Hem Desai, MBBS, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Hem Desai

Contact Info

Administrative Assistant Name
Colleen Hennen

Administrative Phone
612-301-1200

Administrative Email
henne020@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-625-2174

MD, Medical School, Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India

Residency, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Fellowship, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

Summary

I have active interest in medical education. In addition to teaching residents and medical students, I was coordinator for pulmonary curriculum for Physician Assistant school at Indiana University.

I focused on Pulmonary Hypertension during third year of my fellowship. My research area of interest includes Delirium & racial and social disparities in healthcare outcomes.

Awards & Recognition

  • Best Resident Teacher- University of Arizona College of Medicine
  • Best Resident in Pulmonary & Critical Care- University of Arizona College of Medicine

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Delirium, Medical Education
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

ICU Primer for an Intern, Advance Ventilator Management

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Pulmonary Hypertension, ICU Survival Care, Asthma