Chris Strachan, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
President, IU Health Academic Health Center Medical Staff
Office Location & Contact
IU Health Methodist, AG001
1701 N. Senate Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: (317) 962-3884
Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, 2001
University of Illinois College of Medicine
MD, Class of 1996
A 1996 graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago-College of Medicine, he completed his combined Methodist-IU School of Medicine residency in Emergency Medicine-Pediatrics in 2001. During his final year he served as the first Emergency Medicine-Pediatrics Chief Resident. He's board certified in both Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics.
He has been a member of FEMA - Indiana's Urban Search and Rescue Team INTF-1 (http://www.fema.gov/emergency/usr/) since 1998 and responded to several events including the World Trade Center disaster and Hurricane Katrina as the Medical Team Manager. He a clinician and teaching faculty at the Methodist Emergency Department, 16th Street campus.
In July 2008 he became the Associate Medical Director of the Emergency Medicine and Trauma Center at Methodist Hospital. Additionally he chairs the Methodist Emergency Department Patient Satisfaction Committee and serves on the Methodist Stroke Committee.