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Rachel B. Johnson, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute

Phone (Primary):

(410) 448-7120


(410) 328-0546

Education and Training


2005-2009:  B.S., Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2009-2013:  M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Post Graduate Education and Training

2013-2014:  Preliminary Medicine Internship, Medstar Harbor Hospital, Baltimore, MD

2014-2017:  Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

2017-present:  Regional and Acute Pain Fellowship, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Highlighted Publications

Abstracts and/or Proceedings 

1. Blake Watterworth*, Omar A Alyamani, Rachel Wallace, Justin Li, Monica Chatrath, Shobana Bharadwaj#. CHAOS without Chaos: Preterm EXIT Procedure for Congenital High Airway.

Proferred Communications

May 16, 2013:

American College of Physicians, Maryland Regional Annual Associates
Meeting, Poster Presentation, Baltimore MD

Good Lung up or down? Body Positioning with Healthy Lung in Dependent Position Improves Desaturation of Oxygenation Secondary to Pulmonary Abscess”. R. Wallace MD., Johnson, J., MD., Gregorie, F., MD. 

April 15, 2015:

Gulf Atlantic Resident Anesthesia Research Conference

PowerPoint Presentation, New Orleans, LA
Difficult Airway: Lateral Synechia Syndrome and a glidescope-assisted 

fiberoptic intubation” 

May 21, 2015:

Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology Annual Conference

Poster Presentation, Boston, MA
A Parturient with a Cerebellar Pontine Angle Mass Presenting for 

Expedited Delivery of the Fetus” 

Oct 22 & 23, 2016:

American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Conference

Poster Presentation, Chicago, IL
Pacemaker Dependent Patient versus Electrocautery in an Aortocarotid Bypass” and “A Case of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy and Preeclampsia