Roger L. Humphries, MD

Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Neurological Emergencies
  • Pediatric Injuries

Roger L. Humphries, MD

Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine


My name is Roger L. Humphries; I received my medical degree from the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington. I am board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine.

Faculty rank

Professor of Emergency Medicine


University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

UK Chandler Emergency Department

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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Bailey AM, Baum RA, Rose J, Humphries RL.
    High-Dose Adenosine for Treatment of Refractory Supraventricular Tachycardia in an Emergency Department of an Academic Medical Center: A Case Report and Literature Review.
    J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;50(3):477-81.
  2. Humphries RL, Stone CK, Bowers RC.
    Colloid cyst: a case report and literature review of a rare but deadly condition.
    J Emerg Med. 2011 Jan;40(1):e5-9.
  3. Weant KA, Humphries RL, Hite K, Armitstead JA.
    Effect of emergency medicine pharmacists on medication-error reporting in an emergency department.
    Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010 Nov 1;67(21):1851-5.
  4. Weant KA, Martin JE, Humphries RL, Cook AM.
    Pharmacologic options for reducing the shivering response to therapeutic hypothermia.
    Pharmacotherapy. 2010 Aug;30(8):830-41.
  5. Miller CS, Foley JD, Bailey AL, Campell CL, Humphries RL, Christodoulides N, Floriano PN, Simmons G, Bhagwandin B, Jacobson JW, Redding SW, Ebersole JL, McDevitt JT.
    Current developments in salivary diagnostics.
    Biomark Med. 2010 Feb;4(1):171-89.

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