Jeff Edwards, MDChief Medical Officer
Dr. Edwards is originally from Alaska, a graduate of the University of Washington School of Medicine, and a residency at Full Circle Health. He then worked at St. Mary’s Hospital in Cottonwood, Idaho, for 12 years, providing full-spectrum family medicine. From 2005-2012, Dr. Edwards worked in rural Texas and completed a Master’s in Public Health degree at Johns Hopkins University.
In 2013, he joined Doctors Without Borders. He worked in various countries, including Kenya, Ethiopia, Liberia, Zimbabwe, Ukraine, and Afghanistan doing a combination of emergent global health response and public health-related research. Dr. Edwards is actively working with Doctors Without Borders and the World Health Organization (WHO) for approximately three months per year, doing monitoring/evaluation and public health research.
In 2015, Dr. Edwards joined the Department of International Health at Johns Hopkins University, School of Public Health, and completed his post-doctoral fellowship in 2017. He continues to work as an associate at John Hopkins University, teaching intermittently within the Department of International Health.
In 2016, he returned to Full Circle Health to work as faculty. In his spare time, Dr. Edwards enjoys his passions of backcountry skiing, biking, climbing, and traveling.