Valerie J. Lang, M.D.

Valerie J. Lang, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box MED/HMU
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Lang has been an internal medicine hospitalist at the University of Rochester since 2000. She directs the 3rd year Inpatient Medicine Clerkship, the Medicine Sub-Internship, and the Hospital Medicine Faculty Development program. Her research interests focus on medical education, including the teaching and assessment of clinical reasoning, motivation with on-line learning, and the development of teaching scripts. She serves on the council of the Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine and is an Editor-in-Chief of the SIMPLE on-line virtual patient program.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Louis N. Pangaro Educational Program Development Award; Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine 2009
Fellow, Society of Hospital Medicine 2009
Fellow, American College of Physicians 2005
Jules Cohen Dean's Teaching Fellowship 2004 - 2006

Current Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Medicine, Hospital Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | SUNY Upstate Medical Center1997
BS | Biology | Allegheny College1992
Masters of Health Professions Education program, in progress | Attended: Present

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1998 - 06/30/2000
Internship in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998