DEVIN JOHN HORTON portrait
  • Associate Professor (Clinical), Internal Medicine
801-581-7818

Research Keywords

  • Sepsis
  • Evolutionary Medicine & Biology
  • Effects of Disease on History

Presentations

  • Oral presentation at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2019 Global Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, FL. Horton D, Graves, K, Sanford M. Surviving Sepsis: How Health IT saves one life per week. , Presented, 2019.
  • Utah Health Information Management Association Annual Meeting – Sepsis Review. , Presented, 2018.
  • Surviving Sepsis on the Floor, Advances In Internal Medicine Meeting. , , 2017.
  • Jaziri M, Horton D. I keep a close watch on this heart of mine, but because of bleeding, I walk the line. Poster session presented at ACP local Conference, Salt Lake City. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Whipple M, Molin N, Merkley J, Horton D, Reddy S. A thorny issue: a case of disseminated sporotrichosis fungemia with meningitis and chorioretinitis in an immunocompetent patient. Poster session presented at SGIM Regional Conference, Denver. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Ciarkowski C, Yarbrough P, Edholm K, Horton DJ, Kawamoto K, Kukhareva P. Multifaceted Intervention to Reduce Inpatient Laboratory Utilization at University of Utah Health. Poster session presented at High Value Practice Academic Alliance, 2017 National Symposium, Baltimore. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Parbhu S, Marr J, Horton D, Wanner N. Inpatient Admission for Bowel Preparation Prior to Colonoscopy: A Retrospective Case Series. Poster session presented at High Value Practice Academic Alliance, 2017 National Symposium, Baltimore. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Ungricht E, Horton D, Graves K. The Effect of a mEWS Alert System Quality Improvement Project on the Detection of Sepsis at an Academic Hospital. Poster session presented at High Value Practice Academic Alliance, 2017 National Symposium, Baltimore. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Horton DJ, Graves KK. Effect of a modified early warning system on sepsis care. Poster session presented at international Sepsis Forum, Paris, France. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Johnson S, Horton DJ, Petersen M. A Game of Cat and Mouse; Respiratory Distress in the Setting of Multiple Zoonotic Exposures. Poster session presented at American College of Physicians Utah Chapter Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Parbhu SK, Marr, JM, Horton DJ, Wanner, NA. Inpatient Admission for Bowel Preparation Prior to Colonoscopy: A Retrospective Case Series. Poster session presented at American College of Physicians Utah Chapter Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Marr J, Roach D, Graves KK, and Horton DJ. Building a Sepsis Alert System. Poster session presented at Society of Hosptial Medicine, San Diego. Poster, Presented, 2016.
  • Banner MC, Wright M, Gamonal S, Padilla-Romero S, Horton DJ, Dunson W, Graves KK. Effect of modified Early Warning Score on Time to Antibiotics, Mortality, and Length of Stay in Patients admitted to Huntsman Cancer Hospital. Poster session presented at Evidence Based Practice, Salt Lake City. Poster, Presented, 2016.
  • Ungricht E, Horton DJ, Graves KK. The Effect of the mEWS System on Sepsis Treatment. Poster session presented at University of Utah Evidence Based Medicine Poster Fair, Salt Lake City. Poster, Presented, 2016.
  • Horton D, Suarez C, Roh K, et al. Does Hygiene Increase the Risk of Cancer? Helminthes and Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Evolution and Medicine Course. Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME. Poster, , 2012.
  • Hoyt D, Etherington N, Wright B, Anderson A., Horton D, et al.. Development of Hyaluronic Acid Gels as Reabsorbable Implant Materials. Poster session presented at Institute of Biological Engineering, The 12th Annual Meeting, St Louis, MO. Poster, Presented, 2007.
  • Horton D, Park A, Etherington N, Hoyt D, et al.. Fabrication of Ventilation Tubes from Hyaluronic Acid. Poster session presented at 12th Annual Frank Tyler Medical Student Symposium, Park City, UT. Poster, Presented, 2006.
  • Hoyt D, Etherington N, Wright B, Horton D, et al.. Antimicrobial Activity of Silver- Loaded Hyaluronic Acid-3-thiopropanoylhydrazide in Middle Ear Ventilation Tubes. Poster session presented at 2nd Annual Mountain West Biomedical Engineering Conference, Snowbird, UT. Poster, Presented, 2006.
  • Horton D, Truong J, Rau K, Fleckenstein A. Pramipexole Alters VMAT-2 Function. Poster session presented at National Conference of Undergraduate Research, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 2003.
  • Horton D. Effect of Pramipexole on the Vesicular Monoamine Transporter-2. Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Symposium, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, , 2002.

