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Michael S. Picchioni, MD

Dr. Michael PicchioniDepartment of Medicine
Division of General Medicine

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
  • Clerkship Director, Core Clerkship in Internal Medicine
  • Director, Acting Internship in Internal Medicine

Academic Appointment

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine


  • Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Fellowship, Internal Medicine (1994-1996)
  • University of Vermont Medical Center/University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    Internship/Residency, Internal Medicine (1991-1994)
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
    M.D. (1987-1991)
  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
    B.S., Biology (1983-1987)

Scholarly Foci

  • Medical education
  • Physician-patient communication
  • Chronic pain management
  • Physician wellness

Scholarly Activity

View a list of Dr. Picchioni's publications in the Scholary Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • Society of General Internal Medicine
    • Member (1991-present)
  • Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
    • Member (1999-present)
  • Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine
    • Member (2001-present)

Significant Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Teacher in Clerkship Years, Tufts University School of Medicine (2017)
  • Outstanding Core Clerkship Award, Tufts University School of Medicine (2016)
  • Baystate/Tufts Physical Diagnosis Teacher of the Year Award, Tufts University School of Medicine (2010)
  • Dean’s Outstanding Mentor Award, Tufts University School of Medicine (2008)

Contact Information

Department of Medicine
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA, 01199