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Natercia R. Rodrigues, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-7640

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Family Medicine, Primary Care

Biography

Dr. Rodrigues believes that providing health care is more than treating illness. It's connecting with people, being present and creating a partnership to promote wellness.

Dr. Rodrigues' medical expertise is Family Medicine. She enjoys caring for people of all ages throughout each stage of life. She has special interests in women's health, medical humanities and community advocacy.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine

Education

2006
BA | Mount Holyoke College
Biochemistry and French Literature

2011
MD | University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Medicine

2019
Master of Science | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Medical Humanities and Bioethics

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/25/2014 - 06/03/2015
Fellowship in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

06/21/2012 - 06/24/2014
Residency in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

06/20/2011 - 06/20/2012
Internship in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

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Awards

2017
Dr. Mary P. Dole Medical Fellowship, Mount Holyoke College

2011
J.E.C. Walker, M.D., Medicine and Society Award

2010
Gold Humanism Honor Society Inductee

2010
Second Place Poster Winner, Deans' Symposium on Continuous Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

2008
Journal Contest Winner, Principles of Clinical Medicine

2007
Aaron M. Schwartz, M.D. Book Award

2005
Howard Hughes Summer Research Fellowship
Sponsor: Hughes

2005
Louisa Stone Stephenson Prize in Chemistry

2005
Sylvia Shrek Hubbell '39 Memorial Prize in French

2004
Sarah Williston Scholar (Top 15% of the class)

2002 - 2006
Portuguese Heritage Scholarship Foundation

2002 - 2006
J and K Thomas Scholarship Foundation

2002 - 2006
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarship

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Publications

Journal Articles

2015
Schultz, S.; Rodrigues, N. "Response to Dr. Ventres' Q-List Manifesto". Family Systems and Health. 2015; 33(1): 16-7.

2014
Rodrigues N; Fogarty CT. "In search of physical evidence: Why the "annual physical" for healthy adults is a poor use of clinician time". Family Doctor, A journal of the New York State Academy of Family Physicians. 2014; .

2014
Rodrigues, N. "Pronouncing". Family Medicine. 2014; .

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