Lee Merchen

Program Director

Lee Merchen

Program Director

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: General Internal Medicine

  • (706) 721-2423
  • (706) -
  • HB 2010

Education

  • MD, Medicine Wright State University School, 2000

  • BS, Microbiology, General Colorado State University, 1995

Certifications

  • State of Washington 2004

  • PHY GA Board of Medicial Examiners, 2007

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • 2019 Exemplary Teaching Award for Undergraduate Education 2019

  • 2017 Exemplary Teaching Award for Undergraduate Educationi 2017

  • Attending of the Year Augusta University, 2015

  • Exemplary Teaching Awad for Medical Resident Education Augusta University, 2014

  • Quality and Safety Educators Academy; Invited Participant 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RMED 5000

    Medicine
  • GMED 5077

    Ambulatory Adult Select
  • MEDI 5594

    ECM 1-Foundations

University Service

  • Translational Research Program Steering Member 2014 - Present

  • Mentoring Committee Steering Member 2010 - Present

  • Clinical Competency Committee 2008 - Present

  • GRU By-Laws Committee 2014 - 2016

  • Medical Executive Committee 2013 - 2015

Professional Service

  • Search Committee: Chair of Department of Medicine 2018 - Present

  • Center of Ultrasound Educatioin 2017 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Clinical Performance / Utilization Workgroup 2017 - Present

  • ACP 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • ACP Governor's Advisory Council 2013 - Present