Richard J. LaBaere II, DO, MPH, FAODME

Adjunct Clinical Professor
Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education

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Clinical Focus: Family Medicine, Professionalism, Safety, Evidence Based Wellness Care

Board Certifications:

• American Board of Osteopathic Family Physicians (1993)


DO - Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (1990)
MPH - Health Behavior and Health Education: University of Michigan (1986)

Scholarly Activity

Research Publications:

2019 | 2019 United States Osteopathic Medical Regulatory Summit: Consensus, Recommendations, and Next Steps in Defining Osteopathic Distinctiveness. Gimpel, JR, Belanger SI, Knebl JA, LaBaere RJ, Shaffer DC, Shannon SC, Shears T, Steingard SA, Turner, MD, Williams DG. The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, January 2020, Vol. 120, 35-44. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2020.005

2016 | Lapinski J (student), Yost M, Sexton P, LaBaere RJ 2nd. Factors modifying burnout in osteopathic medical students.2016 Feb;40(1):55-62. doi:10.1007/s40596-015-0375-0. Epub 2015 Jun 25 PubMed

2005 | Zonia SC, LaBaere RJ, Stommel M, Tomaszewski. Resident Attitudes Regarding the Impact of the 80-Duty-Hours Work Standards. 2005 July; 105, 307-313, JAOA.