Dr. Karen Fitzpatrick is an Associate Professor for WVU’s Department of Family Medicine and the Medical Director for the Patient Centered Medical Home, Performance Improvement and Ambulatory Informatics. She is the Program Director for the innovative academic Patient Centered Medical Home Fellowship and is a NCQA PCMH Certified Content Expert. After undergraduate work in Chemistry, she obtained her Medical Degree and completed her Family Medicine residency at West Virginia University.
Over the years, she has delivered countless presentations, served on 30 Departmental, University and Hospital committees, and has been published on a variety of topics. Dr. Fitzpatrick’s interests include chronic disease management, quality improvement and population health, medical informatics and homeless street medicine outreach.