Andrew Gonzalez is a 3rd year general surgery resident and lecturer in health policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He recently returned to clinical duties after spending two years in Ann Arbor conducting health services research at the University of Michigan’s Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy (CHOP) under a National Institutes of Health T32 training grant. His research focused on measures of hospital quality.
A true Chicagoan, Andrew is a proud 2002 graduate of Whitney Young High School. He then attended UIC where he earned a Bachelors of Science in Biology (GPPA-Medicine), a Medical Doctorate, and a Masters of Public Health in healthcare policy and administration. In between college and medical school, Andrew earned a Juris Doctor from Chicago’s John Marshall Law School where he was a member of the Law Review. An active health policy commentator, he blogs for PolicyRx.com and tweets under @DrAGonzMD.