Colin P. West, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Internist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. 2004
    Chief Medical ResidentDepartment of Internal Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2003
    ResidentDepartment of Internal Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2000
    Post Doctoral FellowshipClinical Trials Center, University of Iowa
  4. 1999
    PhD - BiostatisticsUniversity of Iowa
  5. 1999
    MDCarver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  6. 1995
    MS - BiostatisticsUniversity of Iowa
  7. 1992
    BS - Mathematics, Statistics, ZoologyUniversity of Washington

Certifications

  1. 2003
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Educator of the YearCenter for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTS)
  2. 2015
    Outstanding Resident Educator commendation (Top 30% rating)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2014
    Distinguished Alumnus Award for Early Career AchievementCarver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  4. 2014
    Outstanding Reviewer CommendationAnnals of Internal Medicine
  5. 2014
    John A. Benson, Jr., MD Professionalism Article PrizeThe ABIM Foundation
  6. 2013
    Excellence in Research AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  7. 2013
    Education Research Achievement AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  8. 2013
    Top 10% Reviewer CommendationJournal of Graduate Medical Education
  9. 2013
    Outstanding Resident Educator commendation (Top 20% rating)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  10. 2012
    2012 Landmark Contribution to the Literature AwardDepartment of Education Administration
  11. 2012
    Outstanding Resident Educator commendation (Top 20% rating)Internal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  12. 2011
    Award of Excellence for Research Abstract2011 Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM) Spring Meeting
  13. 2011
    Award of Excellence for Research Abstract2011 Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM) Fall Meeting
  14. 2011
    Outstanding Resident Educator commendationInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  15. 2010
    Outstanding Resident Educator commendationInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  16. 2009
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  17. 2009
    Exceptional Reviewer CommendationCanadian Medical Association Journal
  18. 2009
    National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation Health Care Research AwardNational Institute for Health Care Management Foundation
  19. 2009
    Outstanding Resident Educator commendationInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  20. 2008
    Educational Excellence AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 2008
    Five-Star Hospital Award, Member - SMH Do3D Medical TeamAwarding Organization
  22. 2008
    Educational Excellence AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  23. 2008
    Outstanding Alumni AwardCollege of Public Health, University of Iowa
  24. 2007
    Distinguished ReviewerJournal of General Internal Medicine
  25. 2007
    Exceptional Reviewer CommendationCanadian Medical Association Journal
  26. 2005
    Innovator of the Year AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2004
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  28. 2003
    Outstanding Achievement AwardInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  29. 2003
    Chief Medical ResidentMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  30. 2000
    Alpha Omega AlphaCarver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  31. 2000
    William Wilson Award for Exceptional Accomplishment in Internal MedicineCarver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  32. 1994
    M.D./Ph.D. Fellowship in BiostatisticsMerck, University of Iowa
  33. 1992
    MemberGolden Key International Honour Society
  34. 1992
    Phi Beta KappaUniversity of Washington
  35. 1992
    Medical Scientist Training Program FellowshipNIH, University of Iowa
  36. 1985
    Cum LaudeUniversity of Washington
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017
    Member2017 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  2. 2017
    ReviewerACP Ethics, Professionalism, and Human Rights Committee
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberCENTILE (Georgetown University CENTer for Innovation and Leadership in Education) Conference Program Committee
  4. 2016
    Member2016 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  5. 2016 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic School of Medicine Research Committee
  6. 2016 - present
    MemberEndowment for Education Research Award (EERA) Review Committee, Office of Applied Scholarship and Education Science (OASES), Mayo Clinic
  7. 2016 - present
    ChairSGIM Annual Meeting Medical Education Scholarship Abstract Review Committee
  8. 2016 - present
    MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine, Medical Education and Scholarship, 2016 SGIM Annual Workshop Review Committee
  9. 2016 - present
    MemberAAMC Central Group on Educational Affairs (CGEA) 2016 Annual Meeting Review Committee
  10. 2016 - present
    Research Grant ReviewerThe Physicians' Services Incorporated Foundation
  11. 2016 - present
    Grant ReviewerArnold P. Gold Foundation Research Institute
  12. 2016 - present
    ChairInterpretation of the Medical Literature Abstract/Search Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  13. 2016 - present
    Accreditation ReviewerEvidence Based Medicine Item Response Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  14. 2015 - 2016
    MemberDepartment of Medicine Continuing Professional Development Research Award Review Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  15. 2015
    MemberChief medical resident selection committee, Mayo Medical School
  16. 2015
    Invited ParticipantRetreat "Finding Local Solutions to Thriving at Work"
  17. 2015
    Member2015 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  18. 2015
    Chair2015 SGIM Annual Meeting Clinical Epidemiology Abstract Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  19. 2015
    Member2015 SGIM Annual Meeting Clinical Epidemiology Abstract Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  20. 2015
    Member2015 SGIM Annual Meeting Clinical Updates Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  21. 2015 - present
