Search the Health Library
Get the facts on diseases, conditions, tests and procedures.
I Want To...
Find a Doctor
Find a doctor at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center or Johns Hopkins Community Physicians.
I Want To...
Find Research Faculty
Enter the last name, specialty or keyword for your search below.
Robert Clifford Linton, II, M.B.A., M.D.
Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Howard County General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Expertise: Emergency Medicine, Quality Measures, Sports Medicine
Research Interests: Hospital throughput; patient safety; health information technology; and quality improvement
Dr. Linton is the Emergency Department Director for Howard County General Hospital. He has served as Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine for Medstar Union Memorial Hospital from 2008 to 2014 and completed his M.B.A. in medical services management from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in 2010. Dr. Linton has served on and led a number of hospital based and regional Emergency Medicine committees. In addition, he has served as an officer on the medical executive committee for Medstar Union Memorial and is currently a member of the Board of Directors for Maryland ACEP.
Dr. Linton has several administrative interests including, hospital throughput, patient safety, health information technology, quality improvement and sports medicine.
- Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Howard County General Hospital
- Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Departments / Divisions
- MD, Meharry Medical College School of Medicine (1996)
- Howard University Hospital / Emergency Medicine (1999)
- American Board of Emergency Medicine / Emergency Medicine (2001)