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Robert Fogerty

MD, MPH, SFHM, BA
Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Director, Bed Resources, Yale New Haven Hospital; Lead Physician, Capacity Coordination Center

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Robert Fogerty, MD, MPH, SFHM, BA
Robert Fogerty
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Biography

After receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Boston College, Robert L. Fogerty received his MD and MPH degrees from Northwestern University and completed training in Internal Medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital. In 2011, he joined the Yale faculty as a founding member of the Academic Hospitalist Program His academic interests include safety and quality of care in the inpatient setting and cost-effective care. In his position as Director, Bed Resources for Yale New Haven Hospital, known institutionally as the “Bed Czar,” and as the Lead Physician for the Capacity Coordination Center (CCC), Dr. Fogerty leads efforts to improve efficiency in care and patient flow throughout Yale New Haven Hospital. Publications include the Journal of Hospital Medicine, JAMA Internal Medicine, and The New England Journal of Medicine. He is also the co-founder and current President of the Society of Hospital Medicine Connecticut Chapter.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Med (2008)
  • MPH
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Med (2008)
  • BA
    Boston College, Economics (2002)
  • Internship & Residency
    Yale-New Haven Hospital

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Senior FellowSociety of Hospital Medicine2018
Award for Excellence in Clincal EducationSociety of General Internal Medicine2016
Winner, "Teaching Value and Choosing Wisely" CompetitionABIM Foundation/Costs of Care2013

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Society of Hospital Medicine, Connecticut ChapterPresident2019 - 2020
Yale University Provost's Committee on Conflict of InterestMember2018 - 2020
High Value Practice Academic Alliance Value Innovation Teaching and Leadership (VITAL) ProgramCo-Director2018 - 2020
Society of General Internal Medicine, Membership CommitteeChair2018 - 2020
Society of Hospital Medicine, Connecticut ChapterVice President2018 - 2019
High Value Practice Academic Alliance (HVPAA)Founding Member2017 - 2020
High Value Practice Academic Alliance Future Leaders (FLP) ProgramCo-Director2017 - 2020
Yale New Haven Hospital Credentials CommitteeMember2016 - 2018
Yale New Haven Hospital Laboratory Formulary CommitteeMember2016 - 2018
Costs of Care Creating Value ChallengeExpert Panel Member2016 - 2018
Society of General Internal MedicineChoosing Wisely Guidelines Working Group, 2017 revision2016 - 2017
Society of Hospital Medicine, Connecticut ChapterFounder2016 - 2017
Society of General Internal Medicine Membership CommitteeCo-Chair2015 - 2018
Society of Hospital Medicine, Membership CommitteeMember2015 - 2018
Yale New Haven Hospital Medical Leadership CommitteeMember2015 - 2017
Yale New Haven Hospital Deep Vein Thrombosis/Pulmonary Emoblism CommitteeMember2015 - 2017
Society of General Internal Medicine, Membership CommitteeMember2014 - 2015
Society of General Internal Medicine, New England Meeting Abstract Review CommitteeCo-Chair2013 - 2019
Yale New Haven Hospital Handoff CommitteeMember2013 - 2017
Society of General Internal Medicine, Annual Meeting Abstract Review CommitteeMember2013 - 2017
Yale New Haven Hospital Graduate Medical Education Office Quality Curriculum CommitteeCo-Chair2013 - 2016
Society of General Internal Medicine, New England Region Membership ChairMembership Chair2013 - 2015
Society of General Internal Medicine, New England Workshop/Symposia Review CommitteeCo-Chair2013 - 2015
Society of General Internal Medicine, New England Clinical Vignette Revew CommitteeMember2013 - 2015
Yale New Haven Hospital Inpatient Medicine Steering Committee for QualityMember2012 - 2015
Yale New Haven Hospital Medical Directors' Leadership CouncilMember2012 - 2015
Yale New Haven Hospital Consultation Improvement Working GroupMember2012 - 2014
Yale Department of Internal Medicine Intern Selection CommitteeMember2011 - 2019

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