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The University of Oklahoma - School of Community Medicine

Meet Dean Duffy

Dr. DuffyDr. Duffy recently served as Senior Associate Dean for Academics at the OU School of Community Medicine.  He is the former Senior Advisor to the President of the American Board of Internal Medicine in Philadelphia.  Dr. Duffy returned to Tulsa and OU in 2006 after 10 years on the staff of ABIM where he led the introduction of a new process of physicians Maintenance of Certification based on evaluation of performance in practice.   He held an adjunct professorship at the University of Pennsylvania in Internal Medicine and was a volunteer teacher at Philadelphia medical schools. 


Dr. Duffy served as chair of our Department of Internal Medicine from 1977 to 1996.  He was honored with the Stanton L. Young Master Teacher Award and many other awards from students and residents for excellence in teaching.  He has held many important positions in a variety of national professional societies.


Dr. Duffy is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, received his medical degree from Temple University Medical School, and completed residency training in internal medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.