Barry Wu, MD, FACP

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Departments & Organizations

Geriatric Medicine: COACH


Dr. Wu directs the recruitment and training of 200 faculty involved in the clinical skills training and interprofessional education in undergraduate medical education of medical, nurse practitioner and physician associate students. He also co-directs the Connecticut Older Adult Collaboration for Health (COACH) to enhance the geriatric workforce in primary care. He is Chair of the Health Committee for the Yale China Association and collaborated on a model of residency training at Xingaya Hospitals adopted by the government of China.  

Education & Training

MD University of Rochester (1989)
Chief Resident Griffin Hospital
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Intern Yale-New Haven Hospital

Honors & Recognition

  • Thornton Teaching AwardAmerican College of Physicians (2013)

  • Visiting ProfessorXiangya (Yale-China) School of Medicine (2011)

  • Herbert Waxman Outstanding Medical Educator AwardAmerican College of Physicians (2006)

  • Francis Gilman Blake Teaching AwardYale School of Medicine (2004)

  • Society of Hospital Medicine Teaching AwardSociety of Hospital Medicine (2002)

  • Connecticut Chapter Laureate AwardAmerican College of Physicians (2001)

  • Evergreen Medical Student AwardAmerican College of Physicians (2001)

  • Charles W. Bohmfalk Clinical Teaching PrizeYale School of Medicine (1999)

  • Francis Gilman Blake Teaching AwardYale School of Medicine (1999)

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Contact Info

Barry Wu, MD, FACP
Mailing Address
Geriatrics1450 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06511