Christopher Chan, M.D., Ph.D., Emergency Medicine, Joins Saint Francis

Christopher Chan, M.D., Ph.D. (Hartford, Conn. August 13, 2012) – Christopher Chan, M.D., Ph.D., a specialist in emergency medicine, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Chan received his medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, N.C. He completed his residency in emergency medicine at New York Medical College, New York, N.Y. Dr. Chan earned his doctorate in Molecular Genetics at Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

Dr. Chan is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the American Medical Association, and the Emergency Medicine Residency Association. He served with the U.S. Army, 29th Infantry Division.

At Saint Francis, Dr. Chan is practicing as a member of the Saint Francis Emergency Medical Group.

About Saint Francis 

Saint Francis Care is an integrated healthcare delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897. Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England. Other major entities of Saint Francis Care include The Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center, and the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research. Its services are supported by a network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office centers sited throughout the region. For more information, visit