    MemberMinnesota ACP Career Mentoring Panel
  22. 2015 - present
    JudgeMinnesota ACP Poster Competition
  23. 2015 - present
    Session Moderator2015 SGIM Annual Meeting, Clinical Epidemiology and Healthcare Effectiveness Research
  24. 2015 - present
    MemberResearch Paper review panel, Research In Medical Education (RIME)
  25. 2015 - present
    MemberCollaborative for Healing and Renewal in Medicine (CHARM) Advocacy Group
  26. 2015 - present
    Accreditation ReviewerAbstract Test Module Development Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  27. 2015 - present
    Accreditation ReviewerEvidence Based Medicine Item Response Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  28. 2015 - present
    MemberAcademic Medicine Review Criteria for Research Manuscripts (2nd Edition) Task Force
  29. 2015 - present
    MemberCollaborative for Healing and Renewal in Medicine (CHARM) Steering Committee
  30. 2015 - present
    ChairCollaborative for Healing and Renewal in Medicine (CHARM) Research Group
  31. 2014
    MemberEndowment for Education Research Award (EERA) Review Committee, Office of Applied Scholarship and Education Science (OASES), Mayo Clinic
  32. 2014
    MemberMayo Research Fellows Association Abstract Review Committee, Mayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  33. 2014
    MemberChief medical resident selection committee, Mayo Medical School
  34. 2014
    Member2014 SGIM Annual Workshop Review Committee, Medical Education and Scholarship, Society of General Internal Medicine
  35. 2014
    Member2014 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  36. 2014
    Member2014 SGIM Annual Meeting Scientific Abstract Review Committee, Medical Education and Professional Development, Society of General Internal Medicine
  37. 2014
    Member2014 Annual Meeting Review Committee, Central Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  38. 2014
    MemberResearch In Medical Education (RIME)
  39. 2014
    MemberResearch Paper review panel, Research In Medical Education (RIME)
  40. 2014
    MemberResearch Abstract review panel, Research In Medical Education (RIME)
  41. 2014
    Accreditation ReviewerEvidence Based Medicine Item Response Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  42. 2014 - present
    MemberBlock Committee
  43. 2014 - present
    MemberNational Resident Matching Program Research Advisory Committee
  44. 2014 - present
    MemberAcademic Medicine Review Criteria for Research Manuscripts (2nd Edition) Task Force
  45. 2013
    MemberMayo Medical School Science of Health Care Delivery Curriculum Task Force, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  46. 2013
    MemberDepartment of Medicine Continuing Professional Development Research Award Review Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  47. 2013
    MemberInternal Medicine Clinical Investigator Training Program Selection Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  48. 2013
    MemberChief medical resident selection committee, Mayo Medical School
  49. 2013
    Member2013 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  50. 2013
    Judge2013 National Associates Clinical Vignette Competition, American College of Physicians
  51. 2013
    MemberPhysician Wellbeing Research Interest Group, Society of General Internal Medicine
  52. 2013
    Member2013 SGIM Annual Meeting Scientific Abstract Review Committee, Innovations in Medical Education, Society of General Internal Medicine
  53. 2013
    Member2013 Annual Meeting Review Committee, Central Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  54. 2013
    Accreditation ReviewerInterpretation of the Medical Literature Abstract/Search Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  55. 2013
    Accreditation ReviewerAccess to References Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  56. 2013
    Accreditation ReviewerInterpretation of the Medical Literature Abstract/Search Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  57. 2013
    Accreditation ReviewerEvidence Based Medicine Item Response Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  58. 2012 - 2015
    MemberSelection Committee, Health Care Delivery (HEDER) Scholars Program, Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery
  59. 2012
    Member2013-14 Chief Medical Resident Selection Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  60. 2012
    Co-Chair2012 Mayo Clinic Department of Medicine Annual Retreat Workgroup on Academic Rank for Non-Research Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine
  61. 2012
    MemberResearch Proposal Review Committee, Program in Professionalism and Ethics
  62. 2012
    MemberInternal Medicine Clinical Investigator Training Program Selection Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  63. 2012
    MemberSelection Committee, Health Care Delivery (HEDER) Scholars Program, Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery
  64. 2012
    Member2012 SGIM Annual Meeting Program Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  65. 2012
    Co-ChairPrecourses, 2012 SGIM Annual Meeting Program Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  66. 2012
    Member2012 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  67. 2012
    MemberCentral Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  68. 2012
    Member2012 Annual Meeting Review Committee, Central Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  69. 2012
    MemberMinnesota Community Measurement, Clinical Research Advisory Committee
  70. 2012
    MemberJGIM Editorial Fellowship Selection Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  71. 2012
    ChairPhysician Wellbeing Research Interest Group, Society of General Internal Medicine
  72. 2012
    Accreditation ReviewerInterpretation of the Medical Literature Abstract/Search Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  73. 2011
    Member2011 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  74. 2011
    Member2011 Annual Meeting Review Committee, Central Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  75. 2011
    Sessions Moderator2011 SGIM Annual Meeting, Medical Education Scholarship and Professional Development, Society of General Internal Medicine
  76. 2011
    Grant ReviewerHealth Research Board in Ireland
  77. 2011
    Accreditation ReviewerInterpretation of the Medical Literature Abstract/Search Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  78. 2011
    MemberPhysician Wellbeing Research Interest Group, Society of General Internal Medicine
  79. 2011 - present
