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.