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Michael Huey, MD

Assistant Vice President and Executive Director
Student Health Services

Associate Professor
Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine

Mailing Address:
1525 Clifton Road
Room 214
Atlanta, GA 30322


Michael J. Huey, MD is Assistant Vice President and Executive Director of Emory University Student Health Services and an Associate Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine at the Emory University School of Medicine.

Dr. Huey graduated summa cum laude from the University of California Los Angeles with a BA in Biological Sciences. He earned his Medical Degree from UCLA School of Medicine (AOA), and completed a Family Practice Residency at Ventura County Medical Center (California).  Following his residency, Dr. Huey served for 4 years in the US Public Health Service/National Health Service Corps (private practice option) in rural Northern California. 

Dr. Huey was Director of Student Health Services at California State University, Bakersfield from 1991-1994. From 1994-2002, he was Director of the Student Health Care Center and Associate Clinical Professor of Community Health and Family Medicine at the University of Florida. While at Florida, he was one of the Team Physicians for the Florida Gator Athletics Program.  He began his career at Emory University in January 2002, where he also serves as Head Team Physician. 

Dr. Huey is the recipient of the 2013 Emory Division of Campus Life Helen W. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award, the 2012 Emory University Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Ally of the Year, the 2010 Emory University Division of Campus Life Ethical Leadership Award, the Georgia Athletic Trainers Association 2008 Georgia Team Physician of the Year (Jack C. Hughston) Award and the 1981 American Academy of Family Physicians/Mead Johnson Award for Graduate Education in Family Medicine.

In 2015-16, Dr. Huey was an Ebola Clinical Consultant with the CDC and served in the CDC Sierra Leone Ebola response as an infection prevention specialist in Summer 2015. 

Dr. Huey is a Diplomat of the American Board of Family Medicine with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians.  He currently serves as President of the American College Health Association (ACHA) and is an ACHA Fellow.  He is co-author of the 2016 “ACHA Framework for a Comprehensive College Health Program” and ACHA’s 2016 “Opioid Prescribing in College Health.”  Dr. Huey has been a surveyor for the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) since 2005.