Christopher P. Holstege, MD

HolstegeCProfessor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Medical Toxicology
Executive Director, Elson Student Health Center
Director, Blue Ridge Poison Center

P.O. Box 800699
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0699
Phone: (434) 924-5185
Fax: (434) 971-8657



  • Fellowship, Medical Toxicology, Indiana University (1998)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, Butterworth Hospital (1996)
  • MD, Wayne State University School of Medicine (1993)
  • BS, Chemistry, Calvin College (1988)

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Clinical Toxicology
  • Chemical agents utilized in terrorism/murder
  • Substance abuse trends in the student populations
  • Emergence of new substances of abuse