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Jeffrey William Runge

Jeffrey William Runge, former federal agency administrator. Diplomate American Board Emergency Medicine. Member of North Carolina Medical Society (speaker), North Carolina College Emerency Physicians (past president), American College Emergency Physicians (trauma care and injury control committee, research committee).

Background

  • Runge, Jeffrey William was born on October 20, 1955.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University South, 1977. Doctor of Medicine, University South Carolina, 1981.

    Career

    • Resident Charlotte Memorial Hospital and Medical Center, 1984. Faculty emergency medicine residency Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1984. Director Carolinas Center Injury Prevention and Control.

      Administrator National Highway Traffic Safety Administration United States Department Transportation, Washington, 2001—2006. Chief medical officer United States Department Homeland Security, 2005—2007, acting under secretary for science & technical, 2006, assistant secretary for health affairs & chief medical officer, 2007—2009.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Emergency Medicine.

    Membership

    Member of North Carolina Medical Society (speaker), North Carolina College Emerency Physicians (past president), American College Emergency Physicians (trauma care and injury control committee, research committee).

    Connections

    • Married Ginny Runge; children: Emily, Will.
    • spouse: Ginny Runge
    • children: Emily Runge
    • Will Runge
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    Born October 20, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1977
      University South
    • 1981
      University South Carolina
    • 1984
      faculty emergency medicine residency Carolinas Medical Center
      Charlotte, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    • 1984
      Resident, Charlotte Memorial Hospital and Medical Center
    • 2001 - 2006
      administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration United States Department Transportation
      Washington, United States
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