Kevin M. Chan, M.D. is the Vice Chair of Clinical Experience and Quality for the Department of Internal Medicine. He is originally from Marshall, Michigan and received his bachelor’s degree from Albion College and medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Following residency training in internal medicine at Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes in Chicago, Dr. Chan completed fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles Center for Health Sciences. He joined the faculty at Michigan in 2005.
Dr. Chan’s academic career has centered on lung transplantation, prognostication and management of end-stage lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, organ allocation policy and medical education. His clinical interests are in lung transplantation and management of end stage lung disease.
Dr. Chan is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine. He served on the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Pulmonary Disease Board and the Thoracic Committee for the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS)/Organ Procurement and Transplant Network (OPTN). He has been named as a “Best Doctor in America” since 2007, is a member of the University of Michigan Department of Medicine Academaiae Laureati Medici (Clinical Excellence Society), was recognized with an “Outstanding Clinician Award” by the University of Michigan Medical School in 2015, and is a “Distinguished CHEST Educator” as designated by the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST).