Hem Desai

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


Administrator Info
Name: Emily Olmsted-Morales
Phone: 612-624-0999
Email: olmst111@umn.edu
Fax: 612-625-2174

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.

Research Summary

  • Delirium, Medical Education
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Teaching Summary

ICU Primer for an Intern, Advance Ventilator Management

Clinical Summary

Pulmonary Hypertension, ICU Survival Care, Asthma


MBBS, Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College

Honors and Recognition

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

Professional Memberships

American Thoracic Society
American College of Chest Physicians