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G. Michael Tibbitts, M.D.

G. Michael TibbitsDean of Graduate Medical Education
Dean of Continuing Medical Education
  • Born in Utah and raised in California
  • He and his wife, Joy, have seven children 
  • Undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University
  • M.D. degree from Georgetown University Medical School
  • Family Practice Internship and Residency, St. Joseph's Hospital, Phoenix, Ariz.
Career Highlights
  • Family Physician & Geriatrician
  • Professor of Family Medicine, 2000 to present
  • President, SSOM Residency Corporation, 1999 to present
  • Dean, Graduate Medical Education, 1999 to present
Service Highlights
  • President, South Dakota Medical Directors Association, 1995 to 2001
  • Member, American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Geriatrics Association, American College of Physician Executives, Society for Teachers of Family Medicine, South Dakota State Medical Association
  • Admissions Committee Interviewer for Georgetown University
Honor Highlights
  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Certified Medical Director, American Medical Directors Association
  • Certified in Duke University Medical Center Faculty Development Workshop Series