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Jeff Lancaster, MD

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Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

Medical School: WVU

Residency: WVU

Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor

Special Clinical/Research Interests:

Is there a particular population of students (e.g., ethnicity, spiritual, sexual orientation) that you would particularly like to advise?


What does a typical day in the life of a pediatric hospitalist include?

Rounds on admitted children, meetings.

What is the biggest challenge of being a pediatric hospitalist?

Dealing with chronic, debilitating illness.

How do you foresee hospital medicine changing over the next 20 years?

More specialization.

What advice would you give a student who is considering a residency in your specialty?

It will provide a rewarding life!