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Michael P. Jeremiah, MD

Chair, Family and Community Medicine


Education and Training

  • Carolinas Medical Center & The University of North Carolina Department of Family Medicine: Fellowship in Faculty Development & Obstetrics
  • Family Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center: Residency
  • University of Florida College of Medicine: MD
  • Duke University: BS

Dr. Jeremiah received his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1990, completed his residency training in family medicine at Carolinas Medical Center in 1993, and completed a faculty development/obstetrics fellowship in 1994. He joined Carilion Clinic in 1995 and served as the medical director for the family medicine residency program for 12 years. He currently serves as the Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Carilion Clinic and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. The department consists of more than 200 primary care providers in 44 sites spread over 250 miles of Virginia along the I-81 corridor. All of the sites are using the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model to deliver care and to implement additional population health management initiatives. The department also includes 8 urgent care sites, a family medicine residency program, and an occupational medicine division. Dr. Jeremiah also serves as the Senior Medical Director of Ambulatory Quality and Population Health for Carilion Clinic and as the President of their ACO – “Doctor’s Connected”. Dr. Jeremiah served on the faculty of the AAFP Chief Resident Leadership Program for 10 years and is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the I-3 Population Health Collaborative – a combined effort of 25 residency programs from Virginia, North Carolina, & South Carolina to show outcomes from use of the PCMH model. He also serves on the board of the Association of Departments of Family Medicine (ADFM). He continues outpatient clinical work and teaching. He is married to Barbara Moore, an obstetrician-gynecologist and they have two children – David and Katie.

Other Positions

  • Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
  • Senior Medical Director of Ambulatory Quality, Carilion Clinic
  • Associate Professor, Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Family Physician, Carilion Family Medicine- Roanoke Salem