Renée M. Betancourt, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine and Community Health
Department: Family Medicine and Community Health

Contact information
Penn Family Care
3737 Market Street
9th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-8777
Fax: 215-243-3290
BA (Ethnic Studies)
Brown University, 2005.
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Bream, K, DeMarco, M, Betancourt, R.: Understanding the Need for Integrated Behavioral Health Presentation at the Society for Teachers in Family Medicine national conference on Medical Student Education. Presented March 11, 2017. March 2017.

Betancourt, RM, Morales, I, Pollock, L, Coffa, D, Saba, G, Mooney, C.: From Crowd-sourcing to Curricular Change: evaluation of residents' use of a crowd-sourcing platform in residency program curriculum decision-making. Poster presented at University of California San Francisco Inter-school Research and Scholarly Activity Festival, San Francisco, CA May 2015.

Pollock, L, Betancourt, R, Morales, I, Stafford, M. : Revamping a didactic curriculum: responding to resident feedback. Abstract presented at University of California San Francisco Family and Community Medicine Annual Rodnick Colloquium, San Francisco, CA May 2015.

Betancourt, R, Morales, I, Pollock, L, Saba, G, Coffa, D. : Crowdsourcing curricular change. Oral presentation at University of California San Francisco Family and Community Medicine Annual Rodnick Colloquium, San Francisco, CA May 2015.

Renee Betancourt: "Learning to Make Mistakes." San Francisco Medicine/Print Magazine. Original contribution. 86(7), September 2013.

Renee Betancourt: "The Brutal Truth." The New Yorker/Print Magazine, Letter to the Editor(August 26, 2013), 5, August 2013.

Betancourt, RM, Degnan, KO, Long, JA: Racial differences in glucose control among patients with type 2 diabetes: a survey on dietary temptations, coping, and trust in physicians. Ethnicity and Disease 23(4): 409-414, Autumn 2013.

Degnan KO, Betancourt RM, Long J.: Racial Differences in Glucose Control: A Survey of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes on Coping, Diet Temptations, and Trust in Physicians. Abstract presented at the Society of General Internal Medicine Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting, Newark, DE March 2012.

Lloyd-Richardson EE, Stanton CA, Papandonatos GD, Betancourt RM, Stein M, Tashima K, Morrow K, Niaura R. : HIV-positive smokers considering quitting: differences by race/ethnicity. American Journal of Health Behavior. PNG Publications, 32(1): 3-15, January 2008.

Weinick RM and Betancourt RM.: “No appointment needed: the resurgence of urgent care centers in the United States.” Report prepared for the California HealthCare Foundation. Oakland, CA. September 2007.

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