Skip to main content

Robert T. Chow, MD, MBA, FACP

Academic Title:

Associate Professor

Primary Appointment:


Administrative Title:

Director Of The U.M.M.C. Midtown Campus Hospitalist Programs; Chairman of Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center's Midtown Campus

Additional Title:



Department of Medicine Baltimore, MD 21201

Phone (Primary):

(410) 225-8790

Phone (Secondary):

(410) 856-3660


(410) 225-8910

Education and Training

I received my MD degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and then trained in general internal medicine at the Brown University Rhode Island Hospital program.  I completed MBA in Medical Services Management from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in 2011. 


I am pleased to have practiced and taught general internal medicine in Baltimore for the past thirty years.  I joined the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 2014, and currently serve as the program director of the Internal Medicine and Transitional Year residency programs, the director of the Division of General Internal Medicine, and Chair of Department of Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus.

Research/Clinical Keywords

medical education

Highlighted Publications

Chow R, Tamhane S, Zhang M, Fisher LA, Yoon J, Sehgal S, Lumbres M, Han MAT, Win T, "An Innovative and Novel Approach to Resident Scheduling: Use of a Point-based System to Account for Resident Preferences," Journal of Graduate Medical Education 2015; 7(3): 451-453

Oguejiofor P, Chow R, Yim K, Jaar BG, "Successful Management of Refractory Type 1 Renal Tubular Acidosis with Amiloride," Case Reports in Nephrology 2017 (volume 2017), Article ID 8596169

Mark A, Meister M, Opara B, Chow R, "Nontraumatic urinary bladder rupture presenting as renal pseudo-failure and ascites," Radiology Case Reports 2017; 12:304-307

Meddeb M, Chow R, Whipps R, Haque R, "The Heart as a Site of Metastasis of Benign Metastasizing Leiomyoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature," Case Reports in Cardiology, vol 2018, Article ID 7231326

Frost J, Rich RL, Robbins CW, Stevermer JJ, Chow RT, Leon KK, Bird MD, "Depression Following Acute Coronary Syndrome Events: Screening and Treatment Guidelines from the AAFP," Am Fam Physician 2019; June `5; 99(12): 786A-786J

Clinical Specialty Details

General Internal Medicine and primary care

Awards and Affiliations

2015, Master, American College of Physicians

2014 John Rogers Award for Faculty Teaching, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, Baltimore, MD

2007 Waxman Award for Medical Student Teaching, American College of Physicians 

Professional Activity

Former Governor, Maryland Chapter of the American College of Physicians