    MemberMedical Grand Rounds Advisory Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  80. 2010 - 2012
    MemberInstitutional Review Board, Mayo Clinic Committees
  81. 2010
    ReviewerMayo Clinic Young Investigator Research Symposium
  82. 2010
    MemberDepartment of Medicine Continuing Professional Development Research Award Review Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  83. 2010
    Judge2010 ACP National Associates Clinical Vignette Competition, American College of Physicians
  84. 2010
    MemberMidwest SGIM Innovations Abstract Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  85. 2010
    Research Grant ReviewerThe Physicians' Services Incorporated Foundation
  86. 2010
    Accreditation ReviewerInterpretation of the Medical Literature Abstract/Search Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  87. 2010 - present
    MemberAskMayoExpert SuperUser, AskMayoExpert
  88. 2009
    MemberSTEM Challenge Grant, National Institutes of Health
  89. 2009
    MemberCentral Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  90. 2009
    MemberBiostatistics and Epidemiology Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
  91. 2009 - present
    ChairResearch Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  92. 2009 - present
    MemberDepartment of Medicine Research Recognition Award Selection Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  93. 2009 - present
    MemberDepartment of Medicine Clinical Research Office Subcommittee, Department of Internal Medicine
  94. 2008
    MemberDepartment of Medicine Retreat, "Illuminating the Education Shield", Department of Internal Medicine
  95. 2008
    MemberWell-being Summit Meeting, Program on Physician Well-being, Department of Internal Medicine
  96. 2008
    Grant ReviewerHealth Research Board in Ireland
  97. 2008
    Review Panel MemberHealth Services Research and Development Services "Health Outcomes of Provider Education" SDR, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  98. 2008 - present
    Vice ChairCurriculum Committee, Clinical Research Training Program
  99. 2007 - 2010
    MemberEvidence Based Medicine Task Force, Society of General Internal Medicine
  100. 2007 - 2008
    MemberDOM Work Life Balance Policy Development Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  101. 2007
    MemberQuality Innovations Program Award Review Panel, Incented Investment in Mayo's Future Committee, Administrative Committee of the Executive Board
  102. 2007 - present
    ChairMaster's Comprehensive Examination Committee, Clinical Research Training Program
  103. 2007 - present
    Associate Director of ResearchProgram on Physician Well-being, Department of Internal Medicine
  104. 2006 - 2009
    Vice ChairCommunications Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  105. 2006 - present
    Associate Program DirectorResident Scholarship, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Medical School
  106. 2005 - 2008
    MemberPerformance Excellence Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  107. 2005 - 2006
    MemberCurriculum Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  108. 2005
    DirectorSenior Resident Associate Rotation, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  109. 2005
    MemberGrand Rounds Advisory Group, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  110. 2005
    Accreditation ReviewerGeneral Internal Medicine Examination Relevance, American Board of Internal Medicine
  111. 2005 - present
    MemberMedical Education Research Group, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  112. 2005 - present
    MemberMedical Consult Service Curriculum Working Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  113. 2005 - present
    MemberMaster's Comprehensive Examination Committee, Clinical Research Training Program
  114. 2005 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  115. 2005 - present
    MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine
  116. 2004 - 2007
    Faculty InterviewerInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  117. 2004 - 2005
    MemberPerformance Improvement Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  118. 2004
    Accreditation ReviewerGeneral Internal Medicine Examination Relevance, American Board of Internal Medicine
  119. 2004 - present
    MemberAcademic Scholarship Working Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Workgroups
  120. 2003 - 2004
    Chief ResidentMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  121. 2002 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  122. 2001 - 2004
    MemberMayo Internal Medicine Residents Council, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  123. 1992 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  124.  
    Invited ParticipantDepartment of Medicine Retreat, "Illuminating the Education Shield", Department of Internal Medicine
  125.  
    Co-DirectorWell-being Summit Meeting, Program on Physician Well-being, Department of Internal Medicine
  126.  
    ReviewerSTEM Challenge Grant, National Institutes of Health
  127.  
    Member2009 Annual Meeting Review Committee, Central Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  128.  
    Member2010 Annual Meeting Review Committee, Central Group on Education Affairs of the AAMC
  129.  
    Member2010 Annual Meeting Abstract Review Committee, Ottawa Conference on the Assessment of Competence in Medicine and the Health Professions
  130.  
    MemberMedical Education Scholarship and Professional Development, 2009 Annual Meeting Scientific Abstract Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  131.  
    MemberClinical Decision Making and Economic Analyses, 2010 Annual Meeting Scientific Abstract Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  132.  
    Member2010 Annual Workshop Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  133.  
    Member2010 National Associates Abstract Competition Review Board, American College of Physicians
  134.  
    Judge2008 Minnesota ACP Associates Abstract Competition, American College of Physicians
  135.  
    Judge2006 Minnesota ACP Associates Abstract Competition, American College of Physicians
  136.  
    Member2007 Midwest SGIM Abstract Review Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  137.  
    MemberBiostatistics and Epidemiology Task Force, National Board of Medical Examiners
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Publications

Research activities

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