Joseph Hobbs

Department Chair

Joseph Hobbs

Department Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

Other Duties

GAFP Tollison Distinguished University Chair, Family Medicine

Senior Associate Dean, MCG Academic Affairs, Clinical Programs

Senior Associate Dean

  • (706) 721-4074
  • (706) 721-7518
  • HB 4012

Education

  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Georgia, 1974

  • BS, Bio, General Mercer University, 1970

Certifications

  • PHY State of GA, 1975

  • ABFM American Board Fam Med, 1977

Awards & Honors

  • Professionalism Award Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, 2017

  • Augusta University Diversity and Inclusion Award Augusta University, 2015

  • Redesignated, GAFP Joseph W. Tollison, MD, Distinguished University Chair Department of Family Medicine, 2014

  • Induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society as MCG Alumnus Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University, 2013

  • Distinguished Faculty Award for Institutional Service Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Health Sciences University, 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • FMPC 5000

    Basic Clkshp Family Med
  • FMPC 5009

    Family Medicine Research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Student Race and Gender and Patient Encounters in a Family Medicine Clerkship, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • ADFM AND FMAHEALTH BOARDS' ENGAGEMENT AROUND A PUBLIC MEMBER PILOT STUDY, 2018
    Other
  • White Privilege in Health Care: Following Recognition With Action, 2018
    Other
  • Implications of Students’ Gender and Ethnicity on Patient Encounters in a Distributed Family Medicine Clerkship, 2014
  • Clinical Resources to Teach Components of a New Family Medicine Clerkship Curriculum, 2011

Professional Service

  • Association of Departments of Family Medicine 2015 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past
  • Georgia Academy of Family Physicians Educational Foundation 2014 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past
  • Exchange of Patient Care Summaries, GHIE Workgroup 2011 - Present

    Role: Other
  • The Foundation of the Georgia Academy of Family Physicians 2008 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine 2007 - Present

    Role: Other