Nicholas A. Daniels, M.D., M.P.H.

  1. Internist

Nicholas A. Daniels, M.D., M.P.H., is a General Internal Medicine practitioner at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. He joined Mayo Clinic in January 2020. He earned an undergraduate degree from Cornell University, a master's degree in Public Health from Yale University and a medical degree from the University of Washington, Seattle. He completed his residency in the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco.

Prior to joining Mayo Clinic. Dr. Daniels was a Professor of Clinical Medicine, in the Division of General Internal Medicine, at the University of California in San Francisco and San Diego. Dr. Daniels is board certified in Internal Medicine. He specializes in the prevention of foodborne diseases. Dr. Daniels served as a consultant for the World Health Organization in Southeast Asia. He currently serves on the Cornell University Council Alumni Board and has served on the Board of the Organ Historical Society.

  • Men's Health
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Adult Vaccinations
  • Diarrheal Diseases
  1. 1999
    Fellowship - Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) EpidemiologyDivision of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch
  2. 1997
    Residency - Internal Medicine Primary CareDepartment of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  3. 1994
    MD - MedicineUniversity of Washington School of Medicine
  4. 1990
    MPH - Infectious Disease EpidemiologyDepartment of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine
  5. 1988
    BA - BiochemistryCornell University

Certifications

  1. 1997
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Re-elected to Cornell University Council (3rd Term)Cornell University
  2. 2020
    Mosaic Alumni Steering Committee - Four-Year TermCornell University
  3. 2020
    Nomination for Board of DirectorsOrgan Historical Society
  4. 2019
    Nomination for Board of DirectorsOrgan Historical Society
  5. 2016
    Elected to Administrative BoardCornell University
  6. 2016
    Elected to Cornell University Council, Administrative Board (2nd Term)Cornell University
  7. 2016
    Service on the Council Membership CommitteeCornell University
  8. 2016
    Chair on the Cornell University Council Membership CommitteeCornell University
  9. 2014
    Council-Trustee Member (1stTerm)Cornell University
  10. 2009
    Robert H. Crede Award for Excellence in Community Service Award NominationUniversity of California San Francisco
  11. 2008
    Robert H. Crede Award for Excellence in Clinical Care AwardeeUniversity of California San Francisco
  12. 2007
    Nominee for Exceptional Physician AwardUniversity of California San Francisco Medical Center
  13. 2006
    Robert H. Crede Excellence in Teaching Award NominationUniversity of California San Francisco
  14. 2005
    Robert H. Crede Excellence in Teaching Award NominationUniversity of California San Francisco
  15. 2005
    ScholarNational Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities
  16. 2004
    Dean's Office AAMC Faculty Development AwardUniversity of California San Francisco
  17. 2003
    Robert H. Crede Excellence in Teaching Award NominationUniversity of California San Francisco
  18. 2002
    Robert H. Crede Clinical Care Award NominationUniversity of California San Francisco
  19. 2002
    Network of Minority Research InvestigatorsNational Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  20. 2002
    Best Clinical Geriatrics Oral PresentationGSA Workshop, National Institute on Aging
  21. 2001
    Robert Wood Johnson Minority Medical Faculty Development FellowUniversity of California San Francisco
  22. 2001
    Robert H. Crede Clinical Care Award NominationUniversity of California San Francisco
  23. 2000
    Health Services Research FellowAmerican Association of Medical Colleges
  24. 2000
    Center for Aging in Diverse Communities Faculty Research InvestigatorUniversity of California San Francisco
  25. 1998
    Fellow Recognition AwardInfectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
  26. 1996
    Outstanding Preceptor for Student Nurse PractitionersUniversity of California San Francisco Medical Center
  27. 1992
    Leadership and Service AwardUniversity of Washington School of Medicine
  28. 1990
    Class MarshallYale University School of Public Health
  29. 1988
    Outstanding Student AwardCornell University

