Kendal Passot Williams MD, MPH
Dr. Williams is the Director of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) Center for Evidence-based Practice and the Department of Medicine service-chief at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. His clinical activity since 2004 has exclusively been as an internal medicine hospitalist within UPHS. Kendal Williams is a graduate of the Perelman School of Medicine in 1995 and the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health MPH program in 1996. He then trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he stayed on as chief resident and then faculty until 2004 when he came to Penn.
Dr. Williams has published clinically-focused articles on hospitalist topics and contributed to the recently published Evidence-Based Medical Consultation by Elsevier. As the director of the Center for Evidence-based Practice, he has performed, written, and edited multiple guidelines for the University of Pennsylvania Health System. Dr. Williams has two children and lives in suburban Philadelphia.
MOC / CME / CE Requirements
Virginia Board of Medicine
Virginia Board of Medicine accepts the courses that are endorsed by ACCME and grants AMA PRA Category 1 credit.
CME Credits Required : 60.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 30.00
- 60 hours every 2 years;
- 30 hours of CME must be under Category 1, of which 2 hours must be in pain management, proper prescribing of controlled substances, and the diagnosis and management of addiction.
- 60 hours of CME for every 2 years followed by immediate preceding renewal
- A minimum of 30 hours must be under Category 1, of which 2 hours must be in pain management, proper prescribing of controlled substances, and the diagnosis of management of addiction.
- OCC/MOC is not specifically addressed, but an endorsement of recertification by a specialty board is admitted as a substitute by the Virginia Board of Medicine.