Faculty Profile

Brian Callender
Section of Hospital Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
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Academic Interests

Dr. Callender is interested in clinical education, global health education, clinical ethics, the patient experience, and the use of graphic narrative in medicine.

Clinical Interests

Hospital medicine


  • Identifying interprofessional global health competencies for 21st-century health professionals.Jogerst K, Callender B, Adams V, Evert J, Fields E, Hall T, Olsen J, Rowthorn V, Rudy S, Shen J, Simon L, Torres H, Velji A, Wilson LL. Ann Glob Health. 2015 Mar-Apr;81(2):239-47
  • Identifying global health competencies to prepare 21st century global health professionals: report from the global health competency subcommittee of the consortium of universities for global health.Wilson L, Callender B, Hall TL, Jogerst K, Torres H, Velji A. J Law Med Ethics. 2014 Dec;42 Suppl 2:26-31.
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  • BA, 1997, University of Chicago, Anthropology
  • MA, 1998, University of Chicago, Anthropology
  • MD, 2004, University of Chicago, Medicine
  • Residency, 2007, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Internal Medicine