Martin James

Assistant Professor

Martin James

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Emergency Medicine


Appointment Date: 2013

Dr. James earned his medical degree from The Medical University of South Carolina in 1987. From 1987 to 1990 he completed a family medicine residency at the Medical College of Georgia and became board certified. This was followed by an Emergency Medicine Residency at the Medical College of Georgia from 1990 to 1993 with ABEM board certification in 1994. For the next 20 years, Dr. James was staff attending and medical director at Aiken Regional Medical Center in the emergency department. Since 2013 he has worked for Augusta University initially at Trinity Hospital of Augusta and now is currently an attending in the emergency department at Augusta University. Dr. James has successfully completed re-certification in emergency medicine in 2004 and 2014.

Specialty Focus: Clinical Education

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  • MD, Medicine Medical University of South Ca, 1987


  • Emergency Medicine ABEM, 2014

  • Emergency Medicine ABEM, 2004

  • Family Medicine 1997

  • Emergency Medicine ABEM, 1994

  • Family Medicine 1990

  • PHY State of Georgia, 1995

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Clinician 2022-voted by EM residents Emergency medicine residents, 2022

  • Outstanding Faculty Educator-voted by Emergency Medicine residents 2018,2022 Emergency medicine residents, 2022

  • Outstanding Faculty Clinician-2020 emergency medicine residents, 2020

  • Outstanding Faculty Clinician 2019 from emergency medicine residents, 2019

  • Exemplary teaching award -medical education-2018 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • REMD 5000

    Emergency Medicine
  • EMED 5001

    Emergency Medicine Clkship