John A. Aucar, MD
John A. Aucar, MD

John A. Aucar, MD

Associate Professor
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments


  • Surgery


  • Associate Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • Clinical Research

Publications and Presentations


  • Punja, Viren, Asensio, Juan. IntechOpen - Book Chapter – Biosurgicals and Trauma – Chapter Title: Biosurgicals – The Next Frontier in Operative Approaches., 2019


  • Osborne Z, Rowitz B, Moore H, Oliphant U, Butler J, Olson M, Aucar J. Obesity in trauma: outcomes and disposition trends. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2013.10.013. Epub 2013 Dec 19., Am J Surg, 207(3), 387-92, 2014


  • Presentation Judge for the Nebraska Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, 2021
  •  ATLS: Initial Assessment, 2020
  • Traumatic Coagulopathy: Adding Insult to Injury - Creighton University Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, 2019
  • Traumatic Coagulopathy” (1 hour lecture with discussion) at the Southwest Iowa State Trauma  Conference (Regional/State Level) in Council Bluffs, IA , 2019
  • Lecture to Advanced Trauma Life Support – “Trauma in Women”, “Pediatric Trauma”, Geriatric Trauma” – CHI/Creighton University Medical Center . , 2019
  • Lecture to Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses “Head Trauma”, “Spine Trauma”, “Pediatric Trauma”, “Geriatric Trauma” – CHI/Creighton University Medical Center, 2019
  • Lecture to Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses “Abdominal Trauma”  and “Thoracic Trauma” – CHI/Creighton University Medical Center 
     , 2019
  • John Aucar, A Bibliometric Analysis of the Acute Care Surgery Literature 2005 to 2015.  North Texas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Dallas, TX.  , 2016
  • Jeffry Kashuk MD, John Aucar MD MSHI, Pamela Colvin RN, JOhn Josephs MD, Kent Skipper MD, Ari Lipsky MD PhD.  Burnout vs. Nirvana: What is the Ideal Trauma/Acute Care Surgery Model?  Southwestern Surgical Congress, Scottsdale, AZ.  , 2014