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photo Andrew Lawrence Wickerham, MD, MPH, MBA

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine


Phone: 412-692-4882

Office: 3459 Fifth Avenue
MUH G100
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-4882
Fax: 412-692-4555
Education and Training
AB, Colgate University, 2010
MPH, Dartmouth Medical School, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, 2011
MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, 2017
MBA, Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business, 2017
Internship, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2018
Residency, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2020
Chief Residency, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2021
Clinical Interest
Andrew Lawrence Wickerham, MD, MPH, MBA is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the UPMC Division of General Internal Medicine’s (DGIM) Section of Hospital Medicine and teaches health systems science (HSS) at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (UPSOM). During graduate and medical school, he developed, implemented, and evaluated quality improvement and patient safety projects related to administrative process improvement, hospital-acquired infections, and medication reconciliation at three academic medical centers. He has also developed HSS curricula for medical students, management students, and internal medicine residents. He served as Chief Resident in Internal Medicine for quality and ambulatory clinics at Temple University Hospital (2020-2021). He is a graduate of the AMA Health Systems Science Scholars program (2022). At UPMC and UPSOM he lectures at the Institute for Clinical Research Education, serves as course director of “MSELCT 5920: Introduction to Health Systems Science,” and is the incoming director of the HSS Area of Concentration for UME students. His work has appeared in JAMA Internal Medicine, the Institute for Health for Healthcare Improvement National Meeting, and Academic Internal Medicine Week.
Selected Publications:
Wickerham AL, Schultz EJ, Lewine EB. Nil per Os Orders for Imaging: A Teachable Moment. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2017; 177: 1670-1671.
Notable Achievements
American Medical Association Health Systems Science Scholar, 2022
Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society, 2015