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School of Medicine Greenville

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Meredith G. Eicken

Title: Assistant Professor
School of Medicine Greenville
Office: 701 Grove Road
Greenville SC 29605


Background: Dr. Eicken was raised in Atlanta, GA, and attended Washington University in St. Louis for her undergraduate studies where she double majored in Spanish and Biology. She received her medical degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, where she was selected for the Alpha Omega Alpha and the Gold Humanism Honor Societies. She completed her residency in Med-Peds at the Massachusetts General Hospital where she served as Chief Resident in her fourth year. She then completed the Kraft Fellowship in Community Health Leadership and earned her MPH in health policy from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She has been recognized for her teaching, clinical care, and mentorship. She joined the GHS (now Prisma Health) team in 2017 working in primary care at the Internal Medicine Clinic and Center for Pediatric Medicine-West. She has been the Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program since 2020. Her interests are in medical education and community and population health, specifically clinical-community linkages to address the social determinants of health in at-risk populations.
Honors & Awards: Primary Care Excellence in Teaching Award
John J.W. Fangman Med-Peds Mentorship Award
Massachusetts General Hospital for Children Senior Teaching Award
Swartz Initiative Humanism in Medicine Award
Howard King Award, Outstanding Compassionate Patient Care at Newton-Wellesley
President’s Prize for Value-Based Healthcare Delivery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Alpha Omega Alpha
Canby Robinson Society Ideal Physician Award
Dean's Award
Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award
Victor H. Farwell Excellence in Progressive Leadership Award
Professional Affiliations: American College of Physicians

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