Barbara L. Schuster, MD, MS, MACP, FRCP (Edin.)

Schuster Barbara 2014

Founding Campus Dean of the Augusta University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership

Professor, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University;

Clinical Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia. Affliated Professor, University of Haifa.

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Professional Summary

Dr. Schuster is a Clinical Professor in the College of Pharmacy at the Univeristy of Georgia in the US and Affiliated Professor of Public Health at the University of Haifa.  She was the Founding Campus Dean for the Augusta University/University of Georgia Medical School Partnership. She has been involved in medical education through the spectrum from pre-medical to post graduate medical education, as well as teaching in public health and pharmacy.  She is also involved with facilitating clinical research activities at the University of Georgia. Prior to her position as Campus Dean, she served as Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio (1995-2007) after being the residency director of the Primary Care Program in Internal Medicine and the combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Program in Rochester, N.Y.  She completed a BA in Biology and a MS in Education at the University of Pennsylvania. She received her MD at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY where she completed her Primary Care Internal Medicine residency.

Research interests

Medical education, Faculty development, Women in Leadership, Obesity

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