Dr. James J Walter MD

Dr. James Walter is an emergency medicine doctor in Burr Ridge, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 30 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1981

University of Chicago
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1981–1983

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Emergency Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A comparison of frequent and infrequent visitors to an urban emergency department.
Sandoval, E.,Smith, S.,Walter, J.,Schuman, S. A.,Olson, M. P.,Striefler, R.,Brown, S.,Hickner, J.

A Catholic reflection on stem cell research.
Walter, J.J.

Nutrition and hydration.
Shannon, T.A., Walter, J.J.

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