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Josiah K. Halm, MD, MS, FACP, FHM, CMQ

Present Title & Affiliation


Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2003 Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, MS, Clinical Epidemiology
1996 University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana, MB.chB, Medicine

Postgraduate Training

2001-2003 Primary Care Research & Faculty Development, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, National Research Service Award - NRSA NIH, Sponsor Training Program
1998-2001 Residency, Internal Medicine, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
1996-1997 Housemanship, Internal Medicine & Ob/Gyn, Korle-bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana

Board Certifications

2011 Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)


Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2008-2014

Selected Publications


1. Jordan J, Halm J, et al. Benefits of Initiating a Hospitalist PICC Program - Experience from an Academic Community Medical Center. Journal Of Hospital Medicine 3(1):62, 2008.
2. Halm J, Amoako EP. Physical Activity Recommendation for Hypertension Management: Does Healthcare Provider Advice Make a Difference?. Ethnicity and Disease (International Society of Hypertension in Blacks, 2008.
3. Reiss M, Halm J. Lead Poisoning in an Adult: Lead Mobilization by Pregnancy?. JGIM(22):1212-1215, 2007.
4. Halm J. Using electronic medical records to help improve control of hypertension: Secondary database analysis of blood pressure in a large healthcare system in Wisconsin. JCH 8:A215, 2006.
5. Halm J, Schapira M, Grimm C et al. Do physicians' recommend exercise in adults with hypertension and do patients follow their advice? Ethnicity & Disease 14:S2-58, 2004.
6. Halm J, Scheidermayer D, Sebastian J et al. The times…they are achanging: Survey of winners of best teacher award in a department of medicine. JGIM(18):243, 2003.

Last updated: 7/24/2014