John Foreman Cox III, M.D.
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Dr. John F. Cox III received his BA degree from Williams College, and then his MD from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He trained in the University of Rochester's Primary Care Program in Internal Medicine and served as Chief Medical Resident at...
Dr. John F. Cox III received his BA degree from Williams College, and then his MD from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He trained in the University of Rochester's Primary Care Program in Internal Medicine and served as Chief Medical Resident at The Genesee Hospital in 1994-95.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1994 - Present
Since 1995 Dr. Cox has been a general internist, providing primary care and teaching -- with a particular interest in promoting the practice and teaching of evidence-based medicine.
Dr. Cox is enthusiastic about helping patients quit smoking and other healthy lifestyle issues.
On a Personal Note
Dr. Cox was born near Philadelphia, PA, and grew up in Charlotte, North Caroline. He taught English in Japan for a year and a half before obtaining his MD. He and his wife have three children. Dr. Cox is an avid soccer fan
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine, Primary Care Physicians (SMD)
Residency & Fellowship
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 1992 - 1995
Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 1991 - 1992
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry. 1991
James Stewart Award for community-based instruction. 2017
Jacob Haller Award. 1992
Williams GC, Lowenstein L, Cox JF, Patrick H, Adams MJ, Block RC, Rigby CS
Journal of health psychology.. 2017 September 22 (11):1463-1468. Epub 02/29/2016.
Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice (2005)
Chapter: Teaching Evidence-Based Practice
Authors: Fineout-Overholt, Ellen; Cox, John F. III; Robbins, Brett; Gray, Y'Vonne Lane
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia 2005
Ratings & Reviews
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