Michael Krug, headshot
Clinical Associate Professor
Associate Program Director, UW Boise Internal Medicine Residency

Faculty Information


Dr. Krug is an internal medicine doctor at the Boise VA Medical Center. He is primarily a hospital doctor (hospitalist), but he also works in primary care clinic and in perioperative medicine clinic. Dr. Krug’s professional foci are providing high quality, patient-centered care, and teaching others to do the same.

Dr. Krug is involved in educational efforts at the UW and the Boise VA. He is one of two associate program directors at the UW Boise Internal Medicine Residency program. Dr. Krug is also involved in several quality improvement efforts including reducing readmissions and resource management. 

Dr. Krug earned his bachelor's degree from Columbia University and his MD from the University of Michigan School of Medicine. He completed his residency and chief residency at the UW and was on faculty at the UW from 2011–2016 before moving to Boise.

Dr. Krug was co-chair of the 2016 Washington ACP annual meeting and is the past-president of the Northwest chapter of the Society for General Internal Medicine (SGIM). Dr. Krug is board certified in internal medicine.

Education & Training: 
University of Michigan, School of Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Chief Residency in Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Columbia University
Alpha Omega Alpha
Intern Excellence in Teaching Award
Resident Excellence in Teaching Award
Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Graduate medical education
  • Quality of care and quality improvement
  • Faculty development