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Chris Jacob, D.O.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 275-4912

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Hospital Medicine

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Jacob attended medical school at Michigan State University and graduated in 2015. He completed his internal medicine residency at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine, where he was also chief resident. He has worked as an internal medicine hospitalist at the University of Rochester since 2018 and is now an assistant professor in the Hospital Medicine Division. He is the director of the Medicine Procedure Team, and assistant director for Point of Care Ultrasound. Dr. Jacob has special interest in physical exam and diagnosis, ultrasound, procedures and incorporating technology into healthcare.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

2015
DO | Michigan State University College of Osteopathic M

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2016 - 06/30/2018
Residency in Internal Medicine at Western Michigan University

07/01/2015 - 06/30/2016
Internship in Internal Medicine at Western Michigan University

Awards

2017 - 2017
1st Place Winner, Clinical Quality Improvement/Evidence Based Medicine
Sponsor: American College of Physicians Michigan Chapter
Location: Traverse City, MI

2014 - 2014
Abstract Competition Winner, Medical Student Category
Sponsor: South Asian American Vascular Society
Location: Boston, MA

2011 - 2015
Canadian Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Location: East Lansing, MI

2004 - 2008
Faculty of Science Scholarship
Sponsor: University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Location: Oshawa, ON

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