Steven Durning, MD, PhD

Steven J Durning, MD, PhD

Name: Steven J Durning, MD, PhD

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Medicine
Faculty Rank: 
Professor
Location: 
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

Biography

Dr. Durning is a professor of medicine and pathology at the Uniformed Services University (USU) and is the Director of Graduate Programs in Health Professions Education. He received his MD degree from the University of Pittsburgh and he practices general internal medicine. He received his PhD from Maastricht University, which addressed the influence of contextual factors on clinical reasoning. As an educator, mentors graduate students and faculty, teaches in the HPE program and also directs a second year medical school course on clinical reasoning. Dr. Durning holds appointments in the departments of medicine and pathology.