- Assistant Professor, CWRU School of Medicine
Susan Budnick, MD is the current program director at the internal medicine program at UH St. John Medical Center. She is a native of southwest Ohio and completed medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine followed by residency at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. After graduation, she took a role as a teaching hospitalist at Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center where she advanced to her role as the Director of Inpatient Medicine, an Assistant Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and an Associate Program Director within the UH Cleveland Medical Center program. In her personal life, she is married with three young kids and lives in Shaker Heights.
Certifications & Memberships
- Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Residency | Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - UH Cleveland Medical Center (2014 - 2017)
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine (2014)
Miami University (2005)
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As of December 31, 2016, Susan Budnick did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.