Chris Vanderwarker, headshot
Clinical Assistant Professor
Medicine
Deputy Director of General Medicine Service Line, VAPSHCS

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
MD
University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
2003–2008
Residency in Internal Medicine, Primary Care Track and Global Health Pathway
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2008–2011
Honors: 
Mary Gates Research Grant
1998
Bonderman Travel Fellowship
2000
Mary Gates Leadership Grant
2000
Phi Beta Kappa
2000
School of Medicine Mellon Scholarship
2004–2006
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Publications
Publications: 
  • Vanderwarker C, Kaminetzky CP, Wipf JE, Levitt DS, Murphy CM. “Residents as agents of change in the ambulatory setting: successes and challenges of implementing an Internal Medicine residency continuity clinic-based quality improvement project on chronic opioid monitoring.” Society of General Internal Medicine Workshop, 2014.
  • Poppe AP, Marcotte L, Vanderwarker C, Foucault PD, Wilkerson P, Schachtel A, Li E, Reddy L, Beaulieu M, Hopps B, Davis J, Kaminetzky CP. “Reducing low acuity visits to the emergency department: An interprofessional approach focused on super-utilization.” Institute for Health Care Improvement, 2014.