Emmanuel C. Ohuabunwa, MD $$

Emergency Medicine Physician

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
Yale University School of Medicine (2017)
Yale University School of Medicine GME (2021), Emergency Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Emergency Medicine

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Microaggressions and their name-based subtype
    • Health disparities in diabetes care
    • Disparities in restraint use for agitated patients in the ED
    • Electronic medical records in low- and middle-income countries
  • Publications

    • Motivational Interviewing for Clinical Practice, 2nd Edition. Ohuabunwa EC (2017), American Psychiatric Association Publishing
    • Every Step Counts, Don't Waste It! The steps of a heart of gratitude. Ohuabunwa EC (2017), Temple Rebuilders Ministries
  • Professional Activities

    • American College of Emergency Physicians
    • Association of Nigerian Physicians in the Americas
    • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • Awards and Honors

    • Certificate of Appreciation, Quality Award Program 2021, Yale New Haven Health System
    • Certificate of Congressional Recognition 2021, Awarded by Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee for community service
    • Top Scorer in Yale EM Residency, National In-Training Exam 2021, Yale New Haven Health System
    • 40 Under 40 2020, New England Tri-State Urban Professionals Network
    • Honoree 2020, Who’s Who in Nigerian Diaspora
    • Leadership in Business and Society Award 2020, Yale School of Management NYC Alumni Chapter
    • Outstanding Mentorship Award 2019, All Aro USA
    • Associate Fellow 2018, Berkeley College, Yale Corporation
    • Mila Rainoff Award 2017, Yale School of Medicine Graduation
    • AmeriCorps Volunteer Service Award 2016, Presented by President Barack Obama to the executive board of the African Research Academies for Women (ARA-W)

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