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.

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.

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., 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., 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.

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. (2006). Extending acute stroke trials to the aerial interhospital transfer setting: Primary Feasibility study.

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.

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. (2004). Family Practice Board Review Book- Question Contributor. McGraw-Hill.

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

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