Grant Harrell, MD

Grant Harrell

Grant Harrell, MD
Assistant Professor – Family Medicine at Old Town
Program Director – Mobile Outreach Clinic
25827 SE Highway 19
Old Town, Florida 32680

Contact Information 
Phone: (352) 542-0068
Fax: (352) 542-1843
E-mail: gharrell@ufl.edu

 


Professional Biography

Dr. Grant Harrell is a physician and assistant professor at UF Health Family Medicine – Old Town clinic and the Medical Director at the Mobile Outreach Clinic. After receiving his Bachelor of Arts from Cornell, Dr. Harrell was a community organizer for Hope Worldwide, Inc. in Nairobi, Kenya where he helped establish communication among NGOs serving orphaned children. After this, Dr. Harrell became a science teacher at Kanapaha Middle School in Gainesville, Florida before entering medical school at the University of Florida in 2006.

During his time in medical school, Dr. Harrell co-founded the Gainesville Community Ministries Health Clinic. He later went on to complete his residency in Internal Medicine on the Primary Care track at the University of Kentucky, during which he was named the Medicine Intern of the Year as well as Primary Care Chief Resident. Dr. Harrell became an assistant professor for the Department of Community Health and Family Medicine in 2013 and continues to work closely with the Gainesville community through projects such as the Mobile Outreach Clinic.

Education/Training

Residency University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
Internal Medicine
MD University of Florida,
Gainesville, FL
Medicine
BA Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Sociology

Honors and Awards

  • Exemplary Teacher Award – University of Florida (2014-2016)
  • UF COM Leadership Program (2016)
  • Department of Internal Medicine Intern of the Year (2010-2011)

Certifications and Professional Organizations

  • Alachua County Healthcare Advisory Board
  • Alachua County Medical Society
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American College of Physicians
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Preventative Health Care
  • Joint Injections
  • Dermatology Procedures
  • Internal Medicine

Recent Publications

  • Harrell G. Back pain. In: Desai B, Desai A, ed. Primary Care for Emergency Physicians. Gainesville, FL: Springer; 2017:247-259.