Francis Counselman, MD, CPE, FACEP

Chairman

Emergency Medicine


Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

757.388.3397


Has been married to his beautiful wife Liz for 32 years. They have one dog - Lilly.

Faculty Appointments

Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School

Professor of Emergency Medicine

The Chidester Endowed Chair of Emergency Medicine

Chair, Research Committee

Undergraduate Degree

University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN. 1979

Medical Education

Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS), Norfolk, VA, 1983

Residency

Emergency Medicine Residency, EVMS, Norfolk, VA, 1986

Board Certifications

Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM)

Research Interests

Respiratory Emergencies

Acute Coronary Syndromes

Congestive Heart Failure

Presentations and Scholarships

Awards:

  • Award for Outstanding Contribution in Education, American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), 2017
  • EVMS Award for Outstanding Faculty Achievement, 2016
  • Top Doctors, Coastal Virginia Magazine, 2011-present
  • Health Care Leader Award, Inside Business, 2014
  • Heroes of Emergency Medicine (Virginia), American College of Emergency Physicians, 2008
  • Parker J Palmer "Courage to Teach Award, ACGME, 2005
  • Residency Director of the Year Award, Emergency Medicine Residents' Association, 2003

Faculty Appointments

Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School

Professor of Emergency Medicine

The Chidester Endowed Chair of Emergency Medicine

Chair, Research Committee

Undergraduate Degree

University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN. 1979

Medical Education

Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS), Norfolk, VA, 1983

Residency

Emergency Medicine Residency, EVMS, Norfolk, VA, 1986

Board Certifications

Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM)

Research Interests

Respiratory Emergencies

Acute Coronary Syndromes

Congestive Heart Failure

Presentations and Scholarships

Awards:

  • Award for Outstanding Contribution in Education, American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), 2017
  • EVMS Award for Outstanding Faculty Achievement, 2016
  • Top Doctors, Coastal Virginia Magazine, 2011-present
  • Health Care Leader Award, Inside Business, 2014
  • Heroes of Emergency Medicine (Virginia), American College of Emergency Physicians, 2008
  • Parker J Palmer "Courage to Teach Award, ACGME, 2005
  • Residency Director of the Year Award, Emergency Medicine Residents' Association, 2003
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