Dr. John W. Williams Jr. reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Williams is a Professor with tenure in the Department of Internal Medicine and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences for Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.
Education and Training
MD: University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, 1984
Resident in Internal Medicine: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, 1984–1987
Fellowship in General Medicine: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, 1987–1988
AW Mellon Fellow in General Medicine: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1988–1989
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Professor with Tenure, Internal Medicine, 2004–present
Professor with Tenure, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2006–present
Associate Professor with Tenure, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2001–2005
Associate Professor with Tenure, Internal Medicine, 2001–2004
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, 1991
Instructor, Internal Medicine, 1990–1991
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
Associate Professor with Tenure, Internal Medicine, 1996–2001
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, 1992–1996
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. Williams holds stock with General Electric and Siemens.