David Walsh

Associate Professor

David Walsh

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Hospital Medicine

  • (706) 721-4180
  • 1120 15th Street, BI 5084


  • MD, Medicine University of Louisville, 2010

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, General University of Louisville, 2006


  • PHY GA Professional Medical BRD, 2019

Awards & Honors

  • Top Hospitalist Medical College of Georgia @ Augusta University Division of Hospital Medicine, 2020

  • Hugh Morgan Faculty Inpatient Teaching Award Department of Internal Medicine Vanderbilt University, 2019

  • Grant - A Teaching Procedure Service To Increase Entrustibility from Students to Supervising Faculty Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2016

  • Preceptor of the Year - Divsion of GIM Vanderbilt University, 2015

  • Intern of the Year Medical University of South Carolina, 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RMED 5000

  • GMED 5000

    Basic Clkshp Med Pt 1
  • GMED 5011

    Medicine Sub-I

Teaching Interests

Resident Education
Core Internal Medicine Procedural Competency
Diagnostic Reasoning


Selected Recent Publications

  • Falling into a Trap, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Resident Knowledge and Perceptions of Personal Finance and Burnout: A Multi-center Survey, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Identification of High Resource Utilization Patients on Internal Medicine Hospital Services, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Effect of Nasal Canula Oxygen Administration on Oxygen Concentration at Facial and Adjacent Landmarks, 2009
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Inpatient Care
Transitions of Care

Department Service

  • Division Chief Hospital Medicine 2019 - Present

Professional Service

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center - 2016

    Role: Reviewer
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center - 2014

    Role: Reviewer