Richard W. Lord, Jr., MD, MA

Professor and ChairLord_Richard_Regular
Director, Maternal and Child Health
Department of Family & Community Medicine

“My greatest pleasure right now is the time my wife and I spend with our two boys helping them explore and learn about the world around them. I enjoy home remodeling, especially the demolition part, hiking in the mountains, sailing at the outer banks, fishing and just being outdoors.”

Interests


Family Medicine, Prenatal Care and Obstetrics, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Health Economics and Primary Care Outcomes Research

Education 

 

1984University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
B.A. Degree, Economics
1988Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
M.D. Degree

 

Postdoctoral Training

 

1988 – 1991Resident
Rush-Christ Family Practice Residency
Chicago, IL
1991 – 1992Fellow
Rush-Christ Family Practice Residency
Chicago, IL

 

Academic Career

 

1991 – 1995Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Virginia Medical School
Charlottesville, VA
1995 – 1999 Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine
Rush Medical College
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center
Chicago, IL
1999 – 2012Associate Professor and
Director, Maternal Child Health
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
2012  –  2014


Professor and
Director, Maternal Child Health
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC 
 2014 - PresentProfessor and Chair
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC 

 

 Selected Publications

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