Patricia Walker, MD, DTM&H, FASTMH

Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine

Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine

Global Health Medicine


Medical Director, HealthPartners Travel and Tropical Medicine Center; Staff Physician, HealthPartners Center for International Health


MD, Mayo Medical School

Residency in Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine

Bush Foundation Medical Leadership Fellowship in Clinical Tropical Medicine, Thailand

Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Certificate in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Certificate in Travel Health, International Society of Travel Medicine;

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Dr. Walker's career focus has been "globally mobile populations," defining and implementing best practices in care and developing medical education interventions, all to reduce health disparities. Her areas of expertise include refugee and immigrant health care, travel and tropical medicine, globally mobile populations, health disparities and culturally competent health care.