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Celeste A. Song, M.D.

Family Medicine

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 279-4800

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Professional Background

Celeste Song, MD, MS, was born in Northeastern Louisiana, attended college at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, then migrated north for medical school at the University of Rochester. She then did her residency at the Tufts/Cambridge Health Alliance Family Medicine Residency, where she developed her interests in evidence-based medicine and medical education. After residency, it was back to Rochester for a Faculty Development Fellowship through the Department of Family Medicine, and Master's of Health Professions Education through the UR's Warner School. She now practices primary care at Highland Family Medicine, teaches in the UR Family Medicine Residency, and coordinates an elective program at the UR School of Medicine and Dentistry. Outside interests include vegetable/flower gardening, cooking, and spending time with family: husband, son, and miniature dachshund Beowulf.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine

Education

2004
BS | Samford University
Music

2004
BS | Samford University
Music

2004
BA of Science in Music (summa cum laude) | Samford University

2008
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Medicine

2008
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Medicine

2008-2011
Residency | Tufts University Family Medicine Residency at Cambridge Health Alliance
Family Medicine

2010-2011
| Tufts University Master Teacher Fellowship Seminar
Resident Participant

2011-2014
Fellow | University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine
Faculty Development

2013
Certificate in Medical Education | University of Dundee Centre for Medical Education

2014
MSc | University of Rochester
Health Professions Education

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2009 - 06/30/2011
Residency in Family Medicine at Tufts University Family Medicine Residency at Cambridge Health Alliance

07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009
Internship in Family Medicine at Tufts University Family Medicine Residency at Cambridge Health Alliance

Awards

2009
Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching
Sponsor: Tufts University School of Medicine
Location: Boston, MA

Publications

Journal Articles

2014
Song, C; Davis B.; Lambert D. "The Medical Education Pathway: Description and Early Outcomes of a Student as Teacher Program". Academic Medicine. 2014; .

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