Peter M. Nalin, MD, MBA, FAAFP

Department Head, Department of Family Medicine and BioBehavioral Health

Peter M. Nalin

Contact Info

pnalin@d.umn.edu

Office Address:
Department of Family Medicine and Biobehavioral Health
143 SMed
1035 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3031

MD, University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine, 1985-1989

Family Medicine Residency, Lancaster General Hospital, 1989-1992

National Institute for Program Director Development (NIPDD), Fellowship, 1997-1998

MBA, Business of Medicine Program, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, 2017-2019

BA, Cornell University, 1980-1984

Summary

As Department head, Dr. Nalin's responsibilities include oversight of the research, outreach and clinical teaching activities for faculty and students that align with the departmental goals towards enhancing the broader mission of the Medical School, Duluth Campus, focused on training the next generation of rural and American Indian physicians.

Expertise

  • Rural Family Medicine and Healthcare Workforce Development
  • Medical Education, Accreditation, and Simulation
  • Business of Medicine
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Healthcare

Professional Associations

Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), 1992-Present

Member, GRMC, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), 2017-Present

World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA), Member, 1997-2005, 2017-Present

Research

Research Funding Grants

Interprofessional Public Health Education at Indiana University School of Medicine, HRSA, Principal Investigator, $847,553, 8/1/2014- 7/31/2018.

*Professional Services Contract #MEBI-18-755A, Indiana Medical Education Board, Principal Investigator, $47,424, 7/1/2017- 6/30/2018.

Publications

Peer-Reviewed Poster Presentations: Research

Chehresa A., Nalin, P. Living and Dying with Chronic Pain, Drug Abuse, Depression, and Strokes. Indiana Academy of Family Physicians Research Day, Indianapolis, IN 2006 Co-author, mentor, and senior author.

EDUCATION
Refereed:

Fillmore EP, Brokaw JJ, Kochhar K, Nalin, PM. Anatomical preparation for competence: perceptions of fourth-year medical students and residents. Clin. Anat. 27” 1310, October 2014. Web of Science: 8 times cited
Impact Factor: 3.114 (2017); 3.24 (5 year) Contributing author, editor, and senior author

Fillmore EP, Brokaw JJ, Kochhar K, Nalin, PM. Understanding anatomical competence: perceptions of residents and program directors using a mixed methods survey. FASEB J.28: 535.6,2014. Web of Science: 8 times cited

Impact Factor: 5.595 (2017); 5.337 (5 year) Contributing author, editor, and senior author

Fillmore EP, Brokaw JJ, Kochhar K, Nalin PM. Understanding the current anatomical competence landscape: Comparing perceptions of program directors, residents, and fourth- year medical students. Anat. Sci. Educ. 2015, DOI 10. 1002/ase., May 2016.Web of Science: 8 times cited
Impact Factor: 3.114 (2017); 3.24 (5 year)
Contributing author, editor, and senior author

Kochhar K, Fancher LM, Brokaw JJ, Wilson JS, Nalin PM. Tracking Medical Students and Graduates from Hometown to Practice Using Geographic Information Systems, 2011-2017. Journal of Regional Medical Campuses. July 2018.Contributing author, editor, PI, and senior author.

Hoffmann-Longtin K, Torbeck L, Nalin P, Cico S. Tailoring the Professional Development of Volunteer Clinical Faculty at Regional Medical Campuses. Journal of Regional Medical Campuses. March 2019. (accepted)Contributing scholar and senior author

Kochhar K, Fancher LM, Brokaw JJ, Nalin PM. Does Attending a Regional Medical Campus Influence the Training Outcomes of Family Medicine Residents?. Journal of Regional Medical Campuses. (submitted April 16, 2019).

Non-refereed:

Nalin P, Viewpoints on Managed Care...Enhances Wellness, Creates Positive Partnerships. The Business Journal of Central NY. December 1995.Author

Qiu L, Nalin P, Hartman S, et al. Rhabdomyolysis in Chronic Alcoholism. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice, January 2004.Contributing author, mentor, and editor

Nalin, P. Family Medicine in the Current Decade. Annals of Family Medicine. 2005, January/February; 2005; 3(1).Author

Nalin P. What Causes a Fever? ScientificAmerican.com; November 22, 2005. Author

Carek P, Araujo D, and Nalin, P. Scholarly Activity and Residency Training: Seeking Strategic Partnerships. Annals of Family Medicine. 2005, 3; 560-561.Web of Science: 2 times cited
Impact Factor: 4.54 (2017); 6.208 (5 year) Co-author

Nalin P. Ask the experts: What Causes a Fever? Scientific American. February 2006. Author

