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Warren P. Newton, MD, MPH

Chair, Department of Family Medicine; Director, NC AHEC Program; William B. Aycock Distinguished Professor

Department of Family Medicine

Family Medicine

Organization and effectiveness of healthcare, geriatrics prevention.
Clinical Appointment Phone:  919-966-0210
Warren Polk Newton, MD, MPH

Family Practice - Board Certified  (1987, 1994, 2001, 2008)
National Board of Medical Examiners - Board Certified  (1984)

Education and Training
Medical School: MD, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, 1984
Masters: MPH, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1997
Residency: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1987
Area: Family Practice
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1989
Area: Family Medicine
Fellowship: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1989 - 1990
Area: Primary Care

Professional Positions
  1. Chair, American Board of Family Medicine

  1. President's Award, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, 2008

  2. American Board of Family Medicine, Chair, 2007, 2011-2012

  3. Distinguished Service Award, North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians, 2005

  4. Inaugural Robert Huntley Memorial Speaker, 2004

  5. Presidential Award, North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians, 1998, 2000

  6. David Citron Award for Outstanding Junior Faculty in Family Medicine in North Carolina, 1992

  7. Selected as Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar, 1987

  8. STFM Resident Teacher Award, Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, 1987

  9. Chief Resident, Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, 1986,1987

  10. Magna Cum Laude with Distinction in History, Yale University, 1980

Physician Referral:
You can request a physician referral by calling UNC HealthLink at (919) 966-7890,
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.