Alex J. Mechaber, M.D.
- Fax: 305-585-8655
- American Board of Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine
- Bernard J. Fogel Professor of Medicine and Medical Education
- Senior Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education
Health promotion and disease prevention, primary care medicine
Undergraduate medical education - clinical skills education/assessment, teaching procedural skills to medical students, medical student abuse, and the internal medicine subinternship; general internal medicine
2003 General Internal Medicine Fellowship
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Miami
University of Miami School of Medicine
George Washington University
Chief Residency, Internal Medicine, George Washington University
- Belkowitz, J, Sanders, LM, Zhang, C, Agarwal, G, Lichtstein, D, Mechaber, AJ, Chung, EK. Teaching Health Advocacy to Medical Students: A Comparison Study. J of Public Health Management & Practice 2013; published online Dec 6, 2013.
- Reddy S, Ogden P, Arora V, Elnicki M, Harrell H, Boddapati V, Ledford C, Fagan M, Mechaber A, Jennings M. Is it Mistreatment? Mistreatment Education for Medical Students Entering Clinical Training. MedEdPORTAL; 2013.
- Kerfoot, BP, Baker, H, Pangaro, L, Agarwal, K, Taffet, G, Mechaber, AJ, Armstrong, EG. An Online Spaced-Education Game to Teach and Assess Medical Students: A Multi-Institutional Prospective Trial. Academic Medicine 2012; 87(10): 1443-1449.
- Lupi C, Mechaber A. Objective Structured Clinical Examination: Contraceptive Counseling for Long Acting Reversible Methods. MedEdPORTAL; 2011.
- Hoellein, AR, Shaheen, A, Alexandraki, I, Chheda, SG, Chretien, K, Pokala, S, Szauter, K, Durning, SJ , Palacio, C, Torre, DM, LaRochelle, J, Mechaber, AJ, Baker, EA & Papp, KK. Journal Watch from ACE (Alliance for Clinical Education): Annual Review for Medical Education Articles in Internal Medicine Journals 2009-10. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2011; 23(4): 369-373.
- Papp, KK, Baker, EA, Dyrbye, LN, Elnicki, DM, Hemmer, PA, Mechaber, AJ, Mintz, M, & Durning, SJ. Analysis and Publication Rates of Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine (CDIM) Annual Meeting Abstracts 1995–2005. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2011: 23:4, 342-346.
- Weinberger, SE, Pereira, AG, Iobst, WF, Mechaber, AJ, Bronze, MS. Competency-Based Education and Training in Internal Medicine. Annals of Internal Medicine 2010; 153: 751-756.
- O’Connell, MT, Mechaber, AJ, Hernandez, RL. University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. Academic Medicine 2010; 85(9): S156-S160.
- Torre, DM, Hoellein, AR, O’Brien, KE, Chheda, SG, Dyrbye, LN, Baker, EA, Mechaber, AJ, Fischer, MA, Thomas, MR, Durning, SJ. Journal Watch from ACE (Alliance for Clinical Education): Annual Review for Medical Education Articles in Internal Medicine Journals 2007-8. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2010; 22(1): 74-77.