Dr. E. Gregory Thompson reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Thompson has been a practicing general internist in Boise, Idaho, since 1995 and currently sees patients at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho. He is a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Thompson is also on the Adjunct Faculty at Idaho State University College of Pharmacy in Pocatello, Idaho. He was a member of the Idaho State Drug Utilization and Review Committee from 1999 to 2003 and its chairman from 2000 to 2003.
Education and Training
MD: Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, 1991
Residency in Internal Medicine: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1991–1995
Chief Medical Resident: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, and Boise Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Boise, ID, 1995–1996
American Board of Internal Medicine
Adjunct Clinical Instructor of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2006–present
Affiliate Faculty, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID, 2003–present
University of Washington, Seattle, WA:
Clinical Instructor of Medicine, 2000–present
Acting Instructor of Medicine, 1996–2000
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