Christopher M. Wittich, M.D., Pharm.D.

  1. Internist
Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Medical education
  • Quality improvement
  1. 2007
    Chief Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2006
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2004
    Internship - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2003
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1999
    Pharm D - Honors in Pharmacy and with Highest DistinctionUniversity of Iowa

Certifications

  1. 2006
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Patient Experience Award - 99th percentile for patient satisfactionOffice of Patient Experience
  2. 2020
    Patient Experience Award - 99th percentile for patient satisfactionOffice of Patient Experience
  3. 2019
    Legacy MemberAcademy of Educational Excellence
  4. 2019
    Top Resident Education (top 30%)Internal Medicine Residency Program
  5. 2018
    Top Resident Education (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program
  6. 2017
    Education Excellence AwardDepartment of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  7. 2017
    Excellence Through Teamwork AwardMayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  8. 2017
    Teamwork Award for General Internal Medicine Superior Service TeamDepartment of Internal Medicine
  9. 2017
    Research Award for Abstract (Electronic Learning in Graduate Medical Education: A National Survey of Residency Program Directors)Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM)
  10. 2016
    Education Research AchievementDepartment of Medicine Education and Research Recognition Award
  11. 2015
    James J. Lipsky, MD, Distinguished Service AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  12. 2014
    Top Resident Education (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  13. 2013
    Top Resident Educator (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  14. 2012
    Top Resident Educator (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  15. 2012
    Teamwork Award for the Comprehensive Medical Care TeamDepartment of Internal Medicine
  16. 2011
    Innovator of the YearDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  17. 2011
    Top Resident Educator (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  18. 2011
    Outstanding Teacher of Physical DiagnosisInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 2011
    Best Poster Prize - Second PlaceAssociation for Medical Education in Europe
  20. 2010
    Top Resident Educator (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 2010
    Outstanding Teacher of Physical DiagnosisInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  22. 2010
    Best Poster FinalistAsia Pacific Medical Education Conference
  23. 2010
    Mayo Clinic Quality Fellow: Bronze Level CertificationMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  24. 2010
    Mayo Clinic Quality Fellow: Silver Level CertificationMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  25. 2009
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  26. 2009
    Top Resident Educator (top 20%)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2009
    Award for Junior Faculty with Highest Resident Evaluation ScoresInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  28. 2009
    Outstanding Teacher of Physical DiagnosisInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  29. 2004
    Selection as Chief Medical ResidentMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  30. 2001
    Harry Hoffman Humanitarian ScholarshipMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  31. 2000
    James H. Moller, MD, Heart ScholarshipAmerican Heart Association
  32. 1999
    Ponce de Leon Tuition ScholarshipMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  33. 1999
    Honors in Pharmacy and Highest DistinctionUniversity of Iowa
  34. 1998
    College of Pharmacy Tuition ScholarshipUniversity of Iowa
  35. 1997
    Rhodes Dunlap Honors Program ScholarshipUniversity of Iowa
  36. 1997
    Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor SocietyUniversity of Iowa
  37. 1996
    Mortarboard Honor SocietyUniversity of Iowa
  38. 1996
    Omicron Delta Kappa Honor SocietyUniversity of Iowa
  39. 1993
    Phi Eta Sigma Freshman Honor SocietyUniversity of Iowa

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Board of Trustees Member and TreasurerRochester Catholic Schools
  2. 2018 - 2020
    Policy Committee MemberRochester Catholic Schools
  3. 2017
    Poster JudgeSociety of Academic Continuing Medical Education
  4. 2017 - present
    Research Committee - MemberSociety of Academic Continuing Medical Education
  5. 2015 - present
    ChairGIM Practice Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  6. 2014 - 2017
    MemberSurvey and Scholarship Committee, Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberGIM Recruitment Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2014 - present
    Practice ChairDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  9. 2014 - present
    MemberSociety of Academic Continuing Medical Education
  10. 2014
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Physicians
  11. 2013
    MemberResidency Program Director Selection Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  12. 2013 - present
    Associate Program DirectorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  13. 2013 - present
    DirectorContinuing Medical Education Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester
  14. 2012 - 2015
    Course Co-DirectorInternal Medicine Board Review, Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  15. 2012 - present
    MemberPost-Graduate Education Committee, Association for Medical Education in Europe
  16. 2011 - present
    MemberEducation Executive Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  17. 2011 - present
    MemberGeneral Internal Medicine Divisional Leadership Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  18. 2011 - 2014
    Rotation DirectorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 2011 - present
    Committee MemberInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2011 - 2014
    Medical DirectorComprehensive Medical Care Team - Established Patient Clinic, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 2011 - 2014
    MemberFaculty Development Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  22. 2011 - 2015
    MemberPsychiatry Disease Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  23. 2011 - 2013
    Vice Quality ChairDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  24. 2011 - 2013
    MemberQuality Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  25. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Medical Quality
  26. 2010 - 2015
    MemberEducation Council, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2010
    Scientific Abstract ReviewerSociety of General Internal Medicine
  28. 2009 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  29. 2009 - 2012
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  30. 2009 - 2015
    MemberSubcomittee on CME, Department of Internal Medicine
  31. 2009 - 2014
    Course Co-DirectorDepartment of Internal Medicine, Selected Topics in Internal Medicine,, Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  32. 2009 - 2013
    MemberMusculoskeletal/Rheumatic Disease Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  33. 2009
    Research Abstract ReviewerSociety of General Internal Medicine
  34. 2008 - present
    MemberAssociation for Medical Education in Europe
  35. 2008 - present
    MemberAssociation of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  36. 2007
    Abstract JudgeAmerican College of Physicians
  37. 2007 - 2009
    MemberPerformance Excellence Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  38. 2007 - present
    MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine
  39. 2006 - 2007
    Co-ChairInternal Medicine Residents' Council, Department of Internal Medicine
  40. 2006 - 2007
    Chief Resident Co-coordinatorSalvation Army Free Diabetes Clinic
  41. 2004 - 2006
    MemberInternal Medicine Residents' Council, Department of Internal Medicine
  42. 2004 - present
    MemberInternal Medicine New Resident Recruitment, Department of Internal Medicine
  43. 2003 - 2007
    MemberMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  44. 2003 - present
    MemberAlumni Association, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  45. 2003 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  46. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  47. 2003 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  48. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  49. 2003 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  50.  
    MemberHospital Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  51.  
    MemberScholarship in Medical Education (SIMEG) Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  52.  
    MemberInpatient Education Interest Group, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  53.  
    MemberOutpatient Education Interest Group, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

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