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Tim's Experience

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION:  University of Nebraska, B. S., 1972, M.D., 1975


POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

1976 - 1977 Intern, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern   Medical School, Dallas, Texas

1977 - 1979 Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern

Medical School, Dallas, Texas

1979 - 1981 Fellow, Pulmonary Disease, University of Texas Southwestern

Medical School, Dallas, Texas

1981 - 1984 Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy, V. A. Medical Center,

Dallas, Texas

1981 - 1984 Assistant Chief, Pulmonary Disease Section, V. A. Medical

Center, Dallas, Texas

1981 - 1984 Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Texas   Health Science Center at Dallas, Southwestern Medical School

1985 -  Private Practice, Plano, Texas


AWARDS AND HONORS:

Alpha Omega Alpha

M. D., Summa Cum Laude


LICENSURE AND BOARDS:

Texas License, 1976

Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine

Board Certified in Internal Medicine 1979

Board Certified in Pulmonary Disease 1982

Board Certified in Critical Care Medicine 2013

Diplomate, American Board of Quality Assurance

Utilization Review, 1997


MEMBERSHIPS:

Fellow, American College of Physicians (FACP)

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)

Texas Medical Association

Collin Fannin County Medical Society


SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATIONS AND INVITED LECTURES:

1981 American Thoracic Society, Detroit, Michigan

Texas Thoracic Society, Houston, Texas

1981 American Federation for Clinical Research, Washington, D. C.

1983 Southern Society of Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, Louisiana American Thoracic Society, Kansas City, Missouri

American Heart Association, Los Angeles, California

KOPPA Conference, Hunt, Texas

1984 Association of American Physicians, Aspen, Colorado

American Lung Association, Dallas, Texas

1986 - 1994 American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Annual Meetings in

1986, 1989, 1991, 1994, Dallas, Texas

2002 Plano Business Forum on Patient Safety

2003 Plano Business Forum on Healthcare Outcomes and Quality Measures


PUBLISHED CONTRIBUTIONS AND LECTURES:

Chappell, T.R. Pulmonary Function and Exercise Testing. Pulmonary Heart Disease.

Lewis J. Ruin, M.D., ed., Martinus Nijhoff, Boston, Massachusetts, 1984, pp. 177-221.

Chappell, T.R. Selected Topics in Intensive Care. Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, 

1983. Collected and printed by Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas.


PUBLICATIONS:

Chappell, T.R., Cassidy, S.S., Johnson, R.L. Quantification of the Fraction of Static Pulmonary Capillary Blood in Dogs Using the Diffusing Capacity. American Review of

Respiratory Disease, 123:238A, 1981.

Chappell, T.R., Hughes, J.D., Rubin, L.J. Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation as a Determinant of Pulmonary Vascular Tone in Cor Pulmonale. Clinical Research

30:426A, 1982.

Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J., Markham, R.V., Firth, B.G. Independence of Oxygen Consumption and Systemic Oxygen Transport in Patients with Either Stable Cor Pulmonale or Refractory Left Ventricular Failure. Clinical Research 30:860A, 1982.

Meyer, B.D., Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J, Woodward, T.D., Heinrich, W.L. The Contrasting Effects of Acetate and Bicarbonate Hemodialysis in Pulmonary Gas Exchange. Clinical Research 30:862A, 1982.

Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J., Markham, R.V., Firth, B.G. Independence of Oxygen consumption and Systemic Oxygen Transport in Patients with Either Stable Cor Pulmonale or Refractory Left Ventricular Failure. American Review of Respiratory Disease 127:300A, 1983.

Miller, M.J., Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J. The Effects of Vasodilator Therapy with Hydralazine on Gas Exchange in Cor Pulmonale. Clinical Research 31:219A, 1983.

Henrich, W.L., Woodward, T.D., Beyer, B., Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J. Bicarbonate versus Acetate Hemodialysis Double-Blind Crossover Study of Side Effects. Kidney International 23:150A, 1983.

Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J., Caldwell, E.J. The Hemodynamic Effects of Chronic Oral Hydralazine Therapy in Patients with Cor Pulmonale. American Review of Respiratory Disease 127:81A, 1983.

Miller, M.J., Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J. The Effets of Vasodilator Therapy with Hydralazine on Gas Exchange in Cor Pulmonale. Circulation 68 (4): III-399A, 1983.

Chappell, T.R., Rubin., L.J., Markham, R.V., Firth, B.G. Independence of Oxygen Consumption and Systemic Oxygen Transport in Patients with Either Stable Cor Pulmonale or Refractory Left Ventricular Failure. American Review of Respiratory Disease 128:30-33, 1983.

Henrich, W.L., Woodard, T.D., Meyer, B.D., Chappell, T.R., Rubin, L.J. High Sodium Bicarbonate and Acetate Hemodialysis: A Double-Blind Study Crossover Comparison of Hemodynamic and Ventilatory Effects. Kidney International 24:245-250, 1983.

Miller, M.J., Chappell, T.R., Cook, W., Deolazabol, J.R., Rubin, L.J. The Effects of Oral Hydralazine on Gas Exchange in Patients with Cor Pulmonale. American Journal of Medicine, 1983.

Hunt, J.M., Chappell, T.R., Henrich, W.L., Rubin, L.J. Pulmonary Gas Exchange During Dialysis; Contrasting Mechanisms for the Alterations with Acetate and Bicarbonate Buffers. American Journal of Medicine, 77:255-260, 1984.


