Geoffrey C. Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

Geoffrey C. Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Box 270266
Rochester, NY 14611

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Geoffrey Williams is Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Psychology at URMC. He received his M.D. from Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Williams performed fellowships in Biopsychosocial Medicine and General Internal Medicine prior to receiving his Ph.D. in Health Psychology from URMC. He is currently performing research on health related motivation, tobacco dependence treatment and other difficult to change health behaviors.

Awards & Honors (National)

American Chemical Society - Chemistry Award | American Chemical Society | Michigan Chapter 1979

Awards & Honors (Local)

George Engel Award for outstanding Research Contribution to the Theory, Practice and Teaching of Effective Health Care Communica | American Academy on Communication in Healthcare 2002
Great American Smokeout Award | American Cancer Society Eastern Division 2000
Howard A Donnelly Award | Wayne State University | Detroit, MI 1979
Academic Scholarship | Wayne State University | Detroit, MI 1975 - 1979

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Medicine, General Medicine (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Psychiatry, Behav/Psychosoc Med (SMD)

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

PhD | Psychology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1993
MD | Medicine | Wayne State Univ Sch Medicine1983
BS | Chemistry | Wayne State University1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Behavioral Psychology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1986 - 06/30/1987
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984