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Chinwe Chi Chi Unegbu, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Female

Appointment Phone

410-955-7610

Main Location

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Centers & Institutes

Departments

Locations

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 410-955-7610

600 N. Wolfe Street
Sheikh Zayed Tower
Baltimore, MD 21287 map

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Appointment Phone: 410-955-7610

4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224 map

Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center

Appointment Phone: 410-955-7610

601 N. Caroline Street
Baltimore, MD 21287 map

Contact for Research Inquiries

1800 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21287 map

Expertise

Anesthesiology

Biography

Dr. Chinwe Chi Chi Ajuba-Iwuji is an assistant professor of anesthesiology and critical care medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her area of clinical expertise is anesthesiology.

Dr. Ajuba-Iwuji received her undergraduate degree in biology/pre-medicine from Cornell University. She earned her M.D. from Johns Hopkins. She completed her residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and performed a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology, also at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Ajuba-Iwuji joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2011.

Dr. Ajuba-Iwuji's research interests include pediatric anesthesiology.

Dr. Ajuba-Iwuji serves on the House Staff Council at Johns Hopkins. She is a Cornell Tradition Scholar and a member of several professional organizations, including the Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiology Society and the Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology.

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    Additional Information

  • Education +

    Degrees

    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / MD (2006)

    Residencies

    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine (2010)

    Fellowships

    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine (2011)

    Certifications

    • American Board of Anesthesiology / Anesthesiology-General (2011)
    • American Board of Anesthesiology / Pediatric Anesthesiology (2013)
  • Research & Publications +

    Research Summary

    Dr. Ajuba-Iwuji performs ACE inhibitor database development and research for the Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Her research involves a retrospective analysis of hemodynamic effects of ACE inhibitors on patients presenting for cardiac surgery during both the pre- and post-cardio pulmonary bypass period.

  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +

    Honors

    • Cornell Tradition Scholar, 1998
    • Dean’s List, Cornell University, 1998 - 2002
    • Jaqua Foundation Scholar, 2000 - 2002
    • National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 2000
    • Golden Key International Honor Society, 2001
    • Dean’s Stipend, 2003 - 2006

    Memberships

    • Student National Medical Association, 2002 - 2010
    • American Society of Anesthesiology,, 2007
    • Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology, 2010
    • Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiology Society, 2011

    Professional Activities

    • House Staff Council, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2006
  • Videos & Media +

    Lectures and Presentations

    Assessing Transfusion Threshold in a Patient with Sickle Cell Disease Presenting with a Post Tonsillectomy Hemorrhage
     Abstract presentation , Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology , Tampa (01/01/2012)

    Simulation Center Instructor: Case of Venous Air Embolism in pediatric patient undergoing craniosynostosis surgery
    Instructor , Johns Hopkins Hospital (01/01/2012)

    What's Your Target? : Assessing Transfusion Practices of Pediatric Anesthesiologists during High Blood Loss Cases
     Abstract presentation , ACCM research day , Baltimore (01/01/2011)

    What's Your Target? : Assessing Transfusion Practices of Pediatric Anesthesiologists during High Blood Loss Cases
     Abstract presentation , American Society of Anesthesiology , Chicago (01/01/2011)

    An Uncommon Complication of a Common Surgery: Intraoperative Cardiac Arrest Following Port A Cath Placement
     Abstract presentation , American Society of Anesthesiology , Chicago (01/01/2011)

    Simple case + Complicated patient = Complicated Case: A Case of Unrecognized Myocardial Dysfunction in a patient with End Stage Renal Disease
     Abstract presentation , Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology , San Deigo (01/01/2011)

    Anesthesia for Thoracoscopic Correction of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia in the Neonate: A Case of Difficult Mechanical Ventilation
     Abstract presentation , Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology , San Deigo (01/01/2011)

    Simulation Center Instructor: Pediatric Difficult Airway Station Instructor
    Johns Hopkins Hospital (01/01/2011)

    The Great Deceiver: Post partum Blood Pressure Normalization in a Severe Pre-Eclamptic as an Early Sign of Intravascular Injection of Local Anesthetic
     Abstract presentation , American Society of Anesthesiology , New Orleans (01/01/2009)

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