James H. Jones, MD
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Office Location & Contact
Faculty Office Building, Eskenazi Health
640 Eskenazi Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: (317) 880-3900
Wright State University
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1982
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
MD, Class of 1979
Jamie is a 1976 graduate of DePauw University (Greencastle, Indiana) and a 1979 graduate of the Ohio State University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio in 1982. From 1985-1997 he was faculty for the then Methodist-based EM residency, serving as the associate program director from 1993-1997. In 1998-1999 he was the chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine for Mayo Hospital Arizona. He then returned to Indiana in late 1999 and joined the faculty of the Wishard Emergency Department and the Indiana University School of Medicine. In 2001 he was named Vice Chair of the academic department. In addition, he is the medical director of the Eskenazi Hospital Emergency Department
Within the IUSM, Jamie sits on the Promotion and Tenure Committee, Faculty Steering Committee, Curriculum Council Steering Committee and Lifelong Learning Competency Committee.
On a national level, he is a member of the Board of Directors for the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM). His ABEM activities include: chair of the Residency Visitation Program Task Force, chair of the Academic Affairs Committee, editor for the LLSA examination, liaison to the Medical Toxicology subboard, member of the Test Development, Test Administration, and Credentials Committees as well as the Assessment of Practice Performance, Initial Certification, Residency Training Information and Internal Medicine-Critical Care Task Forces. He is also an oral board examiner and test item writer. Since 2001, Jamie has been a manuscript reviewer for Academic Emergency Medicine. His area of research interest is emergent airway management and he lectures nationally on this topic.