Linda R Edwards

Linda R Edwards, MD

Associate Professor; Dean, College Of Medicine-Jacksonville; And Founder, Program For Adults With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities

Department: Medicine – Jacksonville
Business Phone: (904) 244-3131
Business Email: linda.edwards@jax.ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Lifetime Member
2020 · Duval County Medical Society
University Term Professorship
2017-2018 · University of Florida
Senior Associate Dean for Educational Affairs
2013-2021 · University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville
Karl B. Hanson Sr., M.D., Professor of Internal Medicine
2011 · University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville
Louis S. Russo Professionalism Award UFCOM-Jacksonville
2009 · University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Medicine

Publications

2021
Etiology and Management of Behavioral Disorder in Adults With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Cureus. 13(3) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.14221. [PMID] 33816039.
2021
Osteoporosis in Adult Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Special Considerations for Diagnosis, Prevention, and Management.
Southern medical journal. 114(4):246-251 [DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001231. [PMID] 33787940.
2021
Sleep Disordered Breathing in Adults with Cerebral Palsy: What Do We Know So Far?
Southern medical journal. 114(6):339-342 [DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001264. [PMID] 34075423.
2021
Tuesdays Are Great for Teaching Tips: A Spaced Education Strategy for Faculty Development.
Journal of graduate medical education. 13(3):434-435 [DOI] 10.4300/JGME-D-20-01249.1. [PMID] 34178279.
2021
Upper Gastrointestinal Disorders in Adult Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Cureus. 13(6) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.15384. [PMID] 34094790.
2020
Gynecological Care and Contraception Considerations in Women with Cerebral Palsy.
Southern medical journal. 113(11):549-552 [DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001170. [PMID] 33140107.
2019
Magnesium Supplementation in Vitamin D Deficiency.
American journal of therapeutics. 26(1):e124-e132 [DOI] 10.1097/MJT.0000000000000538. [PMID] 28471760.
2012
Asymmetric Arthritis in a Patient With Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Journal of Investigative Medicine. 60
2010
Using multiple sources of data to assess the prevalence of diabetes at the subcounty level, Duval County, Florida, 2007.
Preventing chronic disease. 7(5) [PMID] 20712935.
View on: PubMed
2009
An unusual presentation of Burkitt lymphoma.
Southern medical journal. 102(9):961-2 [DOI] 10.1097/SMJ.0b013e3181b08d9c. [PMID] 19668043.
2008
National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference statement: hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell disease.
Annals of internal medicine. 148(12):932-8 [PMID] 18458271.
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2008
NIH consensus development statement on hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell disease.
NIH consensus and state-of-the-science statements. 25(1):1-30 [PMID] 18309362.
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Education

Internal Medicine Residency
1981-1984 · Jacksonville Health Education Programs (JHEP), Jacksonville, FL
Doctor of Medicine
1977-1981 · East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7124 Family Med/Geriatrics

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(904) 244-3131
Emails:
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