Dr. Sam Cullison

Vice President for Graduate Medical Education; DIO for Methodist Health System
Executive sponsor for CRI, MFM practice and MHS Physician Leadership Fellowship
Former Clinical Professor of Family Medicine-University of Washington SOM-Seattle
Medical School: University of Missouri-Columbia
Residency: University of Washington School of Medicine-Family Medicine
Fellowships: National Institute for Program Director Development; Fundamentals of
Medical Management-AAFP; Certificate in Medical Management-UWSOM.
Special Training: CAQ in Geriatrics; Completed certification exam in addiction medicine
provided by the American Society of Addiction Medicine; Certified Physician Executive
(CPE) from American Association for Physician Leadership
Prior Roles: program director of Swedish Family Medicine residency-Cherry
Hill/Providence Family Medicine residency in Seattle WA 1994-2013; rural community
practice Monroe WA 1978-1994l medical director of Evergreen Treatment Services
(methadone treatment center in Seattle) 1976-2013;
Leadership Experience: past president Washington State Medical Association, past
chair of AMA delegation from state of Washington, past president of the Washington
Academy of Family Physicians, and Society of Teachers of Family Medicine as well as
other various roles. Former member/vice chair of Residency Review Committee for
Family Medicine-ACGME & current site visitor in FM for the ACGME-International.
Areas of Interest: addiction medicine, geriatrics, medical education, educational
Personal: live in Dallas TX with spouse, two adult married children and grandchild in