Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine


Family Medicine

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine GME

Post Graduate School

Master of Science in Public Health, University of Missouri


American Board of Family Medicine


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Academic Information

Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine
Co-Clerkship Director


One Hospital Drive
M231 Medical Sciences Building, DC032.00
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-882-0974


  • Vaccine Safety.
    Primary Care - Clinics in Office Practice. 2020;47(3):431-441.
    Morris L, Swofford S.
  • Vaccine refusal.
    Missouri Family Physician. 2018;37(4):11-12.
    Swofford SJ.
  • Are second-generation antipsychotics as effective as mood stabilizers for maintenance of bipolar affective disorder?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;21(5):15.
    Swofford SJ, Cejas G.
  • Which aspects of a patient's history and physical are most useful in diagnosing giant cell arteritis (GCA)/temporal arteritis (TA).
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;20(3):3.
    Lottes A, Swofford S.
  • Expectations of the competencies of entering family medicine residents: do members of the family agree? A CERA study.
    Family Medicine. 2016;48(8):613-617.
    Swofford SJ, Allmon AL, Morley CP, Kruse RL, Garrett E.
  • Which antibiotic therapy, if any, is effective in reducing symptom severity and duration of acute bacterial sinusitis?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2015;18(10):E-1-E-2.
    Ellingsworth C, Swofford SJ.