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

1988 - 1990 Chief of Medicine, The Medical Center of Plano

1988 - 1998 Member, Executive Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

1988 - 1996 Member, Critical Care Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

1990 - 2005 Member, Ethics Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

1990 – 2014 Medical Director, Respiratory Care Services, The Medical Center of Plano

1990 - 2019 Medical Director, School for Respiratory Care,

Collin County Community College, Plano, Texas

1991 Medical Staff Secretary, The Medical Center of Plano

1991 - 1993 Member, Executive Committee, Plano Rehabilitation Hospital

1991 - 1993 Chairman, Credentials Committee, Plano Rehabilitation Hospital

1991 – 1995 By Laws Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

1992 Medical Staff Vice President, The Medical Center of Plano

1993 Chief of Staff, The Medical Center of Plano

1993 Executive Committee, Plano Physicians Group 

1994 Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

1995 - 1996 Medical Director, Critical Care Unit, The Medical Center of Plano

1995 - 2004 Performance Improvement Council, The Medical Center of Plano 

1995 - 1996 Member, National Physicians Advisory Panel, Columbia/HCA

1995 - 1996 Steering Committee, DFW Columbia/HCA Physician Hospital Organization

1995 - 1997 Capitation Subcommittee, Plano Physicians Group

1996 - 1997 Chairman, Credentials Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

1996 - 2003 Medical Director, Senior Health Center, The Medical Center of Plano

1996 - 2003 Medical Director, Subacute Nursing Facility, The Medical Center of Plano

1997 - 2000 Medical Director, Respiratory Care Services, Plano Specialty

Hospital

1997 - 2000 Clinical Preceptor, General Internal Medicine Statewide   Preceptorship Program, Texas Academy of Internal Medicine 

(with commendation)

1997 - 2018 Board of Directors, Plano Physicians Network Holding Company

1997 - 2001 Board of Trustees, The Medical Center of Plano

2000 Vice President, Board of Trustees, The Medical Center of Plano

2001 - 2004 Medication Safety Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2001 - 2004 Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2001 Editorial Consultant (Pulmonary Disease) Dallas Medical Journal

2001 – 2014 Medical Director, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, The Medical 

Center of Plano

2002 Special Care Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2002 – 2003 Dallas Fort Worth Business Group Advisory Panel on Leapfrog:

Evidence Based Referrals

2003 Trauma Services Ad Hoc Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2003 Editorial Consultant (ACLS Manual) American Heart Association

2003 – 2004 Chairman, Special Care Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2006 – 2007 Leadership Council – The Heart Hospital of Baylor Plano

2006 – 2009 Medical Director, Respiratory Care, The Heart Hospital of Baylor

Plano

2007 – 2009 Policy and Quality Committee, The Heart Hospital of Baylor Plano

2007 Chairman, Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee, The Heart Hospital of Baylor Plano

2008 Bylaws Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2008 – 2012 Physicians Advisory Council, The Medical Center of Plano

2009 – 2011 Medical Director, Critical Care Services, The Medical Center of Plano

2009 – 2012 Chairman, Special Care Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2009 – 2013 Chairman, Mortality Morbidity Review Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2009 - 2012  Steering Committee, Crimson Project, The Medical Center of Plano

2010 - 2012 H-Care (EMR) Advisory Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2010 - 2013 Editorial Board, An Innovative Perspective, The Medical Center of 

Plano and Plano Physicians Group and Plano Physicians Network

2010 – 2011 The Advisory Board PPN Leadership Group 

2010 Co-Chairman, Performance Improvement Patient Safety Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2010-2013 Member, Graduate Medical Education (GME) Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2012 – 2013  Member, Ethics Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2012 - 2013   Member, Performance Improvement Patient Safety Committee, The 

Medical Center of Plano

2012 – 2013  Member, Sepsis Process Improvement Team, The Medical Center of Plano

2013  Member, Special Care Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2013  Member, Infection Control Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2013 Member, Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, The Medical Center of Plano

2015 - 2016 Member, Reliable Care Blueprinting – High Acuity Care Team, Texas Health Resources Presbyterian Plano

2016 -  2019 Member, Ethics Committee, Texas Health Resources Presbyterian Plano

Hospital

2016-2018  Member, Clinical Quality Patient Safety Committee, Texas Health Resources Presbyterian Plano Hospital

2016 – 2021 Member, Texas State Board of Respiratory Care

2019 -  Member, Collin Fannin County Medical Society (CFCMS) Board of Censors


COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES AND AWARDS:

1985 – 2019 Presidents Club, University of Nebraska Foundation

1986 - 2005 Physicians for Plano

1989 Leadership Plano

1992 Medical Aid Project, Sister Cities of Plano, Ivanovo, Russia

1994 - 1995 Member, Board of Directors, Sister Cities of Plano

1996 “Top 100 Doctors In Dallas” (peer selection listed in “D Magazine”)

1997 - 1998 Board of Directors, American Cancer Society (Collin County Division)

2001 – 2015 “Best Doctors In Dallas” (peer selection listed in “D Magazine”)

2002 21 of the 21st Century (community leadership award in “Inside Collin County Business Journal”)

2006 – 2012 Medical Reserve Corp Collin County Disaster Plan

2008 - 2010 Texas Super Doctor (peer selection listed in “Texas Monthly”)

2009  Legion of Merit Award, Plano Physicians Network

2010 - 2011 Healthcare Improvement Award, The Medical Center of Plano

2010 Hero Award, Healthcare Quality DFW Alliance for Healthcare Excellence

 

2012 - 2019 “Best Doctors in Collin County” (peer selection in “D Magazine”)

2018 “Best Pulmonologist in Frisco-Plano” Readers Choice Award

2019 Board of Directors, Project Access Collin County

2019 -  Member, Collin County Healthcare Foundation Advisory Board