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Frederick L. Gottlieb, M.D., M.P.H.

Languages spoken: English, Indonesian

Academic Information

Departments: Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical), Family & Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Associate Professor

Divisions: Geriatrics, Public Health

Academic Office Information

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Geriatric Medicine)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Hospice and Palliative Medicine)
Dr. Gottlieb is Board Certified in Internal Medicine as well as Geriatric Medicine, and Hospice and Palliative Care. He specializes in maintaining wellness and independence for older adults, including those with complex medical conditions. He received his medical degree in 1984 from West Virginia School of Medicine in Morgantown, West Virginia. In 1987 He completed his post-graduate Primary Care Internal Medicine residency in 1987 at the University of California Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California. He also has completed a Master's of Public Health at the University of Utah.

Dr. Gottlieb leads an innovative primary care clinical program for older patients. The Geriatric Patient-Centered Medical Home is a patient-centered primary care clinic with an interprofessional team – geriatric nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacist and social worker – dedicated to provide accessible, comprehensive, high-quality, coordinated care to promote older adult health and wellness.

Education History

Graduate Training University of Utah School of Medicine
Health Care Delivery in Underserved Populations
Residency UC Davis Medical Center
Primary Care Internal Medicine
Internship UC Davis Medical Center
Primary Care Internal Medicine
Professional Medical West Virginia University School of Medicine
Graduate Training Ohio University
International Affairs; concentration in Southeast Asian Studies and International Development
Graduate Training University of Wisconsin-Madison
Bahasa Indonesia
Undergraduate University of Otago
Undergraduate Washington University in St. Louis

Global Impact


Date Role Description Country
01/01/2010 Volunteer Perform Refugee and Asylum Evaluations Global
01/01/2004 Board Member Utah-based International Medical/Community Health Development NGO Global
08/18/2016 Consultant & Instructor Establish and teach in the nation’s first International Medical Training Residency Program at Bhutan Khesar Gyalpo National University Medical Hospital Bhutan
03/08/2018 Clinical Volunteer Assessment of Health Issues facing remote Amazonian Tribe (Wairao-Carib) Guyana
02/15/2018 Clinical Instructor Department of Internal Medicine. Lectures and bedside teaching to interns and residents in the only Internal Medicine program in the country (Guyana National Hospital) Guyana
01/01/2004 Apprentice Fellow Increasing citizen participation in issues of governance and public policy Global
01/01/2000 Consultant Care for Olympic athletes Global
01/01/1997 Chair Medical Subcommittee, International Relief Program Global