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William B. Jordan, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. William B. Jordan

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Social Medicine

Co-Director of Undergraduate Medical Education, Department of Family and Social Medicine


Professional Interests


Medical School: McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Family Medicine)
Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (General Preventive Medicine)

Professional Activity

Dr. William Jordan is the Immediate Past President of the National Physicians Alliance, and Director of Neighborhood Health System Partnerships in the Center for Health Equity at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.  He focuses on aligning clinical care, community health, and policy advocacy to promote equity.  He trained in family medicine at Montefiore and preventive medicine at Mount Sinai.  He previously served as Co-Director of Medical Student Education in the Department of Family and Social Medicine and Director of the Preventive Medicine Residency at Montefiore-Einstein, and as Co-Chair of the Policy and Legislative Committee of the Public Health Association of New York City.


Selected Publications


  • Jordan WB, Karnik AS, Miskovitz SH, Purcell JM, Braganza SF, Ramani S, Tattelman EP. Integrating the Physical Exam into Teaching. Family Medicine Digital Resource Library; 2011. Available from:
  • Denegre JM, Valles JM Jr, Lin K, Jordan WB, Mowry KL. Cleavage planes in frog eggs are altered by strong magnetic fields. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 1998 Dec 8;95(25):14729-32.

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Department of Family and Social Medicine

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