Linda L Maerz, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (Trauma) and of Anesthesiology; Director of SICU; Program Director, Surgical Critical Fellowship and Acute Case Surgery Fellowship

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student Research

Surgery: General Surgery, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies); Program Director for the Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery Fellowships, Medical Director of the SICU, YNHH

Dr. Maerz has certifications from the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and in Surgical Critical Care. Her clinical interests include re-operative surgery, sepsis, resuscitation, and shock. Her research interests include quality improvement in the surgical intensive care unit, clinical outcomes in sepsis, and glycemic control in the critically ill.

Dr. Maerz earned her undergraduate degree from Arizona State University and her medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine. She completed residency training in general surgery at Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR. She was fellowship-trained in surgical critical care at the Yale School of Medicine, Department of Surgery. Dr. Maerz has received numerous professional honors and recognition, including the Yale University Department of Surgery Academic Achievement and Departmental Citizenship Award.

Education & Training

MD University of Arizona College of Medicine (1988)
BS Arizona State University (1984)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Resident Oregon Health Science University, Portland, OR
Intern Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
Board Certification AB of Surgery, Surgery, General (2005)
Board Certification AB of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care Surgery (2007)

Honors & Recognition

  • Medical Staff Scholarship Award: Outstanding Surgical ResidentProvidence St. Vincent Medical Center, Portland, OR (1995)

  • Martin Howard AwardOregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR (1992), (1993)

  • Regents’ Academic ScholarshipArizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Alpha Lambda Delta Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Alpha Epsilon DeltaArizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Golden Key National Honor SocietyArizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Beta Beta BetaArizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Moeur Award for Outstanding ScholarshipArizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Junior Alpha Omega AlphaUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • National Dean’s ListUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • Upjohn Award for Outstanding Academic AchievementUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • Hewlett-Packard TopGrad Academic AwardUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine

  • AMWA: Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Award to Outstanding Female Senior University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • Eleanor Johnson Academic Excellence Award University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • Jack M. Layton, M.D., Award for ExcellenceUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • Douglas Lindsey, M.D., M.P.H. Gold Star AwardUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

  • Outstanding Senior Student in Surgery AwardUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ

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Contact Info

Linda L Maerz, MD, FACS
Patient Care Locations
Trauma, Surgical Critical Care & Surgical EmergenciesYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 3rd Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
Boardman Building
330 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
330 Cedar St BB 310
PO Box 208062

New Haven, CT 06520-8062

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