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Eric Chumbley, MD, Family Medicine, Hurlburt Field, FL


Family Medicine Hurlburt Field, FL

Sports Medicine (Non-Surgical)

Chief, Division of Aerospace Medicine Air Force Special Operations Command

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Education & Training

  • USAF School of Aerospace Medicine
    USAF School of Aerospace MedicineResidency, Preventive Medicine, 2016 - 2017
  • Wright State University
    Wright State UniversityMS, Aerospace Medicine, 2015 - 2016
  • National Capital Consortium
    National Capital ConsortiumFellowship, Sports Medicine (Family Medicine), 1997 - 1998
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
    Southern Illinois University School of MedicineResidency, Family Medicine, 1994 - 1997
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    University of Kentucky College of MedicineClass of 1994
  • Georgetown College
    Georgetown CollegeBS, Biology and Chemistry, Summa Cum Laude, 1986 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 2002 - 2023
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1995 - 1998
  • American Board of Preventive Medicine Aerospace Medicine
  • FAAAviation Medical Examiner

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Howard Unger Award Society of USAF Flight Surgeons, 2017
  • President's Award, Outstanding Graduating Senior Georgetown College, 1990
  • Jeffrey Myers Young Investigator Award Space Medicine Association, 2016
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Risk factors for cervical pain in F-15C pilots  
    Chumbley EM, Stolfi A, McEachen JC, Aerospac Med Hum Perform, 11/2017
  • Home cervical traction to reduce neck pain in fighter pilots  
    Chumbley EM, O'Hair N, Stolfi A, Lienesch C, McEachen JC, Wright BA, Aerospac Med Hum Perform, 12/2016
  • Evaluation of overuse elbow injuries  
    Chumbley EM, O'Connor FG, Nirschl RP, American Family Physician, 1/1/2000

Books/Book Chapters


  • Risk Factors For Cervical Pain in F-15C Pilots 
    Dallas, TX - 5/2018
  • The Use of Home Cervical Traction to Reduce Neck Pain in Fighter Pilots 
    Atlantic City, NJ - 4/2016
  • Evaluation of Shoulder Pain 
    San Antonio, TX - 1/1/2001
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