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photo Andrea Carter, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: carterae@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Contact
Office: 200 Lothrop St
UPMC Montefiore Hospital, N-715
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-692-4888
Fax:
E-mail: carterae@upmc.edu
Education and Training
Education
BS, Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering, 2008
MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2012
Training
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2015
Chief Medical Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2016
Research Interest
Dr. Carter is broadly interested in residency education and women's health. She is currently implementing and evaluating a curriculum for internal medicine residents and faculty with the goal of improving safe and appropriate prescribing of opioid medications for chronic pain. Her recent prior research includes systematically reviewing racial and ethnic disparities among women veterans receiving care at the VA and evaluating the effects of a novel internal medicine resident research program through both quantitative and qualitative methods.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Carter cares for women veterans in the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Primary Care Clinic. She additionally supervises internal medicine residents in both primary care outpatient clinic and on the inpatient wards.
Educational Interest
Dr. Carter is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Medical Education and is interested in resident education and curriculum development.
Publications
Selected Publications:
Carter, A., Anderson, T. S., Rodriguez, K. L., Hurska, K. L., Zimmer, S., Spagnoletti, C. L., Morris, A., Kapoor, W., Fine, M. J. Resident Experiences with a Program to Support Academic Scholarship during Internal Medicine Residency Training. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2017; (Supp).
Anderson, T. S., Carter, A., Zimmer, S., Spagnoletti, C. L., Morris, A., Kapoor, W., Fine, M. J. Impact of a Program to Support Academic Scholarship during Internal Medicine Residency Training on Research Productivity. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2017; (Suppl).
Carter, A., Borrero, S., Wessel, C., Bean-Mayberry, B., Washington, D., Corbelli, J. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare among Women in the VA: A Systematic Review. Women's Health Issues. 2016; 24(4): 401-9.
Anderson, T. A., Bonifacino, E., Carter, A., McNeil, M., Zimmer, S. Morning report for millennials: re-examining a learner-driven educational conference. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2016; 31:2(Suppl): 304-5.
Michelson, KN., Emanuel, L., Carter, A., Brinkman, P., Clayman, M., Frader, J. Pediatric intensive care unit family conferences: One mode of communication for discussing end-of-life care decisions. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2011; 12 (6): 336-343.