Wiese is associate dean for graduate medical education and director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at the Tulane University School of Medicine, where he is professor and associate chair of medicine in the Section of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics.
He is Chief of Medicine, Charity and University Hospitals, Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans.
Among the many honors Wiese has received for his teaching:
- The Society of Hospital Medicine Excellence in Teaching Award (2005)
- The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach Award (2006)
- The Association of American Medical Colleges Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award (2006)
- The American College of Physicians Walter J. McDonald Award (2007)
- The Arnold Drapkin Memorial Award and the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award (2008)
- The Society of General Internal Medicine Mid-Career Mentorship Award (2009)
Wiese is a past president of the Society of Hospital Medicine (2010-2011). He has served as board member for the Society of Hospital Medicine, the Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine and the Association of Subspecialty Professors.
He earned his medical degree at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 1995. He did his internal medicine residency, chief residency and a medical education fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.
About Medicine Grand Rounds
UCSD’s Medicine Grand Rounds is held weekly on Wednesday mornings, 7:30 – 8:30 a.m., in the Liebow Auditorium, second floor, Biomedical Sciences Building on the UCSD School of Medicine Campus. There is a hiatus in summer.
To see this year’s schedule and find video viewing information, visit the Medicine Grand Rounds page on the Department of Medicine website.