Hospitalist Section - Washington DC VA Medical Center
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Washington DC VA Medical Center

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Hospitalist Section

Matthew Tuck, MD, MEd, FACPMatthew Tuck, MD, MEd, FACP

Residency Site Director
Associate Professor of Medicine, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Clinical Associate Professor Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and Howard University

Dr. Matthew Tuck completed his undergraduate and graduate medical education as well as chief residency at the George Washington University (GWU), where he was inducted to Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. There, he also earned a Masters in Education and Human Development. He currently holds an academic appointment as Associate Professor of Medicine at GWU. He serves as the Site Director for the residency programs at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Dr. Tuck has received a number of teaching awards, including the Society for General Internal Medicine's (SGIM) Award for Excellence in Clinician Education, the American College of Physicians Sol Katz Teaching Award, the James J. Leonard Award for Excellence in Teaching Internal Medicine as well as the VA Attending of the Year Teaching Award. On the national stage, Dr. Tuck serves as core faculty for the annual "Teaching and Leading Evidence-based Medicine" workshop at Duke University. He has been selected as "Top Hospitalist" by the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Tuck serves on the VA's Hospitalist Field Advisory Board and is Lead Hospitalist for VISN 5. He is Associate Editor for the Journal of Graduate Medical Education (JGME) and has served as a grant reviewer for the VA HSR&D Merit grants. Dr. Tuck's research interests include cardiovascular disease, pharmacogenomics, and medical education, for which he has been the recipient of a number of research grants.

Cherinne Arundel, MDJessica Logan, MDMatthew Tuck, MD, MEd, FACPJennifer C. Kerns, M.D., M.S.H.S.Ribka  Ayana, MDJames CroffootJesse Theisen-Toupal, MDJalpan Ringwala M.D.Matthew HaneyHeather HopkinsAmir MeiriChase HoughtonRichard B. Brooks, MD, MPHSusan Barba, MD

Contact Info


  • Washington DC VA Medical Center

Contact Number(s)

  • 202-745-8000

Hours of Operation

  • Normal Operating Hours