Anna Volerman Beaser, MD
2016 Associate Junior Faculty Scholars
Dr. Anna Volerman is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics. She earned her undergraduate degree at Northwestern University and her MD at Boston University School of Medicine, graduating summa cum laude. She completed her medical training at the Harvard Brigham and Women’s Hospital / Boston Children’s Hospital Residency Program in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. She joined the faculty of University of Chicago and is currently a primary care physician seeing both adults and children in her clinic. Dr. Volerman is committed to fostering innovation in health care delivery and medical education in clinical, classroom, and community settings. She is the Co-Director of LUCENT – a multidisciplinary primary care leadership training program for residents and faculty – as well as Associate Director for Education in the Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program. Her research focuses on reducing disparities for children with asthma through schools and in clinical settings, as well as fostering interprofessional collaboration and team-based care in clinics.