Internal Medicine


Joanne Skaggs MD

Joanne Skaggs, MD

Director of Undergraduate Medical Education
Department of Internal Medicine

As one of the Southeast’s leading healthcare providers, nationally recognized for advanced technology, innovative research, and teaching excellence, Greenville Health System (GHS) is proud to be a training site for the third and fourth year medical students from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. The system's five campuses include a Level I trauma center, four acute care hospitals (including a short-stay surgical hospital), a psychiatric hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, a long-term acute care hospital, and numerous outpatient facilities offering our students a wide variety of educational opportunities.

The Department of Internal Medicine consists of more than 80 attending and more than 30 resident physicians all of whom are dedicated to providing the highest quality educational experience available.

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Luanne Thayer
Clerkship Coordinator