David Bazzo, MD - CPE Board Member
David E.J. Bazzo, MD, FAAFP is a Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at the UCSD School of Medicine. He is board certified in Family Medicine and has a Certificate of Added Qualification
in Sports Medicine. He is Director of the Fitness for Duty Program for the UC San Physician Assessment and Clinical Education (PACE) Program. Dr. Bazzo has an active practice in Family and Sports Medicine in addition to his teaching and administrative roles. He is the Co-Director of the Primary Care Core Clerkship for 3rd year medical students and faculty for the UCSD Family Medicine Residency Program and the UCSD Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. He has an active interest in physician assessment and meaningful education at all levels of medicine - medical school through active practice. He has lectured nationally and internationally on a number of topics including Sports Medicine, Osteoarthritis, Headache, Communications and Physician Assessment.
Dr. Bazzo is a Past President of the San Diego Academy of Family Physicians and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the San Diego County Medical Society as Secretary, and the California Academy of Family Physicians as Secretary/Treasurer. He was voted one of San Diego's "Top Doctors" for the last 12 years in Family Medicine and 6 years in Sports Medicine by his peers. He is the 2011 recipient of the Barbara Harris Award for Educational Excellence. The selection was made by the California Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Board.