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Associate Dean of Undergraduate Clinical Education Rochester, MI

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine has selected Cynthia Ledford, MD as the next Associate Dean of Undergraduate Clinical Education, effective February of 2018.

Ledford most recently served as the Assistant Dean for Curriculum Design and Innovation at the Ohio State University College of Medicine, where she also held the title of Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics. An internationally recognized innovator in medical education, she is an insightful and dedicated educator, and her leadership will be vital to OUWB's continued efforts to excel in medical student clinical training as they prepare physicians for delivering evidence-based, patient-centered care.

Dr. Ledford received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati and her Doctor of Medicine degree from The OSU College of Medicine. She completed her combined Internal Medicine and Pediatric residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospitals and Medical Center, and University Hospitals at University of Cincinnati.

She holds leadership positions in a number of national and regional professional organizations; she is a fellow for the American College of Physicians (ACP), an institutional representative for the Clerkship Directors of Internal Medicine (CDIM) and the CDIM representative for the Alliance for Clerkship Educators, among many others.

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