Author Spotlight: Dr. Scott J. Akin, Family Medicine

Kelly SeagravesAuthor Spotlight, Family Medicine, Personal Education

Medical Education Author Spotlight

Author Spotlight:

Scott J. Akin, MD, FAAFP

Contributor – Med-Challenger FM, Med-Challenger Medical School Clerkships, Med-Challenger USMLE

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Dr. Akin received his medical degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, and completed his training in Family Medicine at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center in Northern California. He is board certified in both family medicine and hospice/palliative care, and completed a faculty development fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Akin has practiced in a variety of clinical settings from the ambulatory setting to the ICU, and has held faculty positions at the University of California, Davis as well as Emory University School of Medicine. He has been involved in medical education and clinical teaching his entire career, both in the United States and internationally, most recently as a visiting professor at Addis Ababa University School of Medicine in Ethiopia.

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