Ellen M. Chung, MD

Ellen Chung, MD

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Ellen Chung, MD, is Chief in the Department of Radiology at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Associate Radiologist-in-Chief and a retired US Army colonel. While in the Army, she served as the Integrated Diagnostic Radiology Chief during the merger of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the National Naval Medical Center. While assigned to the military medical school, the Uniformed Services University, she was elected President of the Faculty Senate. She served as the Pediatric Section Chief at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and later American Institute for Radiologic Pathology from 2003-2020 teaching pediatric radiologic-pathologic correlation to nearly all radiology residents in the United States and 28 other countries.

Her interests include faculty development, establishing a multicenter radiologic-pathologic correlation conference with other pediatric hospitals and developing a robust practice of contrast-enhanced ultrasound at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She is also interested in non-fiction reading, leadership skills development, personal productivity and helping people communicate more effectively.

Academic and Clinical Areas

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 07/15/2019

Board Certifications
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Pediatric Radiology
Fellowship Boston Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2003
Residency Tripler Army Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/1995
Internship Tripler Army Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/1991
Medical School Georgetown University School of Medicine Date Completed: 05/26/1990