Grant Harrell

Grant Harrell, MD

Assistant Professor & Medical Director

Department: MD-CHFM RURAL HEALTH-OLD TOWN
Business Phone: (352) 542-0068
Business Email: gharrell@ufl.edu

About Grant Harrell

Grant Harrell, M.D., is a physician at UF Health Family Medicine – Old Town and the medical director of the UF 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 Medicine in 2013. He is a physician in the Family Medicine at Old Town practice, and his clinical interests include rural medicine and student-run clinics.

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Family Medicine
  • Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive health care

Publications

2021
Optimizing Precision of Hypertension Care to Maximize Blood Pressure Control: A Pilot Study Utilizing a Smartphone App to Incorporate Plasma Renin Activity Testing.
Clinical and translational science. 14(2):617-624 [DOI] 10.1111/cts.12922. [PMID] 33142006.
2019
Primary Care Tracks in Medical Schools.
PRiMER (Leawood, Kan.). 3 [DOI] 10.22454/PRiMER.2019.799272. [PMID] 32537574.

Grants

Oct 2021 ACTIVE
COMMUNITY AGENCY PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM FOR POVERTY REDUCTION PROGRAMS (CAPP)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION via ALACHUA CNTY BOARD OF CNTY COMMISSIONER
Sep 2021 ACTIVE
Preemptive pharmacogenetic testing in medically underserved populations
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHGRI
Jul 2021 ACTIVE
Increasing access to healthcare: outreach to the most vulnerable
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION via FL ASSO OF FREE AND CHARITABLE CLINICS
Jul 2020 – Jun 2021
Increasing Access to Health: Building bridges between systems and the communities they serve
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION via FL ASSO OF FREE AND CHARITABLE CLINICS
Oct 2019 ACTIVE
UF Mobile Outreach Clinic-CHOICES Grant
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: ALACHUA CNTY BOARD OF CNTY COMMISSIONER
Sep 2019 – Jun 2020
Community Link: Using Mobile Outreach to Connect Patients to Care in Homes, Churches and the Places where Communities Meet
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION via FL ASSO OF FREE AND CHARITABLE CLINICS
Sep 2018 – Jun 2019
Bridging the Gap: Linking Patients to Quality Care.
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION via FL ASSO OF FREE AND CHARITABLE CLINICS
Oct 2017 – Jun 2019
University of Florida Equal Access Clinic and Mobile Outreach Clinic
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION via FL ASSO OF FREE AND CHARITABLE CLINICS
Oct 2016 – Sep 2019
COMMUNITY HEALTH OFFERING INNOVATIVE CARE AND EDUCATIONAL SERVICES (CHOICES) AGREEMENT
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: ALACHUA CNTY BOARD OF CNTY COMMISSIONER
Jul 2015 – Jun 2018
UF Mobile Outreach Clinic
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH

Education

Residency – Internal Medicine
2013 · University of Kentucky
M.D.
2010 · University of Florida College of Medicine

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018,2020
MDT7090 Elective Topics
2018,2020
BMS6812 Intro Clin Med 2
2019
BMS6810 Intro Clin Med 1
2018
PAS5400 Primary Care 1
2018
MDT7100 Elect Top/Community
2018
PAS5401L Primary Care 2
2018
PAS5402L Primary Care 3
2018
MDC7124 Family Med/Geriatrics

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 542-0068
Emails:
Business:
gharrell@ufl.edu