Randall Clinch, DO, MS

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Department of Family & Community Medicine

“My greatest pleasure is spending time with my family. I also enjoy basketball, tennis, jazz music and medical informatics.”

Interests

Family Medicine, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Prenatal Care and Obstetrics

Education 

1981 – 1985
The College of New Jersey
B.S. Degree, Biology
Summa Cum Laude
 1985 – 1989
University of Medicine and Dentistry
of New Jersey - School of Osteopathic Medicine
D.O. Degree
2001 – 2004Wake Forest School of Medicine & Graduate
School of Arts and Sciences
M.S. Degree, Clinical Epidemiology and
Health Services Research

Postdoctoral Training

1989 – 1991
Resident, Family Practice
Somerset Medical Center
Somerville, NJ
1991 – 1992
Chief Resident, Family Practice
Somerset Medical Center
Somerville, NJ

Certifications

1992Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice

Academic Career

1992 – 1995Staff, Family Physician
Walson US Air Force Hospital
Fort Dix, NJ
1995 – 1997Teaching Faculty, Family Practice Residency Program
Malcolm Grow USAF Medical Center
Andrews Air Force Base, MD
1997 – 2000Staff Family Physician, University Health Center
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD
1997 – 2000Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD
1997 – 1998Associate Clinic Director, University Health Center
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD
1998 – 1999
Associate Director, Family Practice Clerkship
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD
1999 – 2000Director, Division of Predoctoral Programs
Department of Family Medicine
Uniformed Services University (USU)
Bethesda, MD
2000 – 2002
Associate Director of Clinical Operations 
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
2000 – 2006
Assistant Professor
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
2003 – 2011Director, Community Practice Experience Course
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
2006 – present
Associate Professor
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
2008 – present
Director, Medical Student Education
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
2011 – present
Associate Dean for Academic Accreditation
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC

Recent Projects

Nonstandard Maternal Work Schedules & Child Health in Impoverished Families
The major goal of this project is to understand the threat of nonstandard maternal work schedules to poor children's physical and emotional well-being.  

Source :NIH/NICHD
Funding Period :4/01/2010 - 3/31/2015
Role :Co-Investigator

Implementing a Culturally Sensitive Health Literacy Curriculum 
The major goal of this project is to improve medical students' abilities to care for diverse and underserved patients with chronic diseases by focusing on effective use of health literacy skills. 

Source :DHHS/HRSA
Funding Period :9/01/2010 - 6/30/2015
Role :Co-Investigator

Weaving Work & Family: Implications for Mother and Child
The goals of this project are to document the strategies mothers use to balance work and family, and determine which strategies for combining work and family are associated with maternal and child health.

Source :NIH/NICHD 
Funding Period :5/01/2007 - 4/30/2009
Role :Co-Investigator

  

Selected Publications

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