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Margot Savoy, MD, MPH

Chair, Family and Community Medicine
Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine

Margot Savoy
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Contact Information

Contact Information

Phone

215-707-2400
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Comprehensive Primary Care Across All Age Groups

  • Preventive Medicine (Immunizations, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, PREP, Contraception & Gyn Care)

  • Integration of Primary Care and Public Health

Research Interests

  • Leveraging Health IT to Improve Primary Care Delivery

  • Medical Quality Improvement

  • Health Disparities & Social Determinants of Health

  • Health Policy

Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Health Information Technology, Office of the Nation Coordinator for HIT, Washington, DC, 2014-2015
  • Fellowship, Health Executive Leadership, The Advisory Board Company, Washington, DC, 2012-2014
  • Fellowship, Vaccine Science, American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Kansas, 2012-2013
  • Fellowship, Interdisciplinary Geriatric Education Faculty Development, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 2010
  • MPH, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2008
  • Fellowship, Primary Care Faculty Development, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 2008
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Crozer Keystone Health System, Chester, PA, 2005
  • MD, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 2002
  • BS, Neurobiology & Physiology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 1998

Certifications

  • American Board of Medical Quality, 2015
  • Certification - Just Culture, 2015
  • Certification - Advanced Safety & Quality Improvement, 2013-2014
  • Certifying Commission in Medical Management, 2010
  • Certification - Six Sigma Green Belt, 2010
  • American Board of Family Medicine, 2005

Memberships

  • Clinical Excellence Committee, E-Bright Health ACO, 2017-2018
  • American College of Medical Quality, 2016-present
  • American Medical Association, 2016-present
  • National Medical Association, 2016-present
  • Physicians Diversity Alliance, Christiana Care Health System, 2015-present
  • Leadership Council, Delaware Public Health Association, 2014-present
  • Board Member at large, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013-present
  • DFCM Executive Committee, 2013-present
  • Research Education and Scholarly Activity Committee, 2013-present
  • Quality Improvement Committee, Westside Family Healthcare Board of Directors, 2012-present
  • Vice President, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2012-present
  • Clinical Competency Committee, Family Medicine Residency Program, 2011-present
  • Delaware Academy of Medicine, 2011-present
  • Immunization Coalition of Delaware, 2011-present
  • American College of Physician Executives, 2010-present
  • Health Policy Commission, Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians, 2010-present
  • American Public Health Association, 2009-present
  • Wilmington Hospital Inpatient Rounders Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2009-present
  • The Family Medicine Centers Practice Development Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2009-present
  • Medical Group Operating Council, Christiana Care Health System, 2008-present
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, 2006-present
  • American Academy of Family Physicians, 1998-present
  • Primary Care Community Medicine Operations, Christiana Care Health System, 2016-2017
  • Primary Care Redesign: design & implementation team member, Christiana Care Health System, 2016-2017
  • Cerner Ambulatory EMR Clinical Implementation Group, Christiana Care Health System, 2015-2017
  • Quality Improvement Committee, Christiana Care Quality Partners ACO & CIN, 2015-2017
  • Primary Care & Community Medicine Adult Type 2 Diabetes Interprofessional Team, Primary Care Physician Champion, Christiana Care Health System, 2015-2017
  • Highmark Health Equity Committee, 2013-2017
  • Medication Safety Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2012- 2017
  • Leadership Council, Medical Society of Delaware, 2014-2016
  • Membership Committee, Medical Society of Delaware, 2014-2016
  • Community Outreach Committee, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013-2016
  • Membership & Communications Committee, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013-2016
  • Education Committee, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013-2016
  • Medical Society of Delaware Association Council, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013-2016
  • President & Board Chair, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013-2016
  • Chair, Clinical Prevention, Million Hearts Delaware, 2012-2016
  • Chair & Webmaster, Social Media, Million Hearts Delaware, 2012-2016
  • SE PA Delegate, Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians, 2014-2016
  • National Dairy Council Health & Wellness Committee, American Academy of Family Physicians, 2015
  • Quality Insights of Delaware Advisory Council, 2011-2015
  • Soarian Operating Advisory Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2010-2015
  • Meaningful Use Ambulatory Regulatory Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2013-2014
  • Centricity Clinical Advisory Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2012-2014
  • Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Southeast Pennsylvania Area Health Education Council, 2012-2014
  • Core Education Committee, Family Medicine Residency Program, 2011-2014
  • Wilmington Hospital Transformation Steering Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2009-2014
  • Board of Directors, Southeast Pennsylvania Area Health Education Council, 2008-2014
  • Ambulatory Patient Portal Stakeholder Advisory Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2012-2013
  • DFCM Advisory Committee, 2010-2013
  • Congress of Delegates, American Academy of Family Physicians, 2012
  • Centricity Operating Advisory Committee, Christiana Care Health System, 2009-2012
  • Development Committee, Southeast Pennsylvania Area Health Education Council, 2008-2010
  • Health and Wellness Council, Christiana Care Health System, 2008-2009
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society, 2005-2009
  • FM Residency Recruitment Committee member, Crozer- Keystone Health System, 2007-2008
  • FM Residency Program Curriculum Committee member, Crozer- Keystone Health System, 2007-2008
  • Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Family Planning Waiver Task Force, 2006-2008
  • FM Residency Recruitment Committee member, Crozer- Keystone Health System, 2003-2005
  • FM Residency Program Curriculum Committee member, Crozer- Keystone Health System, 2003-2005

