Doctorate Degree: University of Tennessee; 1993
Residency: University of Tennessee; 1993
Military Service: US Navy Reserve, Active Deployment; 1996-1999
Staff Physician, Family Medicine Directorate, US Naval Hospital, Okinawa, Japan Honorable discharge, LCDR MC USNR; 2005
Professional Memberships: American Academy of Family Physicians, Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Society of Hospital Medicine, American Medical Association, Tennessee Medical Association, Shelby County Medical Society, Physician Assistant Education Association, Board of the TNAFP
Other: Department Head of the Division of Family Medicine at BMH-Memphis, Outstanding teacher of the Year’ award in 2010 at UTCOM, Curriculum Development Award’ in 2006 at Methodist Hospital, Houston in the Department of Family Medicine, while Michael DeBakey was still present as staff emeritus.