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Melly Goodell, MD

Melly Goodell, MDChair, Department of Family Medicine

After completing residency, Dr. Melly Goodell joined the faculty of the Family Medicine Residency at the University of California San Diego. In addition to her role as residency faculty, she served as medical director, coordinator of the Ob/Gyn curriculum, and taught students in all four years of the medical school curriculum. In 2000, she joined the faculty of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Racine Family Medicine Residency.

She initially served as predoctoral coordinator and medical director and then became program director of the Racine residency in 2003. She remained in that role until moving to Maryland and joining the faculty here at MedStar Franklin Square in January 2008.

Dr. Goodell became vice-chair of the department in July 2009, and chair of the department of family medicine in September 2010. Dr. Goodell is also the director of Healthcare for the Homeless, Baltimore County (HCH-BC), a clinic which serves people experiencing homelessness in the county, and which is located across the street from the Family Health Center. In March 2009, she and her staff were winners of the Healthcare Heroes Award in the Community Outreach Category.

From 2007 to 2011, Dr. Goodell was appointed to serve as a member of the Society of Teacher of Family Medicine's Education Committee, and in April 2011 she was elected as a member-at-large to the board of directors of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Dr. Goodell also holds an appointment as a clinical associate professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Outside of work, she enjoys travel, sports, and keeping tabs on her four young children.

Undergraduate: Cornell University

Medical School: Duke University

Residency: University of California San Diego

Fellowship: Faculty Development, Medical College of Wisconsin

Presentations/Publications

  • GOODELL, Melly MD; Bilski,Claire RN. B18 Defining Care Coordination in a Residency-Based PCMH. STFM Conference, Baltimore, MD. May 2013.
  • Barr, N, GOODELL, M, Defining and Enhancing the Role of the Medical Assistant in a Patient Centered Medical Home, presented at the Conference on Practice Improvement, Greenville, SC, Dec. 1, 2012.
  • GOODELL, M, Barr, N, Defining Care Coordination in a Residency-based PCMH, lecture-discussion presented at the Conference on Practice Improvement, Greenville, SC, Nov. 30, 2012.
  • GOODELL, M, POWER Precepting for Residents: Improving Flow in Your Continuity Clinic Sessions, Franklin Square Family Medicine Residency, July 19, 2012.
  • GOODELL, M, Pearls of Precepting, on-line multi-media faculty development module for Society of Teachers of Family Medicine "Residency Faculty Boot Camp" initiative, ©2012
  • GOODELL, M, Strategies for Meeting ACGME Faculty Development Requirements, Webinar presented for Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, May 16, 2012.
  • GOODELL, M, Time Management: Challenges and Pearls of Wisdom, presented to Franklin Square Hospital Family Medicine Residency Practice Management Series, Baltimore, MD 1/5/12.
  • GOODELL, M, Hyperlipidemia and Special Situations in Women, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, June 3, 2011.
  • Morzinski, J, Ambuel, B, GOODELL, M, Meurer, L, Holloway, R, Geiger, B, A Department-Based Approach for Reviewing Junior Faculty Progress Towards Promotion, Lecture-Discussion presented at 44th Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA, April 29, 2011.
  • GOODELL, M, Gruver-Byers, M, Saeed, M, Garavente, M, Davis, A, Creation of a Daily Goals Form for Use During Resident Centered Rounding, poster presentation at the Alliance of Independent Academic Medical Centers 2011 Annual Meeting, St. Pete Beach, FL, March 24-26, 2011.
  • GOODELL, M, Smith, K, Parra, N, Public Health Challenges in Homeless and Underserved Populations, Seminar presented at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Preventive Medicine 2011, San Antonio, TX, Feb. 17, 2011.
  • GOODELL, M, Hyperlipidemia and Treatment Considerations in Women, Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, July 15, 2010.
  • GOODELL, M, POwER Precepting in the Family Medicine Center, Presented to the Faculty of the Department of Family Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, Dec. 8, 2009.
  • Team Lead, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, Alliance for Independent Academic Medical Centers--National Initiative II, "Improving Patient Care Through GME." National Program to implement resident-driven hospital-based quality improvement project. Sept. 2009--present
  • GOODELL, M, POwER Precepting in the Family Medicine Center, presented to faculty of Lancaster General Health Family Practice Residency, Lancaster, PA, Sept. 15, 2009.
  • GOODELL, M, Hyperlipidemia and Special Situations in Women, presented for Lancaster General Health Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Lancaster, PA, Sept. 15, 2009.
  • GOODELL, M, Hyperlipidemia and Special Situations in Women, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, May 29, 2009
  • Musil, B, GOODELL, M, Cost-effective Treatment of Chronic Disease for the Uninsured/underinsured Patient, Seminar presented at 42nd Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference, Denver, CO, April 30, 2009.
  • Simpson, D, GOODELL, M, et al, STFM Faculty Development Workshop Series: Educational Scholarship, Invited presenter and small group facilitator for half day workshop for 42nd Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference, Denver, CO, April 29, 2009.
  • GOODELL, M, Dimitrov, A, Using Reflective Writing As an Avenue to Student Scholarly Activity, Fam Med, 2009; 41(suppl 3), March 2009.
  • GOODELL, M, Dimitrov, A, Using Reflective Writing As an Avenue to Student Scholarly Activity, Lecture-Discussion presented at 35th Annual Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Predoctoral Education Conference, Savannah, GA, Jan. 23, 2009.
  • GOODELL, M, panel member and presenter, Leadership Baltimore County, Social Issues Day, Towson, MD, 1/12/09.
  • GOODELL, M, Introduction to Managing Medical Budgets, MedStar Franklin Square Family Medicine Residency Practice Management Series, Baltimore, MD, 1/8/09.
  • GOODELL, M, Homeless Healthcare, Adapting your Practice, MedStar Franklin Square Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Baltimore, MD, 1/8/09.

Professional Activities

  • Baltimore Magazine’s Best Docs, Category: Family Medicine, 2013
  • STFM Board of Directors, Member-at-large, 2012-2013
  • STFM Governance Task Force, 2012-2013
  • MedStar HC Physician Advisory Council, 2012-2013
  • Baltimore Magazine’s Best Docs, Category: Family Medicine, 2013
  • STFM Board of Directors, Member-at-large, 2012-2013
  • STFM Governance Task Force, 2012-2013
  • MedStar HC Physician Advisory Council, 2012-2013

Interests

Women's and children's health, curriculum development, service learning, faculty development