Edmond Fomunung, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine and a member of the Division of Hospital Medicine.

Originally from Yaounde, Cameroon, Dr. Fomunung holds a bachelor's degree in cellular biology from the University of Georgia in Athens and completed his medical education at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore. He completed internal medicine residency training at Tulane University in New Orleans.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Fomunung joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2015.

Personal Note

Dr. Fomunung's interests outside of medicine include music, movies, reading, writing, and travel.


Medical School
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2012)
Tulane University School of Medicine (2015), Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Global Health
  • Patient-centered Care
  • Transitions of Care


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Natural disasters and myocardial infarction: the six years after Hurricane Katrina.
Peters MN, Moscona JC, Katz MJ, Deandrade KB, Quevedo HC, Tiwari S, Burchett AR, Turnage TA, Singh KY, Fomunung EN, Srivastav S, Delafontaine P, Irimpen AM Mayo Clin. Proc. 2014 Apr 89 4 472-7

Honors & Awards

  • Yale/Stanford Johnson and Johnson Global Health Scholarship
    Yale/Stanford Universities, Johnson and Johnson (2014)
  • The Merage Foundation Fellowship
    Merage Foundation for the American Dream (2008)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society of General Internal Medicine (2017-2019)
  • Society of Hospital Medicine (2017-2019)