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A. Andrew Rudmann, M.D.

Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 725-7424

Fax: (585) 276-2144

Office: (585) 275-4912

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Biography

I am an academic (teaching) general internist who practices both inpatient and outpatient care. I am most active clinically as a hospitalist, but I have a small primary care practice within the General Medicine Division's Strong Internal Medicine practice. This gives me a unique perspective on the importance of good communication and transition between the inpatient and outpatient settings. I remain passionate about general internal medicine as I believe the general approach truly acknowledges and respects the whole person in matters that affect patients' overall health and well-being, particularly in times of serious illness.

Professional Background

I received my undergraduate degree from Duke University in 1988 and received my M.D. degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1993. While in medical school, I spent a year researching tumor immunology in mice, but decided that a career in general medicine suited me better. I completed residency in internal medicine here at Strong Memorial Hospital in 1996 and then joined the General Medicine Unit as a clinician-educator with a focus on inpatient care. In 1998, I began developing the hospitalist service which has grown significantly over the past decade and a half. In 2005, I became chief of the newly-created Hospital Medicine Division and continue to serve in this role. The Hospital Medicine Division is a large inpatient teaching service for residents, students, and advance practice providers (NP's and PA's). The service is known for consistently high volume, quality, and efficiency of patient care. The division employs approximately 25 faculty members who make over 35,000 inpatient visits annually. Hospital Medicine Division faulty are active leaders in inpatient education and quality improvement activities.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

1988
BS | Duke University
Zoology

1993
MD | Johns Hopkins U Sch Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1993 - 06/30/1994
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1994 - 06/30/1996
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

Awards

2009 - Present
Fellow in Hospital Medicine
Sponsor: Society of Hospital Medicine

2001 - 2003
Lawrence Kohn Senior Teaching Fellowship Award
Sponsor: URMC Department of Medicine

1996
Lawrence E. Young Prize
Sponsor: URMC Department of Medicine

1995
William Henry Morgan Teaching Award
Sponsor: URMC Department of Medicine

1994
ACP Clinical Vignettes Competition Finalist, Buffalo, NY

1988
Duke University Student Leadership Award

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Publications

Journal Articles

2/2009
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ, Lurie SJ, Lambert DR, Rudmann A, Robbins B, Bordley DR. "The effect of nonteaching services on the distribution of inpatient cases for internal medicine residents." Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2009 Feb 0; 84(2):220-5.

6/1993
O'Connell KA, Rudmann AA. "Cloned spindle and epithelioid cells from murine Kaposi's sarcoma-like tumors are of endothelial origin." The Journal of investigative dermatology.. 1993 Jun 0; 100(6):742-5.

1987
Rudmann A, Aldrich J. "Chirality determinations for a tertiary alcohol: ratios of linalool enantiomers in insects and plants." Journal of Chromatography. 1987; : 324-329.

Books & Chapters

1999
Chapter Title: Peptic Ulcer Disease
Book Title: Diagnostic Strategies for Common Medical Problems, 2nd Edition
Author List: Rudmann A
Edited By: Edgar R. Black, Donald R. Bordley, Thomas G. Tape, Robert J. Panzer
Published By: APH Publishing Corporation1999 in Philadelphia, PA

1996
Chapter Title: Neurology
Book Title: The Rochester Manual: Practical Patient Care
Author List: Rudmann A, Chodroff M, Lehoullier P
Published By: Wright1996

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