Editor Profile

Andrew S. Parsons, MD, MPH

Associate Editor

About the NEJM Journal Watch Hospital Medicine Board

Dr. Parsons is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and a hospitalist at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. As the Clinical Reasoning Lead for the Internal Medicine Residency Program and Clinical Development Coach for the School of Medicine, he provides focused teaching of clinical skills to residents and medical students. He is a faculty representative to the High Value Practice Academic Alliance and is active on the Residency Education Committee. His research interests include high-value care, clinical reasoning, quality improvement, and remediation. Dr. Parsons is originally from Tennessee where he completed medical school at East Tennessee State University. He obtained a Master of Public Health, focusing on global health and epidemiology, at Emory University prior to residency training at the University of Virginia. Dr. Parsons has been writing for NEJM Journal Watch Hospital Medicine since 2017.

Dr. Parsons has no disclosures.

Summaries by Andrew Parsons