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Amy Baernstein, MD, FACP

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (DOM)

Education & Training

MD, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, 1989-1993
Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1993-1996

Professional Interests

Ethics and professionalism in medical student education


Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cornell University, 1989
Phi Beta Kappa, 1989
Elected as Faculty to Alpha Omega Alpha, 2005

Selected Publications

Takahashi TA, Baernstein A, Binswanger I, Bradley K, Merrill JO. 2007. Predictors of hospitalization for injection drug users seeking care for soft tissue infections. Journal of general internal medicine. 22(3):382-8.
Baernstein A, Liss HK, Carney PA, Elmore JG. 2007. Trends in study methods used in undergraduate medical education research, 1969-2007. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. 298(9):1038-45.
Baernstein A, Smith KM, Elmore JG. 2008. Singing the blues: is it really cyanosis? Respiratory care. 53(8):1081-4.
Baernstein A, Oelschlager A-MAE, Chang TA, Wenrich MD. 2009. Learning professionalism: perspectives of preclinical medical students. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 84(5):574-81.
Taniguchi D, Baernstein A, Nichol G. Cardiac arrest: a public health perspective. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2012 Feb:30(1):1-12.