Dr. Carla Herman reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Herman is a Professor of Medicine in both the divisions of Geriatrics and Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Dr. Herman is an accomplished author, reviewer, and speaker. She has written several abstracts and numerous articles for a variety of peer-reviewed journals.
Education and Training
MPH: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1977
MD: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1985
Internship in Internal Medicine: University of Minnesota Hospitals, Minneapolis, MN, 1985–1986
Residency in Internal Medicine: University of Minnesota Hospitals, Minneapolis, MN, 1986–1987
Residency in Medicine: University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 1987–1988
Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, 1988–1990
American Board of Internal Medicine
Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM:
Professor of Medicine, 2006–present
Associate Professor of Medicine, 1998–2006
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, 1994–present
Visiting Research Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Division of Internal Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, 1992–1994
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, 1990–1994
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