Holly L. Geyer, M.D.

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English

Holly L. Geyer, M.D., is a Hospital Internal Medicine practitioner with additional specialty licensure in Addiction Medicine. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Management of complex illnesses in hospitalized patients
  • Safe opioid prescribing at an institutional and state level with emphasis on government interface and policymaking
  • Addiction screening, evaluation and treatment in hospitalized patients with concern for Substance Use Disorder
  • Quality of life assessment and optimization of non-pharmacological interventions for cancer and palliative care disease burden with a particular focus on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs)
  • Supervising AZ Division of Hospital Internal Medicine research and quality improvement projects to ensure high quality patient care, enhance treatment protocols and streamline institutional processes

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Geyer is active in research, patient advocacy and healthcare policy at an enterprise and state level. She is well published in high-impact scientific journals and book chapters, and maintains an active international lecture schedule. She additionally serves as a Physician Director of the Mayo Clinic Physician Assistant Fellowship program.

  • Hospital Internal Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Cancer and Palliative Care Quality of Life
  • Healthcare Legislative Policy
  1. 2011
    ResidentInternal Medicine Residency, Internal Medicine, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2008
    MDUniversity of North Dakota School of Medicine
  3. 2003
    BS - MicrobiologyCollege of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Digital Education Award. Course DirectorMayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development
  2. 2019
    Invitation to meet with U.S. Surgeon General on the Opioid EpidemicArizona Department of Health Services
  3. 2019
    ParticipantAccelerate! Leadership Development Initiative, Mayo Clinic
  4. 2018
    Recipient of Mayo Clinic Project Specific Research Category TimeMayo Clinic Arizona
  5. 2017
    Leadership Challenge Program ParticipantMayo Clinic Enterprise
  6. 2016
    Recipient of Mayo Clinic Project Specific Research Category TimeMayo Clinic Arizona
  7. 2015
    Recipient of Mayo Mentored Category Intramural GrantMayo Clinic Arizona, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2014
    Recipient of Mayo Mentored Category Intramural GrantMayo Clinic Arizona, Department of Internal Medicine
  9. 2013
    AAPAP Poster AwardAssociation of Postgraduate Physician Assistant Programs
  10. 2013
    Recipient of Mayo Mentored Category Intramural GrantMayo Clinic Arizona, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2009
    First Runner Up for Poster Presentation in Clinical ResearchMayo Clinic Arizona Academic Excellence Day, Department of Education Administration
  12. 2009
    Second Runner Up for Oral Presentation in Clinical ResearchMayo Clinic Arizona Academic Excellence Day, Department of Education Administration
  13. 2007
    Recipient of the Wayne M. Swenson AwardNorth Dakota Chapter American College of Surgeons
  14. 2006
    Twice recipient of the Charles and Emma Bollinger Memorial ScholarshipStudent Performance and Academic Recognition Committee, University of North Dakota Medical School
  15. 2000
    Phi Theta Kappa Honor SocietyNorth Hennepin Community College
  16. 2000
    Dean's ListCollege of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota
  17. 1999
    Honors Society GraduateNorth Hennepin Community College
  18. 1998
    Highest ranking - Solo Violin Performance categoryMinnesota State High School League Music Competition

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MCA RepresentativePersonal Protective Equipment Task Force
  2. 2020 - present
    MemberEmployee Occupational Health Executive Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees, Mayo Clinic
  3. 2020 - present
    MemberOccupational Health Services Flu Work Group, Employee Occupational Health Executive Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  4. 2020 - present
    MCA RepresentativeOpioid Stewardship Program Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Quality Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Clinical Practice Executive Committee
  5. 2020 - present
    MCA RepresentativeLibrary Advisory Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  6. 2020 - present
    CollaboratorHEXAGON Website Development, Division of Hospital Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  7. 2020 - present
    MemberCEO Advisory Panel, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  8. 2019 - present
    FellowAmerican Society of Addiction Medicine
  9. 2019 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  10. 2019 - present
    MemberOpioid Stewardship Measures Advisory Group, American Hospital Association
  11. 2019 - present
    MemberSubstance Abuse Disorder SIG Group, Society of Hospital Medicine
  12. 2018 - 2019
    Physician LeadPractice Optimization and Acceleration Telemetry Project, Mayo Clinic Practice Optimization and Acceleration, Mayo Clinic Committees
  13. 2018
    MemberAnesthesiology Physician Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  14. 2018 - present
    Lead Physician DeveloperOpioid Stewardship Program Oversight Group
  15. 2017 - 2018
    Arizona RepresentativeManagement to Reimbursement Committee
  16. 2017 - 2018
    Arizona RepresentativeEnterprise Practice Optimization and Acceleration Committee
  17. 2017
    MemberAcute Leukemia Specialist Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  18. 2017
    MemberHospital Internal Medicine Physician Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  19. 2017 - present
    Arizona RepresentativeOpioid Stewardship Program Oversight Group
  20. 2017 - present
    Arizona RepresentativeOpioid Chronic Prescribing Work Group
  21. 2017 - present
    Administrative LeadOpioid Response Team, Mayo Clinic in Arizona
  22. 2017 - present
    MemberOpioid Prescribing Tool Kit Work Group
  23. 2017 - present
    MemberPain Curriculum Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic in Arizona
  24. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Addiction Medicine
  25. 2016
    MemberEmergency Room Physician Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  26. 2016
    MemberCritical Care Physician Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  27. 2016 - present
    MemberClinical Research Subcommittee, Research Operations Management Team, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  28. 2016 - present
    MemberGovernment Relations Committee, Mayo Clinic in Arizona
  29. 2015 - present
    Research CoordinatorMayo Clinic Arizona, Department of Hospital Internal Medicine
  30. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Arizona, High Value Care Taskforce
  31. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Multi-DOG Committee
  32. 2013 - present
    Medical DirectorHospitalist Physician Assistant Fellowship, Division of Hospital Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  33. 2013 - 2015
    MemberTransfusion Practice Subcommittee, Hospital Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee
  34. 2013 - present
    Board MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Executive Committee
  35. 2011 - 2020
    Board MemberLegislative Committee, Arizona State Medical Association
  36. 2011 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Arizona, MPN Quality of Life Subgroup
  37. 2011 - present
    MemberInternational Myeloproliferative Neoplasm Quality of Life Committee
  38. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Hospital Medicine
  39. 2008 - 2011
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  40. 2005 - 2006
    Past PresidentChristian Medical and Dental Association, North Dakota
  41. 2004 - 2011
    MemberAmerican Medical Association

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.