McGaha A, Garrett E, Jobe A, Nalin P, Newton W, Pugno P, Kahn Jr. N. Responses to Medical Students’ Frequently Asked Questions about Family Medicine. American Family Physician. 2007, July; 76(1): 99-106.Web of Science: 14 times cited

Impact Factor: 1.974 (2017); 2.811 (5 year) Contributing author and editor

Kochhar K, Varma RA, Zollinger TW, Nalin PM. Report of the Responses to the IU School of Medicine 2010 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, May 2011.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Varma Ra, Brandt AJ, Zollinger TW, Nalin PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008, 2009, and 2010, Internal Medicine Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2011.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Varma Ra, Brandt AJ, Zollinger TW, Nalin PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008, 2009, and 2010, Pediatrics Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2011.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Varma Ra, Brandt AJ, Zollinger TW, Nalin PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008, 2009, and 2010, Anesthesiology Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2011. PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin, PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008- 2011, EmergencyMedicineResidencyandFellowships. FortheIUSchoolofMedicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2012.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin, PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008- 2011, Diagnostic Radiology Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2012.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin, PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008- 2011, Anesthesiology Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2012.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Brandt AJ, Walters SJ, Nalin PM. Report of the Responses to the IU School of Medicine 2011 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2012.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008- 2011, Internal Medicine Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2012.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM. Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Results 2008- 2011, Internal Medicine Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2012.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, September 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Surgery Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Pediatrics Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Pathology Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Orthopedic Surgery Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Internal Medicine and Sub-Specialty Residency and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Family Medicine Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Emergency Medicine Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Diagnostic Radiology Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Walters SJ, Nalin PM, Bruen SR. 2012 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report, Anesthesiology Residency, and Fellowships. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, October 2013.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Surgery. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Pediatrics. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Pathology. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Orthopedic Surgery. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.

PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Internal Medicine. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen Sr. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Family Medicine. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Educations, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Emergency Medicine. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Diagnostic Radiology. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin, PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report-Department of Anesthesiology. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Kochhar K, Buente BB, Nalin PM, Howenstine M, Bruen SR. 2013 Graduate Medical Education Exit Survey Report. For the IU School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education, July 2014.PI, co-author, editor

Book Chapters: 

Bope ET, Nalin P. Pulmonary Medicine. Saunders Review of Family Practice. 2nd Edition, 1999.Co-author

Nalin P. Musculoskeletal and Rheumatic Diseases. Saunders Review of Family Practice. 3rd Edition, 2002.Author

Nalin P. (Invited author) Laboratory Medicine. In Review of Family Medicine, Fourth Edition. Edward T. Bope, editor. Saunders Elsevier; 2007, Chapter 61. Author

Nalin P. (Invited author) 3. Indiana University School of Medicine. The Regional Medical Campus: A Resource for Faculty, Staff and Learners. 1st Edition. Michael Flanagan, editor. Atlantic Publishing Group, 2018, Section 2, Chapter 3. Author

Nalin P. (Invited author) 3. Indiana University School of Medicine, Bloomington, Indiana. Two photo credit images, in The Regional Medical Campus: A Resource for Faculty, Staff and Learners. 1st Edition. Michael Flanagan, editor. Atlantic Publishing Group, 2018, Section 3, Chapter 3. Photographer

Poster and National Conferences:

Wilson JS, Brokaw JJ, Wright ER, Banerjee R, Grannis SP, Hoch SC, Lawson AH, Nalin PM, Rinebold M, Zollinger TW. The Indiana Physician Mapping Project: Developing a Spatial Information Infrastructure to Support Healthcare Workforce Policy Research. AAMC Physician Workforce Research Conference, Bethesda, May 2007.

Tiffault R. Chehresa A, Nalin PM, Grannis SP, Zollinger TW. Family Practice Residency Graduate Survey. AAFP Workshop for Directors of Family Medicine Residencies, Overland Park, KS, June 2007.

Chehresa A, Nalin PM, Grannis SP, Zollinger TW. Family Practice Residency Graduate Survey. AAFPScientificAssembly,Chicago,October2007.

Chehresa A, Muegge CM, Countryman N, Kochhar K, Brokaw JJ, Allen DI, Nalin PM, Holloway AM, Zollinger TW. The Impact of the Primary Care Workforce Distribution on Health Outcomes. APHA 136th Annual Meeting and Exposition, San Diego, October 2008.

Zollinger TW, Nalin PM, Kochhar K, Burba JL. Factors Influencing First Practice Location of Primary Care and Non-Primary Care Residency Graduates. 36th North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico, November 2008.

Nalin PM, Zollinger TW, Kochhar K, Burba JL. Factors Influencing First Practice Location of Primary Care and Non-Primary Care Residency Graduates. AAMC Central Group on Educational Affairs Conference, Rochester, MN, March 26-29, 2009.

