Dr. Greg Magarian

Greg Magarian, MDGreg Magarian, MD

3rd Year Medicine Clerkship Program Director
Professor of Medicine
OHSU Division of Hospital Medicine

  • Degrees:
    1970 Doctor of Medicine
    University of Florida College of Medicine
    Gainesvile, FL
  • Residency:
    1975-1976 Chief Resident, Internal Medicine
    Medical College of Georgia
    Augusta, GA

    1973-1975 Resident, Internal Medicine
    Medical College of Georgia
    Augusta, GA

    1970-1971 Intern, Internal Medicine
    Latter-Day Saints Hospital
    Salt Lake City, UT
  • Clinical Interests:
    Student Education in Medicine Clerkships
    Hyperventilation Syndromes and Responses to Hyperventilation
  • Representative Publications:
    Magarian GJ:
    Hyperventilation Syndromes: Infrequently Recognized Common Expressions of Anxiety and Stress.
    Medicine 1982;61:219-236.

    Magarian GJ, Mazur DJ: Evaluation of Medical Students in Medicine Clerkhsips. Acad Med 1990;65:341-345.
    Magarian GJ, Mazur DJ: Grading in Medicine Clerkships: An analysis of Systems Used and Grade Distributions. Acad Med

    Magarian GJ, Mazur DJ: Does Performance in the NBME Part II Medicine Exam Reflect Knowledge Acquired During the
    Clerkship When Used as a Medicine Clerkship Exam? J Gen Intern Med 1991;6:145-149.

    Magarian GJ, Mazur DJ: The Hyperventilation Challenge Test: Another Means of identifying Coronary Vasospasm in
    Patients with Angina-like Chest Pain. Chest 1991:99:199-204.

    Magarian GJ: Influence of a Medicine Clerkship Conference Series on Students Acquisition of Knowledge. Acad Med

    Magarian GJ: Evaluation and Grading of Students on Clerkships. In: Fincher R-ME, ed. Handbook for Clerkship Directors.
    AAMC, 1996;30-44.

    Magarian GJ, Pangaro LN. Converting Evaluations Into Grades. In: Fincher R-ME, ed. Guidebook for Clerkship Directors.
    AAMC, 2000;99-104.
  • Biosketch:
    United States Air Force, Active duty flight surgeon, Travis Air Force Base, CA, 1971-1973.

    Faculty Member OHSU - Since 1978. More inpatient ward attending experiences than another faculty member at OHSU.

    Hospitalist at OHSU since 1997.

    Clerkship Director of Internal - Founding member and organization's first president and national meeting organizer.

    OHSU Medicine Clerkship Director since 1984.

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