Thomas Chun, MD MPH
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Work: +1 401-444-6680
My research focuses on brief interventions administered in an Emergency Department setting.
Research DescriptionI am currently involved in a project to teach Pediatric Emergency Department staff a brief intervention to decrease adolescent alcohol use .
Grants and AwardsDean's Excellence in Teaching, 2010
AffiliationsFellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Funded Research2005-2010 Teaching an Alcohol Interverntion to Pediatric ER Staff,
Grant# AA014934-01A1, National Institute for Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, $197,500 per year, originally awarded March 2005
Principal Investigator: Thomas Chun (75%)
Co-investigators: Anthony Spirito, Gail D'Onofrio, Catherine Dubé, Robert Swift, and Robert Woolard
2004-2005 Reducing Injury, Alcohol and Marijuana Use Among ED Patients.
Grant# AA 13709-01A1, National Institute for Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, $375,000 per year, originally awarded April 2003
Principal Investigator: Robert Woolard
Co-investigators: Bruce Becker, Richard Longabaugh, Alison Minugh, Ted Nirenberg, and Thomas Chun (5%)
1999-2001 Helping Parents in the Pediatric ER to Quit Smoking.
Grant# CA 74538-01, National Cancer Institute,
$500,000 per year, originally awarded June 1997.
Prinicipal Investigator: Judith DePue
Co-investigators: Michael Goldstein, Raymond Niaura,
Alessandra Kazura, Bruce Becker, and Thomas Chun (5%)