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Christopher Chu, MD

Associate Professor, Clinical Medicine

Christopher Chu
For Patients
Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Clinical efficiency and excellence
  • Reducing readmission rates
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • MD, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD


  • Internal Medicine


  • American College of Physicians
  • Society of Hospital Medicine

Honors & Awards

  • Clinical Excellence Award in Hospital Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, 2016-2017
  • Award for Excellence in Resident Research, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, July 2015

Digital Bibliography

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Selected Publications

Zuchelli T, Alsheik E, Chu C, Bhandari B. Does an Upper Endoscopy Before Transesophageal Echocardiography Change Patient Management? J Clin Gastroenterol, 2015 Nov-Dec;49(10): 848-52. [PMID: 25930975]

Curtin B, Shah K, Chu C, Hwang D, Flasar M, von Rosenvinge E. Characteristics of Clostridium difficile infection in patients hospitalized with myelodysplastic syndrome or acute myelogenous leukemia. World J Clin Oncol, 2017 Oct 10;8(5):398-404. [PMID: 29067276]