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - 2024
    MemberMosaic Alumni Steering Committee, Cornell University
  2. 2020 - 2022
    Council MemberCornell University
  3. 2020 - 2022
    Council Member At LargeCornell University
  4. 2020 - present
    MemberAfrican Descendants, Mayo Clinic Employee Resource Group, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
  5. 2019 - 2023
    Member at LargeMosaic Steering Committee, Cornell University
  6. 2019 - 2022
    MemberHealthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  7. 2018 - 2019
    MemberPrimary Care Clinic Relocation Committee, University of California, San Diego
  8. 2018 - 2019
    ChairCouncil Membership Committee, Cornell University
  9. 2017 - 2018
    Vice ChairCouncil Membership Committee, Cornell University
  10. 2016 - 2018
    Elected MemberCouncil, Administrative Board, Cornell University
  11. 2016 - 2017
    MemberCouncil Membership Committee, Cornell University
  12. 2016 - 2018
    MemberAdministrative Board, Cornell University
  13. 2015 - 2018
    Council MemberCornell University
  14. 2014 - 2016
    MemberCouncil-Trustee, Cornell University
  15. 2014 - 2019
    MemberDGIM Compensation Committee, University of California, San Diego
  16. 2014 - 2018
    Council Member At LargeCornell University
  17. 2014 - 2017
    MemberElectives Curriculum Committee, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego
  18. 2013 - 2018
    Vice PresidentClass of 1988, Cornell University
  19. 2013 - 2018
    Affinity ChairClass of 1988, Cornell University
  20. 2012 - 2013
    Board MemberBay Area Physicians for Human Rights (BAPHR)
  21. 2009 - 2012
    Council MemberCornell University
  22. 2009
    Abstract ReviewerWestern Regional Meeting, Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)
  23. 2008 - 2013
    MemberGlobal Health Research Seminar and Mentorship, Graduate Group in Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
  24. 2008 - 2011
    MemberAlumni Council Board, Cornell University
  25. 2008
    MemberBoard of Directors, Alumni Association of Northern California, Cornell University
  26. 2008
    MemberPromotions Subcommittee, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  27. 2007
    Faculty MentorGloria R. Davis Student Visit, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco
  28. 2007 - 2013
    FacultyGlobal Health Faculty Scholars Program, University of California, San Francisco
  29. 2007
    MemberCommittee for Endowed Chair in Hospital Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  30. 2005
    LecturerAfrican American Health Disparity Project Committee, University of California, San Francisco
  31. 2005 - 2013
    MemberBay Area Physicians for Human Rights (BAPHR)
  32. 2005
    MemberAmerican Public Health Association
  33. 2005 - present
    Alumni MentorCornell University
  34. 2004
    MemberCommittee Guideline Evaluation Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)
  35. 2004 - 2005
    MemberMen's Health Medical School Curriculum Development Committee, University of California, San Francisco
  36. 2004 - present
    MemberAlumni-Student Mentoring Program, Cornell University
  37. 2004 - present
    MemberAfrican American Health Disparity Project Committee, University of California, San Francisco
  38. 2003 - 2007
    MemberCommunity Resource Center and Collaborative Community-Based Partnerships, University of California, San Francisco
  39. 2003 - 2006
    MemberCancer Center Community Partnership, University of California, San Francisco
  40. 2002 - 2010
    MemberMedical School Admissions Committee, University of California, San Francisco
  41. 2000 - 2013
    VolunteerAlumni, San Francisco, Cornell University
  42. 2000 - 2010
    MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)
  43. 1999 - 2013
    Outpatient Clinic PreceptorGeneral Medicine Clinic, University of California San Francisco
  44. 1999 - 2002
    MemberSelection Committee/Interviewer, Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency, University of California, San Francisco
  45. 1999
    Expert PanelistAdvisory Committee on the Risk Assessment on the Public Health Impact of Vibrio Parahaemolyticus in Raw Molluscan Shellfish, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration
  46. 1998 - 1999
    MemberReview and Comment on Food and Drug Administration's Unpasteurized Juice Regulations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  47. 1997
    RepresentativeInterns and Residents Association, University of California, San Francisco
  48. 1996 - 2018
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  49. 1989 - 1990
    Research InternCenter for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS), University of California, San Francisco

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