Craig Raymond Keenan, M.D.
- Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
- Co-Director, Interprofessional Teaching Scholars Program
Comprehensive primary care, medical education of medical students and residents, care of underserved populations, integrated medicine and psychiatry care.
Dr. Keenan's research interests include: Clinical education of residents and medical students, Teaching clinical reasoning, Mentoring of young physicians and medical students, Care of underserved populations, Increasing diversity and inclusion in medicine, Evidence-based medicine, Doctor-patient communication and Interprofessional education.
M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 1993
B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 1988
Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco CA 1993-1996
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco CA 1996-1997
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
American College of Physicians
Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
Society of General Internal Medicine
Honors and Awards
Department of Medicine Outstanding Clinician Award, UC Davis, 2015
Outstanding Clinical Instructor Award, UC Davis, 2012
Outstanding Clinical Instructor Award, UC Davis Department of Internal Medicine 2008, 2009, 2010
American College of Physicians - Fellow, 2009
Young Physician Award, Northern California Chapter of the American College of Physicians, 2008
Dean’s Award for Excellence in Education, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2007
Select Recent Publications
Branch WT Jr, Chou CL, Farber NJ, Hatem D, Keenan C, Makoul G, Quinn M, Salazar W, Sillman J, Stuber M, Wilkerson L, Mathew G, Fost M. Faculty development to enhance humanistic teaching and role modeling: a collaborative study at eight institutions. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 Sep;29(9):1250-5.
Anderson IB, Sudhakar S, Keenan CR, Srinivasan M. The elusive SIRS diagnosis. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Mar;28(3):470-4.
Keenan CR, Thompson GR 3rd. Purple urine bag syndrome. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Dec;26(12):1506.
Fancher TL, Keenan C, Meltvedt C, Stocker T, Harris T, Morfín J, McCarron R, Kulkarni-Date M, Henderson MC. An academic-community partnership to improve care for the underserved. Acad Med. 2011 Feb;86(2):252-8.
Gelber S, Keenan CR. Morning Report: A young man with cough, dyspnea, and pleurisy. SGIM Forum. 2011; 34(2).
Holt Z, Keenan CR. Morning Report: A young woman with urinary frequency. SGIM Forum. 2010; 33(8).
Henderson MC, Keenan CR. Outpatient Morning Report: A young man with dyspnea, dizziness and palpitations. SGIM Forum. 2010;33(2):9,11.
Henderson M, Keenan C, Kohlwes J, Dhaliwal G. Introducing exercises in clinical reasoning. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Jan;25(1):9.
Keenan CR, Dhaliwal G, Henderson MC, Bowen JL. Exercises in Clinical Reasoning: A 43-year-old woman with abdominal pain and fever. J Gen Intern Med. 2010;25(8):874-7.
Henderson M, Keenan C, Kohlwes J, Dhaliwal G. Introducing Exercises in Clinical Reasoning. J Gen Intern Med. 2010;25(1):9.
Nuovo J, Hutchinson D, Balsbaugh T, Keenan C. Establishing electronic health record competency testing for first-year residents. J Grad Med Educ. 2013 Dec;5(4):658-61.