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Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFP

Department of Family Medicine

Institutional Leadership Roles Portrait of Dr. Robert Baldor

  • Founding Chair, Department of Family Medicine at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate

Academic Appointment

  • Professor of Family Medicine at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate

Education and Training

  • UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA
    • Chief Resident (1985-1986)
    • Internship and Residency, Family Practice (1983-1986)
  • The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    M.D. (1979-1983)
  • University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    B.S., Medical Technology (1975-1977)

Scholarly Foci

  • Practice transformation
  • Intellectual and developmental disabilities

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles (Limit 5)

  • Massachusetts Rural Council on Health (MARCH)
    • Member (2020-present)
  • Association of Departments of Family Medicine
    • Member (2019-present)
  • Massachusetts Area Health Education Center (AHEC)
    • Advisory Board
      • Member (2007-present)
  • Massachusetts Academy of Family Physicians
    • Member (1990-present)
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
    • Member (1990-present)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • The Best Doctors in America: Northeast Region, Woodward White, Inc. Boston (2020, 2018, 2017, 2009, 1999, 1996)
  • Allen Crocker Health Services Award, MA Department of Developmental Disabilities (2016)
  • Lamar Soutter Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Medical Education, UMMS (2013)
  • Champions of Excellence, UMass Memorial Health Center (2012)
  • Educational Achievement (STAR) Award, LInC Curriculum Trustee, UMMS (2011)

Academic Office Contact Information

Department of Family Medicine
48 Sanderson Street, Suite 203
Greenfield, MA
413-773-2244
Robert.baldor@baystatehealth.org

(Updated July 2022)