Christy Ledford

Curtis G. Hames Distinguished Chair

Christy Ledford

Curtis G. Hames Distinguished Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

Other Duties

Research Director, Family Medicine

  • HB 2000

Education

  • Ph.D., Communication, General George Mason University, 2011

  • MS, Technical and Scientific Communication Colorado State University, 2000

  • BA, Communication, General College of Charleston, 1996

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CURS 3990

    Undergrad Research II
  • FMPC 5009

    Family Medicine Research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Being Brave., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Dissonance in the discourse of the duration of diabetes: A mixed methods study of patient perceptions and clinical practice., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Keeping Patients at the Center of Family Medicine Scholarship., 2021
    Other
  • A Stepwise Transition to Telemedicine in Response to COVID-19., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Quantifying Worsened Glycemic Control During the COVID-19 Pandemic., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Promotion and Tenure Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Assessment subcommittee, Curriculum Oversight Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine 2021 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • Family Medicine 2016 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor

Public Service

  • Steering Committee, Life Course Intervention Research Network 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Surveys on Patient Safety Culture, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2018 - Present

    Role: Other