Dr. Anthony J. Courey is an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Dr. Courey is a graduate of the University of California at Davis and received his medical degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Dr. Courey completed his residency in Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern/Parkland Memorial Hospital and fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan.
He is Associate Director of the Critical Care Medicine Unit at the University of Michigan Hospital. Dr. Courey’s research interests are in the area of critical care medicine, including ARDS, ICU point of care ultrasound, and critical care education. He has been an ultrasonography/echocardiography instructor nationally for the ACCP and regionally at the University of Michigan in a joint venture with Henry Ford Hospital. He has served as a co-investigator in a number of critical care multicenter trials in ARDS mechanical ventilation and sepsis. He has a particular interest in the use of esophageal pressure catheters to guide PEEP in ARDS management. Dr. Courey’s major research interest include ICU Point of Care Ultrasound, Mechanical Ventilation in ARDS and ICU Education.