Languages

  • English, Fluent.
  • Spanish, Fluent.

Publications

  • Padilla S, Gamonal S, Doig A, Couriel D, Graves KK, Horton DJ (date unknown). Effect of Modified Early Warning Score on Identification and Treatment of Sepsis in Patients Admitted to Huntsman Cancer Hospital's BMT/HEME Unit. (pp. 478-479). Vol. 23. Accepted, .
  • Fleckenstein AE, Adair BP, Horton DJ, et al (date unknown). Methamphetamine and Methylenedioxymethamphetamine Differentially Alter Vesicular Monoamine Transporter-2 and Plasmalemmal Dopamine Transporter Function: Implications For Neurotoxicity. #118, 43rd Meeting. Accepted, .
  • Troung JG, Horton DJ, Hanson GR, Fleckenstein A.E (date unknown). Quinpirole Increases Vesicular Dopamine Uptake & Redistributes Vesicular Monoamine Transporter-2. (pp. 373.12). Accepted, .
  • Horton D, Truong J, Rau K, Fleckenstein A (date unknown). Pramipexole Alters Vesicular Monoamine Transport Function. 18th Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research. Accepted, .
  • Horton DJ, Yarbrough PM, Wanner N, Murphy RD, Kukhareva PV, Kawamoto K (date unknown). Improving Physician Communication With Patients as Measured by HCAHPS Using a Standardized Communication Model. Vol. 32, 617-624. Accepted, .
  • Lee VS, Kawamoto K, Hess R, Park C, Young J, Hunter C, Johnson S, Gulbransen S, Pelt CE, Horton DJ, Graves KK, Greene TH, Anzai Y, Pendleton RC (date unknown). Implementation of a Value-Driven Outcomes Program to Identify High Variability in Clinical Costs and Outcomes and Association With Reduced Cost and Improved Quality. Vol. 316, 1061-72. Accepted, .
  • Cook RM, Rondina MT, Horton DJ (date unknown). Rivaroxaban for the Long-term Treatment of Spontaneous Ovarian Vein Thrombosis Caused by Factor V Leiden Homozygosity. Vol. 48, 1055-1060. Accepted, .
  • Yarbrough PM, Kukhareva PV, Horton D, Edholm K, Kawamoto K (date unknown). Multifaceted intervention including education, rounding checklist implementation, cost feedback, and financial incentives reduces inpatient laboratory costs. Vol. 11, 348-54. Accepted, .
  • Horton DJ, Graves KK, Kukhareva PV, Johnson SA, Cedillo M, Sanford M, Dunson WA Jr, White M, Roach D, Arego JJ, Kawamoto K (date unknown). Modified early warning score-based clinical decision support: cost impact and clinical outcomes in sepsis. Vol. 3, 261-268. Accepted, .
  • Colledge AL, Johns D, Horton D (date unknown). Controlling Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Utilization Within the Workers Compensation System - A Retrospective Review. Vol. 41, 110-125. Accepted, .
  • Johnson SA, Horton DJ, Fuller MJ, Yee J, Aliyev N, Boltax JP, Chambers JH, Lanspa MJ (date unknown). Patient-directed Prone Positioning in Awake Patients with COVID-19 Requiring Hospitalization (PAPR). (pp. 1424-1426). Vol. 18. Accepted, .
  • Horton DJ, Graves KK, Ransco M, Daniels C (date unknown). Practicing. Episode 1: Team Within The Team. University of Utah Health Sciences. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). In search of balance. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Walking with Giants. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Domestic violence, hurt and helplessness. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Connecting with Re-Creation. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). When Death Interrupts Life. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Not in the Guidelines. Accepted, .
  • Horton DJ (date unknown). Ghosts and the specter of medicine [Commentary]. Pediatric News. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Closed on weekend. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Pushing the limits to find quality. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Right to refuse service or the customer is always right?. Accepted, .
  • Horton D (date unknown). Fax it. Accepted, .
  • Horton DJ (date unknown). In the Literature: Corticosteroids Show Benefit in Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Accepted, .