Professor of Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences Center
Jeffrey G. Wiese, MD, FACP, MHM, is a Professor of Medicine with Tenure, and the Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education at the Tulane University Health Sciences Center. He is also Associate-Chairman of Medicine, the Chief of the Charity Medical Service and the Director of the Tulane Internal Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Wiese attended Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, where he received his medical degree in 1995. He completed his residency in internal medicine, chief residency and a medical education fellowship at the University of California at San Francisco. He has been on the faculty at Tulane since 2000. Dr. Wiese devotes his time to teaching and educational research, some of which incorporates evolving technologies in clinical reasoning and patient safety. He has won over 50 teaching awards, including the University of California San Francisco’s Attending of the Year in 2000, and the Tulane Attending of the Year in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2007. He was the recipient of the Society of Hospital Medicine’s (SHM’s) Education Award, the ACGME’s Parker Palmer Courage to Teach Award, the AAMC’s Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award, the ACP’s Walter J. McDonald Award and the Society of General Internal Medicine’s Mid-Career Mentorship Award. Dr. Wiese is a past board member for SHM, The Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine, The Association of Subspecialty Professors and The ACP Board of Regents. He is the Past-President of the Society of Hospital Medicine, and currently serves on the ABIM Council.