Nalin PM, Zollinger TW, Kochhar K, Burba JL. Factors Influencing First Practice Location of Primary Care and Non-Primary Care Residency Graduates. 5th Annual AAMC Physician Workforce Research Conference, Washington, April 30-May 2, 2009.

Nalin PM, Zollinger TW, Kochhar K, Burba JL. Factors Influencing First Practice Location of Primary Care and Non-Primary Care Residency Graduates. Academy Medicine Conference, Chicago, June 2009.

Kochhar K, Nalin PM, Zollinger TW, Kunapareddy SV. Factors Impacting Graduates Starting Practice in Shortage Areas. 6th Annual AAMC Physician Workforce Research, Alexandria, VA, May 6-7, 2010.

Nalin PM, Zollinger TW, Kochhar K. Transitioning from graduate training to practice: Where do graduates go? WONCA World Conference of Family Doctors, Cancun Mexico, May 19-23, 2010 (poster approved, invitation declined).

Kochhar K, Nalin PM, Zollinger TW. Factors affecting the graduates’ decision to practice in Indiana. AAMC Central Group of Educational Affairs 2010, Omaha NE, March 17-19, 2011.

Nalin PM, Zollinger TW, Kochhar K, Varma RA. A mathematical model: What factors influence the choice of residency graduates to serve in medically underserved areas or health professional shortage areas? 7th Annual AAMC Physician Workforce Research Conference, National Harbor, MD, Mary 5-6, 2011.

Kochhar K, Bohlmann N, Senesac M, Nalin P. Development of an integrated data collection pipeline in a large Midwestern medical school. Central Group on Educational Affairs, Association of American Medical Colleges, Ann Arbor, MI, April 6-8, 2015 (submitted).

Kochhar K, Tandukar E, Taylor S, Howenstine M, Nalin P. 7-year trends in demographic and practice characteristics of primary care versus non-primary care post-graduate physician trainees in Indiana. Central Group on Educational Affairs, Association of American Medical Colleges, Ann Arbor, MI, April 6-8, 2015.

Kochhar K, Nalin PM. A Three-Year Trend Showing Factors That Influence Family Medicine Residents’ Decision to Choose Their First Practice Location. Associations of American Medical Colleges, Health Workforce Research Conference, Alexandria VA, April 30-May 1, 2015.

Davis A, Wilson J, Kochhar K, O’Brien C, Dance M, Nalin P. Integrating GIS in a Statewide Medical Education Administrative System. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 29-April 2, 2016.

Kochhar K, Davis A, Wilson J, Nalin P. Implementing a GIS-based System to Track Medical Trainees from Admissions through Practice in a Large, Statewide Medical Education System. Association of American Medical Colleges, Health Workforce Research Conference, Chicago, IL, May 5-6, 2016.

Kochhar K, Fancher LM, Brokaw JJ, Wilson J, Nalin PM. Using GIS to Track Medical Trainees from Hometown through Practice, 2011-2017. Association of American Medical Colleges, Central Group on Educational Affairs Conference, Rochester MN, March 21-23, 2018.

Kochhar K, Fancher LM, Brokaw JJ, Wilson JS, Nalin PM. Medical Student Pipeline, From Hometown to Practice, Using Geographic Information Systems. Association of American Medical Colleges, Group on Regional Medical Campuses Conference, Washington DC, April 4- 6, 2018.

Cico SJ, Torbeck L, Morgan Z, Hoffmann-Longtin K, Nalin P. (Poster Presenters) Tailoring the Professional Development of Volunteer Clinical Faculty at Regional Medical Campuses. AAMC Group on Regional Medical Campuses (GRMC) National Conference. Washington DC. April 4-6, 2018.

Kochhar K, Fancher LM, Brokaw JJ, Wilson JS, Nalin PM. Tracking Medical Students and Graduates from Hometown through Practice using Geographic Information Systems. For the Indiana Geographic Information Council, Annual Indiana GIS Conference, Fort Wayne IN, May 9-11, 2018.

Kochhar K, Fancher LM, Brokaw JJ, Wilson JS, Nalin PM. Tracking Medical Students and Graduates from Hometown through Practice Using Geographic Information Systems. Association of American Medical Colleges, Health Workforce Research Conference, Tysons, VA, Mary 9-11, 2018. 

Invited Presentations:

National

Panic Disorder, Negotiation, Personal Effectiveness, and Domestic Violence, Rural Medical Education Program (RMED), Upstate Medical University, 1994-2001.

International

Six-year Trends in Demographic and Practice Characteristics of Family Medicine Residents, The International Conference on Residency Education, Halifax, Canada, October 2018.

Faculty Development in Medical Education USA, Invited Keynote Speaker, Sun Yat Sen International Forum on Medical Education, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China, March 2018.

Clinical

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine, Diplomate, Board Certified, 1992- Present