Dr. Patrice Burgess reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. She is a family practice physician in Boise, Idaho, and is a part-time faculty member at the Family Practice Residency of Idaho. An accomplished instructor, Dr. Burgess received the Faculty Teacher of the Year Award for 1998–1999 and the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Award in 1993. Dr. Burgess is a past President of the Idaho Medical Association.
Education and Training
MD: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1990
Residency in Family Practice: Family Practice Residency of Idaho, Boise, ID, 1990–1993
American Board of Family Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. Burgess is the special advisor to the President of the University of Idaho on medical education and governmental relations. She also is a physician consultant and professional speaker on ICD10.