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photo Andrea Carter, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine


Phone: 412-692-4888

Office: 200 Lothrop St
UPMC Montefiore Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-4888
Education and Training
BS, Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering, 2008
MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2012
MS, Medical Education, University of Pittsburgh Institute for Clinical Research Education, 2018
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2015
Chief Medical Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2016
Academic Clinician Educator Scholars Fellowship in General Internal Medicine, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 2018
Research Interest
Dr. Carter has presented nationally and published work in a variety of different content areas including medical education, women’s health, and chronic pain.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Carter practices both inpatient and outpatient general internal medicine. She completed her internal medicine residency training and fellowship training in women's health tracks, and she has a continued interest in treating women's issues. She also has an interest in opioid use disorder and is a provider in the Center for Opioid Recovery.
Educational Interest
Dr. Carter is a clinician-educator and is actively involved in teaching internal medicine interns and residents as well as medical students during the pre-clinical and clinical years. She is the Associate Program Director for Evaluation and Competency for the Internal Medicine Residency Program.
Selected Publications:
Kennedy AJ, McNeil M, Hamm M, Cameron FA, Carter AE. Internal Medicine Resident Perceptions of Patients with Substance Use Disorder After Attending a Mutual Support Group Meeting. Journal General Internal Medicine. 2019; [Epub ahead of print].
Carter AE, Anderson TS, Rodriguez KL, Hruska KL, Zimmer SM, Spagnoletti CL, Morris A, Kapoor WN, Fine MJ. A Program to Support Scholarship During Internal Medicine Residency Training: Impact on Academic Productivity and Resident Experiences. Teaching and Learning in Mededicine. 2019; 31(5): 552-565.
Carter AE, Spagnoletti CL, Rothenberger SD, McNeil M. Educating Faculty and Resident Physicians on Safe Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Pain: Impact of a Brief Curriculum on Knowledge, Confidence, and Attitudes. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2018; 33:2 (Supp 1): S173.
Carter AE, Borrero S, Wessel C, Bean-Mayberry B, Washington D, Corbelli J. Racial and Ethnic Health Care Disparities Among Women in the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System: A Systematic Review. Women's Health Issues. 2016; 26(4): 401-9.