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Daniel Federman, MD

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Chief of Medicine (VACHS); Vice Chair of Veterans Affairs (Department of Internal Medicine); Chief of Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Yale Medicine



Daniel G. Federman, M.D., F.A.C.P. graduated from Swarthmore College and New York University School of Medicine. After completing an internship, residency, and chief residency at the University of Miami, he began his academic career at the University of Miami. He currently is a Professor of Medicine and Vice-Chair of Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine and Chief of Medicine of the VA Connecticut Health Care System. In addition to providing clinical care to veterans, he has published extensively on quality of care, cancer screening, battlefield acupuncture, venous disease, and peripheral arterial disease. He serves on several journal editorial boards, has over 200 publications, lectures nationally, and has been the recipient of several teaching awards.

Education & Training

  • MD
    New York University (1986)

Professional Service

Journal of General Internal Medicine's ForumEditorial Board2008 - Present
Southern Medical JournalEditorial Board2007 - Present
Society for the Advancement of Wound CareNational Meeting Planning Committee2006 - Present
Postgraduate MedicineEditorial Board2002 - Present

Departments & Organizations