Anita C. Mercado, MD, FCCPAssociate Professor
Department of General Medicine
Anita C. Mercado, MD, FCCP received her medical degree from UTMB. She joined the UTMB staff after completing Pulmonary and Geriatric fellowships. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric and Pulmonary Medicine and currently in the Division of General Medicine. Her involvement in education spans the spectrum from medical student to faculty development. She has served on many departmental and institutional education committees, served as small-group facilitator and faculty observer in student assessment exercises. She directed a successful Geriatric fellowship program for seven years and is current director of the Integrated Curriculum Evaluation Exercise (ICEE).
She is a recipient of the John P. McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine, Excellence in clinical teaching award. In 2012, Dr. Mercado was inducted into the Academy of Master Teachers.