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William R. Hazzard, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

William R. Hazzard, M.D.

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Academic: 336-713-8570 | Department: 336-716-0967

Education & Training

  • B.A., Cornell University, 1958
  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1962
  • Internship, New York Hosp, 1963
  • Fellowship, University of Washington Schoo, 1966
  • Residency, U Washington Affil Hosps, 1967
  • Fellowship, University of Washington Schoo, 1969

Memberships

  • Am Assn Of Advancement Of Scie
  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Diabetes Assn
  • Am Federation Of Aging Researc
  • Am Federation Of Clinical Rese
  • Am Geriatrics Society
  • Am Heart Association
  • Am Soc Of Hematopathology
  • Assn of Professors of Medicine
  • British Geriatrics Society
  • British Medical Assn
  • Gaston Co. Heart Assn
  • Gerontological Society Of Amer
  • Int'l Assn Of Arthroscopy
William R. Hazzard, M.D.

William R. Hazzard, M.D.

Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-8570 | Department: 336-716-0967

Recent Publications

Aging, the medical subspecialties, and career development: where we were, where we are going. Hurria A, High KP, Mody L, McFarland Horne F, Escobedo M, Halter J, Hazzard W, Schmader K, Klepin H, Lee S, Makris UE, Rich MW, Rogers S, Wiggins J, Watman R, Choi J, Lundebjerg N, Zieman S.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017;65(4):680-687.

My sister Ra died a hero [editorial]. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017;65(1):220-221.

. Halter JB, Ouslander JG, Studenski S, High KP, Asthana S, Supiano MA, Richie C, Hazzard WR, Woolard NF, eds.. In: Hazzard's geriatric medicine and gerontology. 7th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Education Medical;2017: .

Physicians report sleep apnea infrequently in older and older vulnerable adults. Namen AM, Forest DJ, Huang KE, Feldman SR, Hazzard WR, Peters SP, Haponik EF.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017;65(9):2023-2028.

Am I really the Forrest Gump of geriatrics? The upside of having an average intelligence quotient [editorial]. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(1):200-201.

Priorities for improving hearing health care for adults: a report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Lin FR, Hazzard WR, Blazer DG.. JAMA. 2016;316(8):819-820.

Seven reasons why I am bullish on the future of geriatrics in America: urgency and opportunity converge in a perfect storm [editorial]. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(9):1770-1771.

Do I snore 50: a sleep questionnaire that predicts major complications in the hospitalized elderly population [abstract]. Pickens AW, Namen AM, Forest D, Huang K, Williams JA, Wyderski RJ, Hazzard WR, Haponik EF.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016;193():A2513.

Identifying risk for obstructive sleep apnea in an inpatient population [abstract]. Pickens AW, Namen AM, Wyderski RJ, Williams JA, Huang K, Hazzard WR, Haponik EF.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016;193():A2514.

Chronic wound repair and healing in older adults: current status and future research. Gould L, Abadir P, Brem H, Carter M, Conner-Kerr T, Davidson J, DiPietro L, Falanga V, Fife C, Gardner S, Grice E, Harmon J, Hazzard WR, High KP, Houghton P, Jacobson N, Kirsner RS, Kovacs EJ, Margolis D, McFarland Horne F, Reed MJ,.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015;63(3):427-438.

Chronic wound repair and healing in older adults: current status and future research. Gould L, Abadir P, Brem H, Carter M, Conner-Kerr T, Davidson J, DiPietro L, Falanga V, Fife C, Gardner S, Grice E, Harmon J, Hazzard WR, High KP, Houghton P, Jacobson N, Kirsner RS, Kovacs EJ, Margolis D, McFarland Horne F, Reed MJ,.. Wound Repair Regen. 2015;23(1):1-13.

When the purple do-not-resuscitate bracelet was slipped onto my wrist. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014;62(4):770-771.

A quarter century in developing geriatric programs at three academic health centers: highlights and lessons learned. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014;62(6):1179-1183.

When the inevitable question is asked [letter]. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014;62(8):1613-1614.

As a gerontologist enters old age. Hazzard WR.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013;61(4):639-640.

Gait speed vs functional ability in the 'oldest old' [editorial]. Hazzard WR.. Am J Med. 2012;125(12):1149-1150.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

William R. Hazzard, M.D.

William R. Hazzard, M.D.

Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

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