Internal Medicine Overview

A personal physician who provides long-term comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of of cancer, infections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints and digestive, respiratory, and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health, and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs.

The American Board of Medical Specialties. Guide to Physician Specialties. Evanston, IL: American Board of Medical Specialties; February 2008.

Internal Medicine Faculty Advisors

Jayaram Chandrasekar

Andrew Wright

Internal Medicine Interest Group 2020-2021

President: Esther Choi

Vice President: Jonathan Pham

Secretary: Ashley Feldkamp

Treasurer: Hyein Ji

4th Year Rep: Ryan Marais

3rd Year Rep: Bowon Joung

2nd Year Rep: Daniel Jhang

1st Year Rep: TBD

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Infectious Disease Faculty Advisor

Michael Ing

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