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Richard A. Neill, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine and Community Health
Active Staff, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Staff, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Member, Professionalism Committee, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center Medical Staff
Member, Board of Trustees, Clinical Care Associates (CCA) of UPHS
Chief Medical Officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System Credentials Verification Organization
Department: Family Medicine and Community Health

Contact information
Penn Presbyterian
39th and Market Street - Box 131
6th Floor, Andrew Mutch Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-8777
Fax: 215-243-4601
B.A. (Chemistry, With High Distinction, Honors Program)
University of Kentucky , 1982.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Kentucky, 1986.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1986-1987.
Resident in Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1987-1989.
Faculty Development Fellow, Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, 1989-1990.
Clinical Trainee in Obstetrics, British Columbia Women's Hospital, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, 1998-1998.
Penn Medicine Leadership Program, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 2007-2009.
American Board of Family Practice, 1989.
American Board of Family Practice, 1995.
American Board of Family Practice, 2002.
American Board of Family Medicine, 2009.
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Description of Research Expertise

Family Medicine education, Behavior Change, Pharmacy education in primary care

Description of Clinical Expertise

Primary Care, Pharmacy education in primary care, Family Medicine.

Description of Other Expertise

Health care informatics, Electronic Medical Records, Social Networking in health care

Selected Publications

Cronholm, P.C., Bennett, I., Neill, R.A. : "Effects of Mandatory Parental Notification on Adolescents’ Use of Sexual Health Care Services" JAMA 288(23): 2970, December 2002 Notes: Letter to Editor.

Bowman, M.A., Neill, R.A., Wilson, J. : "Journal Article Content as a Predictor of Commitment to Change among Continuing Medical Education Respondents" Journal of Continuing Medical Education in Health Care 21: 40-45, Winter 2001.

Carek, P., Deen, D., Drewnowski, A., Filler E.W., Foreyt, J., Hark, L., Hill, J., Jack, D., Johnson, R., Lutes, R., Neill, R.A., Pi-Sunyer, X., Poston, W. : "Obesity: Established Measures and Innovative Approaches" AAFP Monograph. Edsall B, Guzman S (eds.). American Academy of Family Physicians, August 2003.

McKinney, L., Culpepper, L., Kelsey, J., Neill, R.A.: "Avoiding Pitfalls in the Diagnosis and Management of Major Depression" AAFP Online CME 2005 Notes:, retrievable through October 2006.

Neill, R.A.: "How to Find Health Information on the Internet" Archives of Family Medicine 9(1): 93, January 2000.

Mainous, A.G., Neill, R.A.: “The Electronic House Call” Arch Fam Med 7(3): 210, May/June 1998 Notes: Letter to the editor.

Neill, R.A. : "Drug Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes" American Family Physician Interactive On-Line CME [] March 2001.

Neill, R.A., Scoville, C. : "What are the indications for tonsillectomy in children?" J of Fam Pract 51(4): 314, April 2002.

Neill, R.A., Mainous, A.G., Clark, J.R., Hagen, M.D.: “Electronic Mail as a Medium for Patient-Physician Interaction” Archives of Family Medicine 3: 268-271, March 1994.

Neill, R.A. , Dougherty, T., Barg, F.: "Using Focus Groups to guide Practice, Research and Curriculum Development in Your Department" STFM Annual Meeting, Toronto. Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, May 2004.

Neill, RA: "Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment of the School Aged child with Attention-Deficit Hyperactive Disorder" Essential Practice Guidelines in Primary Care. Skolnik, N Schneider, D Neill, RA Kuritzky, L (eds.). Humana Press, Page: 331, 2007.

Neill, R.A.: Mosby Year Book of Family Medicine 2007. Bowman, M.A., Apgar, B.S., Bouchard, M.P., Dexter, W.W., Miser, W.F., Neill, R.A., Scherger, J.E. (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.

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