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James Goodwin, MD
Goodwin, James, MD
Professor

George and Cynthia Mitchell Distinguished Chair of Geriatric Medicine

Division: Geriatrics
Department: Internal Medicine

Specialties/Sub-Specialties:

Geriatric Medicine
Internal Medicine
Rheumatology

Certifications

American Board Internal Medicine 
Rheumatology American Board 
Geriatric Medicine

Publications:
ARTICLES IN PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS: (from 330 total)

242. Shahinian VB, Kuo YF, Freeman JL, Goodwin JS. Risk of fracture after androgen deprivation for prostate cancer. N Eng J Med 2005; 352(2):154-164. 

273. Al Snih S, Ottenbacher KJ, Markides KS, Kuo YF, Eschbach K, Goodwin JS. The effect of obesity on Disability vs. Mortality in Older Americans. Arch Int Med 2007; 167(8):774-780. 

300. Sharma G, Freeman JL, Zhang DD, Goodwin JS. Continuity of care and intensive Care Unit Use at the End of Life. Arch Intern Med 2009, Jan 12; 169(1):81-6. 

304. Kuo YF, Sharma G, Freeman JL, Goodwin JS. Growth in the Care of Older Patients by Hospitalist in the United States. N Eng J Med 2009; 360(11):1102-12. PMID: 19279342 

308. Sharma G, Fletcher KE, Zhang DD, Kuo Y-F, Freeman JL, Goodwin JS. Continuity of outpatient and inpatient care for hospitalized older adults. JAMA 2009 Apr 22; 301(16):1671-80.

Prior Experience Associated with other Medical Centers:

1972-1974Staff Associate, National Heart and Lung Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 

1978-1981 Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 

1981-1985 Associate Professor of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 

1980-1985 Chief, Division of Gerontology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 

1985-1987 Research Professor (Adjunct), Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 

1985-1988 Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 

1988-1992 Professor of Medicine and Chief of Geriatrics, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Campus, Milwaukee, WI 

1988-1992 Director, Sinai Samaritan Geriatrics Institute, Milwaukee, WI

Education
Degree/Training CompletedYearName & Location
B.A.1967Psychology Cum Laude, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
M.D.1971Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA(Aesculapian Society; class vice president; graduation speaker)
Internship1972Harbor General Hospital, Torrance, CA
Residency–Internal Medicine1974–1976University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM
Fellow in Rheumatology1976–1978University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM