, G. (2012). Implementing Evidenced Based Changes in Emergency Department Treatment: Alternative Vitamin Therapy for Alcohol Related Illnesses. (Vols. 59). (5), pp. 408-412. Annals of Emergency Medicine.

Katz, D., Vanderweg, M., Holman, J. & Nugent, A. S. (2012). The Emergency Department Action in Smoking Cessation (EDSAC) Trial: Impact on Delivery of Smoking Cessation Counseling. (Vols. 19). (4), pp. 409-420. Academic Emergency Medicine.

Katz, D. A., Holman, J. E. & Nugent, A. S. (2012). The Emergency Department Action in Smoking Cessation (EDSAC) Trial: Impact on Cessation Outcomes. Nicotine and Tobacco Research.

Dickson, E. W., Singh, S., Cheung, D. S., Nugent, A. S. & Wyatt, C. C. (2009). Application of Lean Manufacturing Techniques in the Emergency Department. J Emer Med, 37, 177-182.

Katz, D. A., VanderWeg, M., Nugent, A. S., Kim, R. & Graham, M. (2009). Adherence to Smoking Cessation Guidelines in the Emergency Department. J Gen Int Med, 24, 15.

Dickson, E. W., Nugent, A. S., Anguelov, Z., Bott, P. & Walz, D. (2008). Sustainable Improvement in Patient Flow in an Emergency Treatment Center using Lean. International Journal of Six Sigma and Competitive Advantage, 4(3), 289-304.

Leira, E. C., Nugent, A. S., Lamb, D. L., Ahmed, A., Grimsman, K. J., Clark, W. R. & Adams Jr, H. P. (2006). Feasibility of acute clinical trials during aerial inter-hospital transfer.

Leira, E. C., Nugent, A. S. & Lamb, D. L. (2006). Extending acute stroke trials to the aerial interhospital transfer setting: Primary Feasibility study.

Graber, M. A., Hartz, A., Nugent, A. S. & James, P. (2005). An alternative method of determining standard of care in alleged cases of malpractice. J Am Board of Family Prac, 18, 453-458.

Sampson, T. R., House, H. R. & Nugent, A. S. (2005). Influence of Environmental Factors on Morbidity at Mass-gathering Sporting Events.

Nugent, A. S., Dickson, E. W. (2005). Introduction to Biological Threats; Disaster Medicine. G. Ciottone (Eds.) Mosby.

Nugent, A. S., Dickson, E. W. (2004). The Iowa Resuscitation Network.

Nugent, A. S. (2004). Family Practice Board Review Book- Question Contributor. McGraw-Hill.

Nugent, A. S., Graber, M. A. (1999). Peptic Ulcer Disease: presentation, treatment and prevention.