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John Michael Chandler, MD, FACP

Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street
3 Gates
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-687-9527
BA (Biology & Chemistry)
University of St. Thomas -St. Paul, MN, 1983.
MD (Medicine)
University of Minnesota Medical School- Minneapolis, MN, 1987.
Post-Graduate Training
Internship, Naval Medical Center-Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA, 1987-1988.
Residency, Naval Medical Center-Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA, 1988-1990.
Fellow, Multidisciplinary Critical Care - Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian University Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990-1992.
Navy Clinical Fellow, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, 1997-1998.
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (Recertified 2010, 2021; Diplomate with MOC in good standing as of 2023), 1990.
American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (Recertified 2000, 2012, 2021; Diplomate with MOC in good standing as of 2023), 1993.
Villanova University, Six Sigma, Green Belt - Certificate, 2009.
Villanova University, Lean Six Sigma - Green Belt Certificate, 2009.
Fellow, NIH (Woods Hole, MA), Biomedical Informatics - Certificate, 2011.
Transcranial Doppler & Cerebral Blood Flow Monitoring Fellowship Certificate, UCLA, Los Angelus, CA, 2013.
United Council of Neurologic Specialities - Neurocritical Care, Minneapolis, MN (Diplomate with MOC in good standing and current as of 2023), 2013.
American Medical Informatics Association 10x10 Course - Certificate, 2013.
American Board of Preventive Medicine - Clinical Informatics, Chicago, IL (Diplomate with MOC in good standing as of 2023), 2017.
Neurocritical Care Society, Brian Death (Death by Neurologic Criteria) - Certificate, 2019.
Neurocritical Care Society, Emergency Neurologic Life Support, 4.0 - Instructor, 2019.
National Board of Echocardiography, Critical Care Echo, Testamur Status, 2020.
American Board of Internal Medicine - Neurocritical Care Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (Diplomate with MOC in good standing as of 2023), 2021.
American College of Surgeons - Advanced Trauma Life Support - Instructor, 2022.
American Heart Association - Basic Life Support & Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Certificate, 2023.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Internal Medicine (ABIM-1990, 2000, 2010, 2021 with MOC in good standing)
Critical Care Medicine (ABIM-1993, 2000, 2012, 2021 with MOC in good standing)
Neurocitical Care (ABIM-2021 with MOC in good standing)
Neurocritical Care (UCNS-2013 with MOC in good standing)
Clinical Informatics (ABPM-2017 with MOC in good standing)
National Board of Echocardiography, Critical Care, Testamur Status
(NBE-2020 with MOC in good standing)

Acute Traumatic Brain Injury
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Stroke (Ischemic and Hemorrhagic)
Airway Management, and Acute Lung Physiology and Injury
Heart-Lung Interactions
Central Nervous System Infections
Neurologic Manifestations of Systemic Medical Diseases and Conditions

Therapeutic Hypothermia in Brain Injury and after Cardiac Arrest
Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Critical Illness and Quality Improvement Systems
Bronchoscopy (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)
Emergency Neurologic Life Support (ENLS)
EHR (Epic Systems), Clinical Decision Support Systems, and Clinical Documentation Improvement
Telemedicine Applications in Critical Care
Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Application in Critically Ill Patients
Critical Care Informatics

Selected Publications

Tyler J York, Sonia Ajmera, Waseem Lutfi, Sophie Su, John M Chandler , Matthew J Michaels, James M Schuster, Eric L Zager, Kristy L Weber, Benjamin Braslow, Niels D Martin, Catherine E Sharoky, Neil R Malhotra and Jeremy W Cannon: Prone Zone 3 REBOA Rescue for Postoperative Hemorrhagic After Sacrococcygeal Tumor Resection. Journal of Endovascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management. Journal of Endovascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management, PKP Publishing Services, Vol. 6(No. 3): pp 140–143, December 2022 Notes: https://journal.jevtm.com/index.php/jevtm/article/view/268/356 DOI: https://doi.org/10.26676/jevtm.268

Margarete Pierce, Steven W. Gudowski, Karsten J. Roberts, Anthony Jackominic, Karen K. Zumstein, Amanda Shuttleworth, Joshua Ho, Phillip Susser, Alomi Parikh, John M. Chandler, Ann Marie Huffenberger, Michael J. Scott, C. William Hanson III, Krzysztof Laudanski: The Rapid Implementation of Ad Hoc Tele-Critical Care Respiratory Therapy (eRT) Service in the Wake of the COVID-19 Surge. Journal of Clinical Medicine. Patrice Forget (eds.). Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 11(3): 718, January 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.3390/jcm11030718 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8837076/pdf/jcm-11-00718.pdf.

George L. Anesi, MD, MSCE, MBE, Juliane Jablonski, DNP, RN, Michael O. Harhay, PhD, MPH, Joshua H. Atkins, MD, PhD, Jasmeet Bajaj, MD, Cameron Baston, MD, MSCE, Patrick J. Brennan, MD, Christina L. Candeloro, PharmD, Lauren M. Catalano, MD, MSc, Maurizio F. Cereda, MD, John M. Chandler, MD, Jason D. Christie, MD, MSCE, Tara Collins, CRNP, Katherine R. Courtright, MD, MSHP, Barry D. Fuchs, MD, MS, Emily Gordon, MD, MS, John C. Greenwood, MD, Steven Gudowski, BS, RRT, Asaf Hanish, MS, C. William Hanson III, MD, Monica Heuer, MBA, MPP, Paul Kinniry, MD, Zev Noah Kornfield, MD, Gregory B. Kruse, MSc, MPH, Meghan Lane-Fall, MD, MSHP, Niels D. Martin, MD, Mark E. Mikkelsen, MD, MSCE, Dan Negoianu, MD, Jose L. Pascual, MD, PhD, Maulik B. Patel, MD, Steven C. Pugliese, MD, Zaffer A. Qasim, MBBS, John P. Reilly, MD, MSCE, John Salmon, BS, William D. Schweickert, MD, Michael J. Scott, MBChB, Michael G.S. Shashaty, MD, MSCE, Corinna P. Sicoutris, CRNP, John K. Wang, MD, Wei Wang PhD, Arshad A. Wani, MD, Brian J. Anderson, MD, MSCE, Jacob T. Gutsche, MD: Characteristics, outcomes, and trends of patients with COVID-19–related critical illness at a learning health system in the U.S. Annals of Internal Medicine. American College of Physicians, 174(5): pp 613-621, May 2021 Notes: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7901669 Ann Intern Med. 2021 May;174(5):613-621. doi: 10.7326/M20-5327. Epub 2021 Jan 19. Ann Intern Med. 2021 Jan 19 : M20-5327. Published online 2021 Jan 19. doi: 10.7326/M20-5327.

Joshua Ho, Philip Susser, Cindy Christian, Horace DeLisser, Michael J. Scott, Lynn A. Pauls,Ann M. Huffenberger, C. William Hanson III, John M. Chandler, Lee A. Fleisher and Krzysztof Laudanski: Developing the eMedical Student (eMS)—A Pilot Project Integrating Medical Students into the Tele-ICU during the COVID-19 Pandemic and beyond Healthcare 2021, 9(1), 73; https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare9010073 Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 9(1), January 2021 Notes: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7829880/pdf/healthcare-09-00073.pdf DOI: 10.3390/healthcare9010073.

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