Alan Janssen, DO, FACEP, FACOEP, FAAEM

Medical Director

Portrait of Dr. Janssen
  • Medical School:
    Kirkville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency:
    Pontiac Osteopathic Regional Medical Center

Dr. Alan Janssen is the interim ED Medical Director at Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc, MI, effective August 1, 2016.

Dr. Janssen’s medical training began at the Kirkville College of Osteopathic Medicine. After medical school, he completed his emergency medicine residency at Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital in Pontiac, MI. He has served as the Emergency Medicine Residency Director at Genesys since 1996.

Dr. Janssen also serves as: Chair, COMAT Department of Emergency Medicine, National Board Osteopathic Medical Examiners; Review Committee Member, Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education. Member of the Emergency Medicine Executive Committee, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University; member graduate medical education committee of ACOEP; board member American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine; oral board examiner, American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine; lead Program Director, Michigan State University Statewide Campus System; Educational Standards Committee Member, Statewide Campus System, Michigan State University.

Dr. Janssen is also involved in emergency medicine resident education and lectures on numerous topics at the state and national level. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at both the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He also serves as adjunct clinical professor at Kirksville College Osteopathic Medicine.

During his career, Dr. Janssen has received numerous awards for teaching, including the Grand Blanc Chamber of Commerce Health Professional Hero Award, the Janice A. Wachtler Educator of the Year Award from ACOEP, and the Michigan College of Emergency Physician's Excellence in Teaching Award.

Dr. Janssen also takes pride in serving his community service as a Reserve Officer in the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, where he is also a tactical physician and medical director of the special response SWAT team.

Outside of the ED, Dr. Janssen enjoys spending time with family and boating on the great lakes. Additionally, Dr. Janssen attempts to stay fit by running in his spare time.