Donald Scott

Associate Professor

Donald Scott

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: General Internal Medicine

Bio

Physician: Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. Scholarly interest in Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education

  • (706) 713-2206
  • (706) 713-2221
  • Athens, GA

Education

  • MD, Medicine University of Chicago The, 1992

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G American University, 1987

Certifications

  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015

  • Board Certification Geriatric Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine, 2019

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2011

  • GA State Medical License Georgia Composite Medical Board, 2017

Awards & Honors

  • 2018 Community Partner of the Year, Athens Community Council on Aging Athens Community Council on Aging, 2018

  • 2018 Excellence in Teaching Award, AU/UGA Medical Partnership AU/UGA Medical Partnership, 2018

  • Educational Innovation Institute Research Fellow AU, 2018

  • 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award, AU/UGA Medical Partnership AU/UGA Medical Partnership, 2017

  • 2008 Fellow, Academy of Medical Education, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5205

    ECM 2: Part 2
  • MEDI 5242

    Mod 5: GI/Nutrition: Mod 4: GI/Nutrition
  • MEDI 5252

    Mod 6: Brain and Behavior: Mod 5: Brain and Behavior
  • MEDI 5262

    Mod 7: Multi-System Disorders: Mod 6: Multi-System Disorders
  • MEDI 6000

    Care of the Chronic & Term Pat
  • MEDI 5204

    ECM 2 Part 1
  • MEDI 5212

    Mod 1: Hematology/Oncology
  • MEDI 5226

    Mod 2: GU: Mod 2: Genitourinary
  • MEDI 5232

    Mod 3: Cardiopulmonary II

Teaching Interests

Geriatric Medicine
Palliative Care
Pre-Clinical Curriculum Development
High Fidelity Simulation

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • An Observed Structured Teaching Exercise for 4th Year Medical Students., 2012
    Abstract
  • Practice Makes Perfect: Assessment of a Geriatrics Observed Structured Teaching Evaluation (OSTE) for Non-Geriatrics Faculty., 2012
    Abstract
  • A Learners Needs Assessment in Geriatric Medicine with Rural Primary Care Providers., 2010
    Abstract
  • A 4-Station OSTE (Observed Simulated Teaching Encounter), 2008
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Curriculum for the Hospitalized Aging Medical Patient program: a collaborative faculty development program for hospitalists, general internists, and geriatricians., 2008
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Medical Education
Geriatric Medicine

Department Service

  • Curriculum Integration Team 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Ethics Curriculum Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Expansion Committee 2019 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Search Committee for the Asst. Dean of Clinical Curriculum and Phase 3 Director positions 2018 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Case Writing Committee 2018 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • 2017 - Present

  • 2016 - Present

  • 2020 - 2020

  • 2018 - 2019

  • 2011 - 2014

Public Service

  • Athens Community Council on Aging (ACCA) 2019 - Present

    Role: Board Member
  • Mercy Clinic Physician Volunteer 2016 - Present