Eisenberg Memorial Therapeutics Research Lectureship

Lane Johnson, MD, MPH
Associate Clinical Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Associate Professor, College of Public Health
University of Arizona College of Medicine

Dr Johnson is an associate professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine in the University of Arizona College of Medicine, and an associate professor in the College of Public Health. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from the University of Arizona. He received a Masters in Public Health from the University of California, Berkeley in Health Education in 1979, and his Medical Degree from The University of Arizona in 1983. He completed his residency in Family Practice at the University of Arizona in 1986. He was medical director for United Community Health Center, a consortium of rural health clinics in southern Arizona from 1987-1993, when he joined the University of Arizona Family Practice faculty and became Medical Director for a University based clinic. Dr. Johnson is currently Medical Director of the Arizona Area Health Education Center (AHEC), Director of the MD-MPH Dual Degree Program, and Director of the Clinical Preceptor Program at the Arizona Health Science Center. Dr. Johnson’s areas of expertise include Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and more specifically, herbal remedies. He recently published Pocket Guide to Herbal Remedies, directed at primary care providers. Dr. Johnson in currently a Co-investigator in a National Cancer Institute study on Cancer Prevention in Medical Education, and also is the co-investigator and Herbal Core Director for the University of Arizona CERT.

Lecture Topic:

  • Twenty Herbs to Remember: What Health Care Providers Need to Know