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

Dr. Jayaram Chandrasekar
Dr. Charmaine Jamias
Dr. Ilho Kang
Dr. Hana Kazbour
Dr. Brian Lee
Dr. Andrew Wright

Internal Medicine Interest Group 2022-2023

President: Mathew Shedd 
Vice President: Claire Brewer  
Secretary: Andrei Tong
Treasurer: Woo Rim Ji
MS4 Rep: Christina Istrate
MS3 Rep: Verena Tadros
MS2 Rep: Madison Boskind
MS1 Rep: Kristen Dona

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Infectious Disease Faculty Advisor

Michael Ing

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