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Federal agency administrator

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.

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