Dr. Andrea Cedfeldt

Dr. Andrea Cedfeldt
Andrea S. Cedfeldt, MD
Associate Program Director
Associate Professor of Medicine
Staff Physician, Portland VA Medical Center  




BA - Philosophy, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY, 1993
MD - Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover NH, 2000


Internal Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2000-2003
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2003 -2004


Dr. Cedfeldt is the Associate Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program and in charge of curriculum development and resident wellness.  She is also the Residency Program Site Director at the Portland VA Medical Center.  She is an Associate Professor of Medicine and a staff physician at the Portland VA Medical Center where she attends on the inpatient service and in primary care clinic.  She is also the Education Consultant for the Division of Graduate Medical Education where she is the director for a series of workshops to enhance faculty development in clinical teaching and an active member of the Graduate Medical Education Research Group.   

Her research/scholarly interests focus on resident wellness, faculty and resident development as clinical teachers, and curriculum development in the following topics:  transitions of care, personal workstyles and effective teamwork, evidence based medicine, FDA approval processes, pharmaceutical marketing techniques and the pharmaceutical industry/physician relationship. 

When not at work she enjoys hiking, telemark skiing, and spending time with her family.

Publications and Scholarly Activities

  1. Andrea S. Cedfeldt, Elizabeth A. Bower, Tana Grady-Welicky, Christine Flores, Donald E. Girard, Dongseok Choi.  A Comparison Between Physicians and Demographically Similar Peers in Accessing Personal Healthcare.  Academic Medicine.
  2. Andrea S. Cedfeldt, Elizabeth A. Bower, Clea English, Tana Grady-Welicky, Donald E. Girard Dongseok Choi, Personal time off and residents’ career satisfaction, attitudes & emotions.  Med Educ 2011; 44(10):977-984.
  3. Andrea S. Cedfeldt, Clea English, Raphael El Youssef, Joseph Gilhooly, Donald E. Girard.  Institute of Medicine Committee Report on Resident Duty Hours: A View From a Trench.  Journal of Graduate Medical Education 2009; 1:2, 178-180.
  4. Stephanie C. Halvorson, Andrea S. Cedfeldt, Alan H. Hunter.  Fulminant, Non-Antibiotic Associated Clostridium difficile Colitis  Following Salmonella Gastroenteritis.  JGen Intern Med 2011; 26(1):95-97.

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