Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Part-time Faculty A-M

Ernest P. Chiodo

Title/s: Physician and Attorney - Ernest Chiodo P.C.

Phone: 312.351.0717

E-mail: echiodo@luc.edu

External Webpage: http://www.ernestpchiodo.com


Ernest P. Chiodo, M.D., J.D., M.P.H., M.S., C.I.H. is a physician, attorney, industrial hygienist, industrial toxicologist, and biomedical engineer. Dr. Chiodo is licensed to practice medicine and law in Illinois and Michigan. Dr. Chiodo has served as the Medical Director of the City of Detroit and the Detroit Health Department and was the chief physician in charge of public health measures designed to protect over one million persons living or working in the City of Detroit. Dr. Chiodo has served as a trial attorney in toxic tort litigation and has been elected by his fellow environmental law attorneys to serve on the Environmental Law Council of the State Bar of Michigan. He also serves as the Chairman of the Environmental Litigation and Administrative Practice Committee of the State Bar of Michigan. He has also served as the president of the Michigan Industrial Hygiene Society. Dr. Chiodo maintains offices in Detroit and Chicago where he practices medicine and law. In addition to Loyola Law School, he is on the adjunct faculty of John Marshall Law School where he teaches toxic tort law. He is also an assistant clinical professor of internal medicine, family medicine, and public health and an adjunct assistant professor of industrial hygiene and industrial toxicology at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Chiodo is board certified in the medical specialties of internal medicine, occupational medicine, as well as in public health and general preventive medicine. He is also a Certified Industrial Hygienist. Dr. Chiodo has clinical privileges at the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. 

Contact address:

Chicago Office:
221 North LaSalle Street
Suite 854
Chicago, IL 60601
Tel. (312) 351-0717

Detroit Area Office:
35770 Harper Avenue
Clinton Township, MI 48035
Tel. (586) 746-1761



B.A., Kalamazoo College
M.D. - Wayne State University School of Medicine
J.D. - Wayne State University Law School
M.Ph. - Harvard University School of Public Health
M.S. - Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University
M.S. - Threat Response Management, University of Chicago
M.S. - Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences with Specialization in Industry Toxicology, Wayne State University

Program Areas

Toxic Tort