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Kelly                          Berchou

Kelly D. Berchou MD

Department of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

 
Professional Summary:

My clinical practice focuses on the comprehensive care of seriously ill, adults admitted to an inpatient, acute care facility
My academic interests include medical resident and student education, with a specific focus on consult medicine, the physical exam, as well as reducing preventable readmissions.
I have recently moved back to Buffalo after practicing medicine in New York City for the past three years. I look forward to reconnecting with my community.

Education and Training:
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University at Rochester-Strong Memorial Hospital (2012)
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester-Strong Memorial Hospital (2010)
  • MD, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2009)
  • BS, Canisius College, Summa Cum Laude (2005)
Employment:
  • Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2016-present)
  • Assistant Professor of Academic Medicine, Hospital Medicine, New York Prebysterian Hospital-Weill Cornell (2013–2016)
  • Assistant Professor of Academic Medicine, Hospital Medicine, University of Rochester-Strong Memorial Hospital (2012–2013)
Awards and Honors:
  • First Place Poster (2011)
  • Merck Manual Award for Outstanding Academic Performance Overall (2009)
  • Dean’s Award (2009)
  • Dr. Charles D. Bauer Distinguished Scholar (2005)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • September 2012–July 2014
    QIPS Grant
    New York Prebysterian Hospital-Weill Cornell
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $20,000


Professional Memberships:
  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
  • American Case Management Association
Presentations:
  • "The CARE Project: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Improving Care and Reducing Readmissions for High-Utilizer Patients" National American Case Management Association, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell, Hospital Medicine (2015)
  • "The CARE Project: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Improve the Care of Hospital Super-Utilizers" SGIM 2014, Hospital Medicine (2014)

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Contact Information

100 High Street
D2-76
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-859-2589
Fax: 716-859-2576
Email: berchou@buffalo.edu


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