Charles W. Emala, MD

Board Certifications: 
Anesthesiology
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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Henrik H. Bendixen Professor of Anesthesiology

Administrative Titles

  • Vice Chair for Research

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology

Research

Grants

NOVEL NUTRICEUTICALS RELAX AIRWAY SMOOTH MUSCLE AND DECREASE INFLAMMATION IN ALLERGIC LUNG DISEASE (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 2019 - Nov 30 2023

ANESTHESIOLOGY RESEARCH TRAINING (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2018 - Jun 30 2023

GINGER S THERAPEUTIC POTENTIAL IN ASTHMA (Federal Gov)

Sep 15 2018 - Aug 31 2020

NOVEL THERAPEUTICS FOR BRONCHOCONSTRICTIVE LUNG DISEASES INSPIRED BY BIOACTIVE NATURAL PRODUCTS FOUND IN GINGER (Private)

Jul 1 2019 - Jun 30 2020

TARGETING AIRWAY SMOOTH MUSCLE CHLORIDE FLUXES FOR BRONCHORELAXATION (Federal Gov)

Apr 15 2015 - Mar 31 2020

THE ROLE OF GABA A RECEPTORS IN THE MODULATION OF LUNG INFLAMMATION BY ALTERING DYNAMIC CALCIUM SIGNALING (Private)

Jun 1 2018 - May 31 2019

CONTROL OF THE AIRWAY SMOOTH MUSCLE CELL CYTOSKELETON BY GELSOLIN: A POTENTIAL NOVEL THERAPEUTIC TARGET FOR BRONCHOCONSTRICTIVE DISEASES (Private)

Jul 1 2016 - Jun 30 2018

THE ROLE OF GELSOLIN IN AIRWAY SMOOTH MUSCLE CONTRACTION AND RELAXATION: A POTENTIAL NOVEL THERAPEUTIC TARGET FOR BRONCHOCONSTRICTIVE DISEASES (Private)

Jul 1 2016 - Jun 30 2017

RENAL PROTECTION WITH A1 ADENOSINE RECEPTORS (Federal Gov)

Mar 1 2001 - May 31 2017

DEVELOPMENT OF NEW DRUGS FOR ASTHMA BY TARGETING GABA(A) RECEPTORS IN THE LUNGS (Federal Gov)

Sep 10 2014 - Jun 30 2016

ANTAGONISM OF THE CALCIUM-ACTIVATED CHLORIDE CHANNEL TMEM16A: A NOVEL TARGET TO TREAT BRONCHOSPASM (Private)

Jul 1 2014 - Jun 30 2016

ENHANCED INTRAATERIAL DELIVERY OF CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS TO THE BRAIN (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2008 - Jul 31 2014

ELECTROCORE - EMALA RESEARCH AGREEMENT (Private)

Jan 1 2009 - Jan 1 2013

MECHANISM OF RENAL PROTECTION WITH VOLATILE ANESTHETICS (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 2002 - May 31 2012

BETA2 ADRENOCEPTOR GENOTYPE AND PRETERM LABOR INCIDENCE AND OUTCOME (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2005 - Apr 30 2012

LOCAL REGULATION OF AIRWAY TONE (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 1998 - Jul 31 2009