Bria Giacomino, DO

Assistant Professor of Medicine


  • BS: University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI (2005)
  • EMT: Blackhawk Technical College, Janesville, WI (2006)
  • DO: Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ (2012)
  • C.I.N./HIV : Institute of International Medicine, training site: Macha, Zambia (2012)
  • Internal Medicine Residency : University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (2015)
  • Cardiology Fellowship: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (2018)
  • Critical Care Fellowship: Baylor/Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX (2019)

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care
  • Echocardiography


  • Best Conference Attendance Award, 2019
  • Cardiology fellowship graduate with distinction  – given to the top graduating fellow, 2018
  • Paul and Mary Neuhauser Award – given for most outstanding clinical presentation at grand rounds, 2017
  • Janssen Award Winner from Heart Rhythm Society – awarded annually for outstanding paper surrounding atrial fibrillation, 2016
  • Best of AHA Specialty Conferences: QCOR, 2015
  • Nominated for the Gold Foundation’s Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, 2014
  • Silver TOUCH Award – given for at least 50 hours of community service in one academic year, 2011-2012

Clinical Interests

Cardiogenic shock, Echocardiography, Transesophageal echocardiography, Coronary angiogram, Acute myocardial infarction, STEMI, Hypertension, Acute respiratory failure, Mechanical support management

Research Interests

Mechanical circulatory support use, choices, and management; vasopressor use and outcomes; IABP use and weaning protocols; cardiac arrest outcomes and management strategies


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