Chris A. Ghaemmaghami, MD
Ghaemmaghami was named interim CEO in September 2019. In this role, he oversees the strategic direction and operations of all inpatient and ambulatory services of the medical center.
An emergency medicine physician, Ghaemmaghami began his career at UVA in 1998 and served in a variety of leadership roles in the Department of Emergency Medicine, including medical director and vice chair for the department. Starting in 2014, he served as the Chief Medical Officer. He continues to see patients clinically in the UVA Emergency Department.