NextGen Precision Health Discovery Series: “COVID-19 and Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)”

June 25, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online on Zoom

Speaker: Tae Hwan Chung, M.D., Director, Johns Hopkins Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) Program, Associate Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2024, noon-1 p.m.

Location: Roy Blunt NextGen Precision Health Building, Atkins Family Seminar Room

*Zoom option available

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Tae Hwan Chung, MD

About the Speaker

Dr. Tae Hwan Chung is an Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Neurology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His areas of clinical expertise include neuromuscular disorders and physical medicine and rehabilitation.

With combined training in neuromuscular medicine and in physical medicine and rehabilitation, Dr. Chung is uniquely positioned to provide a wide range of services, including diagnosis of various neuromuscular conditions, electrodiagnostic procedures, neuromuscular pathology, immune treatments and rehabilitative treatments. Clinically, Dr. Chung is particularly interested in rehabilitative treatments and therapeutic exercise of various neuromuscular diseases, especially myositis and other forms of muscle diseases. Dr. Chung runs a multidisciplinary rehabilitation clinic under the Myositis Clinic with the Johns Hopkins neuromuscular rehabilitation team, which he helped develop with physical, occupational and speech therapists, who are dedicated to helping patients with rare neuromuscular diseases. For his research, he investigates the effects of aging on the neuromuscular system in collaboration with his mentors in geriatric medicine and neurology.

Dr. Chung was recently awarded with K08 grant from National Institute of Aging (NIA) for his research work on aging neuromuscular system and metabolic changes.

Dr. Chung earned his M.D. from the Catholic University of Korea. He completed his residency at Johns Hopkins and performed a fellowship in neuromuscular medicine at Johns Hopkins.