• Dr. Amalia Landa-Galindez plays an active role in recruiting faculty, organization of clerkship sites, and student educational activities. She leads the development and assessment of the internal medicine curriculum. And serves as a faculty advisor for students pursuing a residency in internal medicine. Dr. Landa-Galindez is the course director for the musculoskeletal systems second-year course at HWCOM. In 2017, she received the HWCOM Excellence in Medical School Teaching Award.

    Landa-Galindez serves on national committees, including the American College of Physicians Capstone Review Board, the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine Medical Education Research Committee, and the Association of American Medical Colleges Council of Faculty and Academic Societies.

    She has a clinical practice at the FIU Health Faculty Group Practice and is affiliated with the Baptist Health South Florida hospital system.

selected publications

research interests

  • Integration of ethics training, genetics education and evidence-based medicine during the clinical years of medical student education, assessment of Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) during clerkships, osteoporosis risk assessment, and the management and evaluation of outcomes post COVID-19 infection.

teaching activities

full name

  • Amalia Landa Galindez


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