A specialist in hospital medicine, Jeanne Farnan, MD, MHPE, focuses on her career on research and scholarship in medical education. Dr. Farnan's research includes examining effective communication during patient hand-offs in a hospital setting. She also studies the relationship between social media and professionalism. Her work has resulted in more than 50 publications – including several book chapters -- and numerous invited speaking presentations.

Dr. Farnan is active in medical education, serving as director of clinical skills education, director of curricular evaluation and medical director of the Clinical Performance Center at the Pritzker School of Medicine. She also is faculty in the MERITS (Medical Education Research Innovation and Technology) fellowship program. She teaches students, residents and fellows in classroom, clinical and research settings.

Areas of Expertise

  • Hospital Medicine

Education

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Additional Education

  • Internship: University of Chicago Medicine
  • Residency: University of Chicago Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Medicine
  • Additional Graduate Degree(s): MHP, University of Illinois, Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Directors of Clinical Skills Courses
  • Clerkship Directors of Hospital Medicine
  • Central Group on Educational Affairs (AAMC)
  • American College of Physicians
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2002

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English