Staff, Fellows, and Advisory Council : Staff

Alex J. Mechaber, MD, FACP

Dr. Alex Mechaber is the Bernard J. Fogel Chair in Medical Education, Senior Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education and professor of medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. After receiving his MD degree from the University of Miami in 1994, he completed his post-graduate training in Primary Care Internal Medicine at the George Washington University Medical Center in 1997; serving as Chief Medical Resident from 1997-1998. Dr. Mechaber joined the faculty of the Miller School in 1998 and completed a General Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 2003.

Dr. Mechaber oversees all medical student programs, curriculum and competency assessments on both Miller School campuses. Dr. Mechaber’s academic focus includes clinical skills education, competency based education, and professionalism. He has been honored with teaching and community service awards and is a recognized national leader at the National Board of Medical Examiners and Society of General Internal Medicine.