Gary D. Vogin, MD
Gary D. Vogin, MD, is senior medical editor for Medscape Medical News and
also provides reviews of medical content on WebMD Health.
Vogin is a board-certified general internist, having completed his residency
in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia in June
1994. Before deciding on internal medicine, Vogin prepared for a career in
pathology and was Outstanding Transitional First Year Graduate at St. Barnabas
Medical Center in Livingston, N.J., in 1991. He is a 1986 summa cum laude
graduate from La Salle University in Philadelphia, where he was part of the
National Premedical Honors Society. He graduated with a bachelor of arts degree
in biology before beginning his medical training at Temple University School of
Medicine, where his interest in medical computing culminated in his role as
group leader of the Computers in Medicine Primary Care Project.
Following residency, Vogin gained wider experience as a locum tenens
physician, working in small towns and big cities in many parts of the country
including the White Mountains of New Hampshire; the mountains of central
Pennsylvania; New Mexico; Chicago; and Tampa and Clearwater, Fla.
Ultimately, he settled into the Primary Care Division of the Emory Clinic in
Atlanta, where he held the academic position of assistant professor in the
department of medicine.
Vogin's affiliations include the American College of Physicians and the
Union of Concerned Scientists.