The fellowship is directed by Somnath Mookherjee. Dr. Mookherjee is an Associate Professor of Medicine and a leader in academic hospital medicine and medical education. He completed fellowship training in hospital medicine before joining the UW faculty, where he also leads the GIM Faculty Development Program. Dr. Mookherjee is a co-editor and co-author of popular textbooks on perioperative medicine, clinical teaching, teaching scripts in internal medicine, and writing case reports.
Andrew White, UW Director of Hospital Medicine Programs, will mentor fellows. Dr. White is an Associate Professor of Medicine and the director of Hospital Medicine Programs at UW Medicine. He is an accomplished clinician educator and conducts research in clinical informatics, education, and error disclosure topics. Dr. White supports the fellows as a secondary mentor and sponsor.
GIM’s Academic Research Coach, Helene Starks, also provides mentoring in partnership with other leaders in hospital medicine, patient safety, and medical education.