Carla L. Spagnoletti MD, MS, FACP is an Associate Professor of Medicine and a clinician-educator in the Division of General Internal Medicine where she serves as key clinical faculty in the internal medicine training program. Most recently in 2014 she has been named Director of the Academic Clinician-Educator Scholars Fellowship for the Division of General Internal Medicine. Dr. Spagnoletti is a course director for Advanced Medical Interviewing for second year medical students and director of a master’s level course entitled “Teaching Communication Skills” in the Clinician Educator Training Program at the University of Pittsburgh. Her scholarly activity centers around curriculum development and medical education research in the areas of patient-doctor communication, professional development, and women’s health. Dr. Spagnoletti obtained her MD degree in 2001, completed her residency training in 2004, her Master’s Degree in Medical Education and General Medicine Fellowship in 2006 all from the University of Pittsburgh. She provides clinical care to patients at UPMC Montefiore Hospital where she maintains a busy outpatient practice and provides oversight to internal medicine housestaff in the inpatient setting.