Jeanne Farnan
Section of Hospital Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730


BA1998University of ChicagoBiological Sciences
MD2002University of ChicagoMedicine
Residency2005University of ChicagoInternal Medicine
Fellowship2007University of Chicago, Dept of MedicineHospitalist Scholars Training Program
MHPE2009University of Illinois at Chicago, Dept of Medical EducationHealth Education

Academic Interests

Dr. Farnan is interested in curricular innovation in medical education, in particular at times of transition; the impact of supervision on resident education and patient care; curriculum reform and clinical exposure during internal medicine sub-internship training.

Clinical Interests

Hospital-based medicine

Representative Publications

  1. Farnan JM, Johnson J, Humphrey H, Meltzer D, Arora VM. “The Tension Between On-Call Supervision and Resident Autonomy: From the Micromanager to the Absentee Attending”. American Journal of Medicine. 2009;122(8):784-8
  2. Farnan JM, Paro JAM, Rodriguez R, Reddy ST, Horwitz L, Arora VM. “Hand-off Education and Evaluation: Piloting the Observed Simulated Hand-off Experience (OSHE). JGIM. 2010; 25(2): 129-134.
  3. Farnan JM, Johnson JK, Meltzer DO, Harris I, Humphrey HJ, Schwartz A, Arora VM. "Strategies for Effective On-Call Supervision for Internal Medicine Residents: The SUPERB/SAFETY Model. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2010;2(1):46-52
  4. Farnan JM, Higa J, Paro J, Reddy S, Humphrey HJ, Arora VM. Usage and Perceptions of Policy Regarding Digital Media among Medical Trainees. American Journal of Bioethics: Primary Research. 2010;1(1):3-10
  5. Farnan JM, Paro JP, Higa J, Reddy S, Humphrey H, Arora V. “The Relationship Status of Digital Media and Professionalism: It’s Complicated”. Academic Medicine. 2009; 84(11):1479-81.

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