Honors & Awards

  • YMCA Adult Black Achiever, YMCA of Delaware, 2017
  • President’s Recognition, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2017
  • Teaching Award, Christiana Care Health System, 2016
  • Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2016
  • President’s Recognition, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2015
  • Teaching Award, Christiana Care Health System, 2014
  • Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2014
  • Teaching Award, Christiana Care Health System, 2013
  • Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2013
  • Teacher of the Year, Delaware Academy of Family Physicians, 2013
  • Rising Star Award, Christiana Care Health System, 2011
  • Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society, University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, 2009
  • Resident of the Year, Crozer-Keystone Family Practice Residency Program, 2005
  • Senior Scholarly Project Award, Crozer Keystone Health System, 2005
  • Annual Research Day 1st place Poster, Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians, 2005
  • Resident Scholarly Project Honorable Mention, American Academy of Family Physicians, 2005
  • Minority Scholarship, American Academy of Family Physicians, 2004
  • Fogarty Minority International Research Traineeship, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 1999
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-medical Honor Society, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998
  • Phi Sigma Biological Honor Society, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998
  • Golden Key National Honor Society, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998
  • Recognition for Academic Excellence, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998
  • Mortar Board National Honor Society (Selections Co-chair), University of Maryland, College Park, 1997
  • Recognition for Academic Excellence, University of Maryland, College Park, 1997
  • Health Careers Enhancement Program for Minorities Outstanding Scholarship Award, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1997
  • University Honors Citation, University of Maryland Honors Program, 1996
  • Dean’s List, University of Maryland, College Park, 1994-1998
Publications

PubMed Publications

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Additional Publications

Abstracts

  • Savoy M, Sanford M, Hoffman D, Anthony K, Rosenthal M. Cultivating Diabetes Care Coordination in a Family Medicine Residency Program Patient Centered Medical Home. Family Medicine. Vol 45 (Sup 1), January 2013.

  • Savoy M, Hoffman D. Navigating Conflict While Constructing a Patient Centered Medical Home. Family Medicine. Vol 45 (Sup 1), January 2013.

  • Savoy M, Ashkenase L, Rapacciuolo J, Hicks L, Mousavi-Behbahani O. Right Child, Right Vaccine: Improving Immunizations at the Family Medicine Centers. Family Medicine. Vol 44 (Sup 2), February 2012.

  • Savoy M, Maxwell L, Hoffman D, Bergh, A. Resident Office Chief Rotation: Putting the “Practice” in Practice Management. Family Medicine. Vol 44 (Sup 2), February 2012.

  • Savoy, M; Dattani, S; Hoffman, D. Learning to Lead from All Levels. Family Medicine. Vol 43 (Suppl 4), June 2011.

  • Lyons, D. L.; Savoy, M.; Curtin, P.; Salam, T. Creating a Multimedia Interprofessional Geriatric Resource Website. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 59 (Supplement 1):S39, April 2011.

  • Maxwell, L; Stephens, M; Savoy, M. A Scoop of Prevention: Empowering Students to Engage Patients. Family Medicine. Vol 43 (Suppl 3), March 2011.

  • Savoy, M; Hill, K; Klingen, D; Cawley, M; Warning, W. Collaborating to Improve Detection of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Family Medicine. Vol 41 (Suppl 2), February 2009.

  • Savoy, M. Developing Public Health Leaders in Family Medicine: A Seminar for Second-year Residents. Family Medicine. Vol 40 (Suppl 4), July 2008.

Books, Book Chapters, Monographs:

  • Savoy, M. Immunization Recommendations and Guidelines: From Development to CDC Recommendations. Vaccine Science and Immunization Guideline. (Pamela Rockwell, ed.) Springer.

  • Savoy, M, Bittner Fagan, H, Davis J. FP Essentials: Improving Patient Safety monograph.