Judith E Tintinalli, MD, MS, FACEP

Professor and Chair Emeritus of Emergency Medicine

Judith E Tintinalli, MD

Judith E. Tintinalli, MD, MS, FACEP

Professor and Chair Emeritus of Emergency Medicine

Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Health Policy & Administration, School of Public Health
Lecturer, Medical Journalism, School of Journalism & Mass Communication

jet@med.unc.edu

 

Medical School

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, MD, 1969

Residency

  • Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan School of Medicine, 1974

Post Graduate Training

  • University of Michigan School of Public Health
  • MS in biostatistics and clinical research design, 1992

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Societies and Memberships

  • Founder and first President, Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors
  • President : American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1989-1990
  • President : Association of Academic Chairs in Emergency Medicine, 2007 - 2008
  • Editor in Chief : Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, ACEP, 1980; McGraw Hill, eds 1-4, 1984, 1987, 1991, 1995, 2000,2004
  • Editor in Chief : Access Emergency Medicine, 2005
  • Editor-in-Chief, Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine, McGraw-Hill, 2004, 2009
  • Board of Directors, PCEMD 2007-
  • Senior Advisor and Editorial Board, US division, People's Medical Publishing House, Beijing, China 2008-
  • Honorary Member, Polish society of Emergency Medicine, 2005
  • Honorary Member, Chilean Society of Emergency Medicine, 2006
  • Editorial Board, Australasian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2008-
  • Editorial Board, Emergencias (Spanish Society of Emergency Medicine), 2008-

Special Honors and Awards

  • 1981: James Mill Meritorious Achievement Award, ACEP
  • 1982: Michiganian of the Year, presented by the Detroit News, Detroit, Michigan, February
  • 1990: ACEP National Education Award
  • 1996: SAEM Leadership Award
  • 1997: election to National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine
  • 2007: NC Emergency Physician of the Year
  • 2008: ACEP Hero of Emergency Medicine

 

Research Interests

  • NCDETECT, statewide NC emergency department database
  • Chief Complaint vocabulary