Philip Dooley, MD, FAAFP

Program Director, Via Christi Family Medicine Residency, Wichita, Kansas; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine–Wichita

Dr. Dooley joined the Via Christi Family Medicine Residency as core faculty in 2014 and was appointed Program Director in 2016. He now oversees the training for 54 residents, continues to precept in the two residency clinics, and rotates as an attending physician on the inpatient teams. He earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, and completed his residency at the Headquarters Air Armament Center Family Medicine Residency at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. He served as active-duty core residency faculty at Eglin for four years and Reserve Chief of Aerospace Medicine at McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita, Kansas, for three years. He has been recognized as Eglin’s Residency Faculty of the Year (2014) and as Air Force Reserve Command Outstanding Field Grade Officer Assigned to a Reserve Medical Unit (2017). Dr. Dooley has special interests in cardiology and tropical medicine, and pursues his interest in the practical application of evidence-based medicine as the Co-Editor-in-Chief for the Family Physicians Inquiries Network’s HelpDesk Answers.