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Edward G. Paul, MD
Physician Member

Edward G. Paul, MD is a board certified family physician and currently the Academic Chair of the Department of Family Medicine at Dignity Health/St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center in Phoenix. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and completed his residency training in Family Medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Family & Community Medicine at The University of Arizona College of Medicine.


Dr. Paul has worked in and has directed Family Medicine residency programs at Phoenix Baptist Hospital, Penn State University/Hershey Medical Center, The University of Arizona in Tucson, and Yuma Regional Medical Center. He continues in clinical practice in office and hospital settings and he remains actively involved in teaching medical students and residents.


He is a Past-President and current board member of The Arizona Academy of Family Physicians where he serves in Legislative Affairs. Dr. Paul is on the Advisory Commission of the Arizona Area Health Education Center and has served for years on the Advisory Council of The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership. He is a member of the American Medical Association, The Arizona Medical Association, and The American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Paul was recently honored as Arizona Family Physician of the Year and he received the Distinguished Alumni Award from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine for 2014.