Arjun Chanmugam

Research and Professional Interests

Dr. Chanmugam joined the faculty in 1992 and has served in a number of roles including most recently as the residency director for the Hopkins Emergency Medicine Residency Program. He is an editor or associate editor for a number of textbooks including the 6th edition of the textbook Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine.

His primary interest is development both in education and technology. In 1994 he developed and introduced the required clerkship in emergency medicine, making it the first time that Johns Hopkins medical students were required to have exposure to  Emergency Medicine. He has been the recipient of multiple teaching awards.

Outside of Hopkins, he is on the Board of Directors for Maryland ACEP. He is an avid outdoor enthusiast and is an instructor in the martial art Aikido.

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Arjun Chanmugam, emergency medicine