Locations

University Hospital
1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-882-3818

Other Phone Numbers:

Phone: (573) 882-4141

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Woodrail General Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Clinic
1000 W Nifong Blvd
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-884-2356

Other Phone Numbers:

Phone: 573-884-2356

Fax: 573-884-0913

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1. University Hospital

1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-882-3818
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: (573) 882-4141
View Details
Get Directions

2. Woodrail General Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Clinic

1000 W Nifong Blvd
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-884-2356
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: 573-884-2356
Fax: 573-884-0913
View Details
Get Directions

Profile

Gender

Male

Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine

Internship

University of Missouri Health Care

Residency

David Grant US Air Force Medical Center

Fellowship

Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of IM-Endo, Diabetes, Meta

Insurances

MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

Academic Profile

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • 2008: Order of Socrates (recognition for teaching contributions), University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
  • 2008: Outstanding Advanced Physical Diagnosis Preceptor Award, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine (voted by medical students)
  • 2001: "Best Student Advocate" Award (MS-II Student Appreciation Award)
  • 2001: "Best Use of Educational Technology" Award (MS-II Student Appreciation Award)
  • 2000: Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • 2000: Alpha Omega Alpha Clinical Volunteer Faculty Award
  • 2000: Student Advocate Award (MS-II Student Appreciation Award
  • 2000: William P. Clement Award (Outstanding Military Educator; vote of USUHS Class of 2000)
  • 1999: Outstanding Clinical Concepts Faculty Award (MS-2 Student Appreciation Award
  • 1996: Air Force Meritorious Service Medal
  • 1987: Finalist, Company Grade Officer of the Quarter, Tinker AFB, Oklahoma
  • 1987: Air Force Commendation Medal

Professional Societies

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Society of Medical Consultants to the Armed Forces
  • Air Force Association

Appointments

  • 2002 - present: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine
  • 2005 - 2009: Program Director, Internal Medicine residency, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • 2005 - 2009: Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • 2002 - 2005: Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship Program, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia

Councils and Committees

  • Editorial Advisory Board, Endocrine Today
  • Committee on Student Promotions (CSP), 2010-present
  • School of Medicine Admissions Committee, 2009-present
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (Dean’s Letter) Committee, 2006-present
  • Problem-based Learning Curriculum Design, 2004-present
  • Department of Internal Medicine Quality Improvement Committee, 2008-2009
  • Graduate Medical Education Oversight Committee, 2005-2009
  • Intravenous insulin therapy protocol development team, 2004-2008
  • MU2020 (School of Medicine Curriculum revision, long-range), 2004-2005
  • Introduction to Patient Care Curriculum Design, 2003-2006

University Activities

  1. Instructor, IPC Block 1 (Introductory Medical Interviewing; preceptor for group of 8 M-1 medical students)
  2. Instructor, IPC Block 2 (Introductory Physical Examination; preceptor for group of 8 M-1 medical students)
  3. Instructor, Advanced Physical Diagnosis (preceptor for group of 4 M-2 medical students)
  4. Instructor, IPC Block 5 (faculty facilitator for case-based problem solving exercises for group of 8 MS-2 students)
  5. Preceptor, Ambulatory Care Experience (introductory patient care experience for 8 MS-1 students per year)
  6. Lecturer, Problem-Based Learning Curriculum, MS-1 Level (96 students; selected topics in Endocrinology)
  7. Lecturer, Problem-Based Learning Curriculum, MS-2 Level (96 students; selected topics in Endocrinology)
  8. Lecturer, MS-3 Medicine Clerkship (96 students per year; topic is “Interpretation of Chest X-rays”)