Dr. Trowbridge is Director of Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum at Maine Medical Center. He received his AB from Colgate University and his MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine. After finishing his residency in Internal Medicine at Stanford University Hospital, he completed a fellowship in Hospital Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. In addition to his role as Curriculum Director, he serves as site director for the Internal Medicine Clerkship and for the Portland site of the Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship.
His specific interest is in the development of clinical reasoning abilities and the avoidance of diagnostic error. He has additional interest in teaching clinical reasoning and serves as Co-Course Director for second-year course Introduction to Clinical Reasoning at Tufts and an editor of the book, “Teaching Clinical Reasoning”, from the American College of Physicians.