Clinical Lecturer, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan

Dr. Valley is a health services researcher and practicing pulmonary and critical care physician. His research focuses on identifying patients most likely to benefit from ICU care and improving the way that physicians communicate with family members and patients in the intensive care unit.

Dr. Valley is a Clinical Lecturer in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the University of Michigan. He received his undergraduate degrees from Emory University and his medical degree from the University of Miami. He completed residency training and served as Chief Resident in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas-Southwestern. Dr. Valley completed fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Care and received his Masters in Health and Healthcare Research from the University of Michigan.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Clinical Lecturer, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan
  • 2013–2016
    Fellow, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan

Education

  • 2016 
    University of Michigan, MSc
  • 2009 
    University of Miami, MD
  • 2005 
    Emory University, BA

Publications

  • 2016
    Disruptive technology: can electronic portals promote communication in the ICU, Annals of the American Thoracic Society
  • 2016
    Intensive care use and quality of care for patients with myocardial infarction and heart failure, Chest
  • 2016
    Association between non-invasive ventilation and mortality among older patients with pneumonia, Critical Care Medicine
  • 2015
    Association of intensive care unit admission with mortality among older patients with pneumonia, JAMA
  • 2015
    The epidemiology of sepsis: questioning our understanding of the role of race, Critical Care

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians