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Luna Chen Ragsdale

Clinical Associate in the Department of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Box 3096 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
1668W Hafs Bldg, Durham, NC 27710


Luna Ragsdale, MD, MPH, FACEP currently serves as the Chief of the Emergency Department at the Durham Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System.   Dr. Ragsdale is also the clinical lead for the VA's National Geriatric Emergency Department Core Team that facilitated the spread of geriatric emergency departments in the VA system.  In addition to her VA work, she is on the American College of Emergency Physician Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation Board of Governors.  

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Clinical Associate in the Department of Emergency Medicine · 2014 - Present Emergency Medicine, Clinical Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

The George Washington University · 2003 M.D.
The University of Chicago · 1997 M.P.H.