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Christopher I. Doty, MD

Practice areas

  • Emergency Medicine

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Clinic information

Clinical interests

  • Cognitive Errors
  • Heart Failure
  • Medical Education



Jefferson Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia


SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Emergency Medicine

Additional information


My name is Christopher I. Doty; I received my medical degree from Jefferson Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. I completed a residency at Kings County Hospital /State University of New York – Brooklyn campus in Brooklyn, New York. Upon graduation, I took a faculty position at Kings County Hospital in the medical education division. After 12 years as a faculty member, I moved to Lexington to serve as the vice chair and residency director in the department of Emergency Medicine.

I have won numerous institutional and national teaching awards and is also an Abraham Flexner Master Educator. My academic and research interests are cognition, andragogy, residency education, and acute decompensated heart failure.