Faculty Bio
Gerald Moore, M.D.

Gerald Moore, M.D.
Professor, Internal Medicine                                             
Division of Rheumatology                                                                                    

Academic Office: 
University of Nebraska Medical Center
986270 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-6270

Practice Location: 
University of Nebraska Medical Center

1967     B.S. Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
1971     M.D. University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE 
1972     Rotating Internship, Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI 
1975     Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
1976     Externship, Rheumatology Mayo Clinic , Rochester, MN
1985     Fellow, National Institutes of Health Rheumatology

Current Hospital and Academic Appointments:
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs , College of Medicine, UNMC
Professor, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, UNMC    
Courtesy Appointment, Professor , Physician Assistant Program , UNMC

Biographical Sketch:
Gerald Moore, M.D. is Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs for the College of Medicine and Professor in the Section of Rheumatology and Immunology in the Department of Internal Medicine. He also serves as Medical director and Professor in the Physician Assistant Program. A native of Lincoln, Nebraska, Dr. Moore graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan in 1968 and received his medical degree from UNMC in 1971. He did his internal medicine residency at UNMC, a rheumatology externship at Mayo Clinic and a rheumatology fellowship at the National Institutes of Health.  He is an external reviewer for the Association of American Medical Colleges' educational affairs mini-workshops. He also is a volunteer physician for the student run SHARING Clinic in south Omaha which provides medical care for low income residents of Omaha. As Senior Associate Dean, he oversees the College of Medicine admissions process, educational program for students and residents as well as faculty development issues.  He has been an administrator in the College of Medicine for over 20 years but continues to see patients in both rheumatology clinic as well as patients on the general internal medicine inpatient service.

Research Interests/Current Research:
Educational research related to student performance and assessment.

Selected Publications/Current Publications:

  1. Mikuls TR, O'Dell JR, Moore GF, Palmer W. Dietary supplement use by rheumatology and internal medicine clinic patients: Results of a survey questionnaire. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology. 5 : 255-260. 1999
  2. O'Dell JR, Blakely KW, Mallek JA, Eckhoff PJ, Leff RD, Wees SJ, Sems KM, Fernandez AM, Palmer WR, Klassen LW, Paulsen GA, Haire CE, Moore GF. Treatment of early seropositive rheumatoid arthritis: A two-year, double-blind comparison of minocycline and hydroxychloroquine. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 44 : 2235-2241. 2001
  3. Moore G; Bir K. Conducting an office-based musculoskeletal exam (Part 1). Emergency medicine. 2001 May; Vol. 5: p. 36-53. 0013-6654
  4. Moore G; Bird K. Conducting an office-based musculoskeletal exam (Part 2). Emergency medicine. 2001 Jun; Vol. 6 (June): p. 18-29. 0013-6654
  5. O'Dell JR, Leff R, Paulsen G, Haire C, Mallek J, Eckhoff PJ, Fernandez A, Blakely K, Wees S, Stoner J, Hadley S, Felt J, Palmer W, Waytz P, Churchill M, Klassen L, Moore G. Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis with methotrexate and hydroxychloroquine, methotrexate and sulfasalazine, or a combination of the three medications: Results of a two-year, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 46 : 1164-1170. 2002
  6. Elizabeth Koller; JonBen D. Svoboda; Floyd Jones; Gerald Moore. Atypical antineutrophil-cytoplasmic antibodies and vasculitis-like syndrome with aphthous ulcer and violaceous pinnae after retreatment with propylthiouracil for graves disease. Endocrinologist. 16 : 36-40. 2006
  7. Nedrow AR, Istvan J, Haas M, Barrett R, Salveson C, Moore G, Hammerschlag R, Keenan E. Implications for education in complementary and alternative medicine: A survey of entry attitudes in students at five health professional schools. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 13 : 381-386. 2007
  8. Stoddard H, Moore GF. University of Nebraska College of Medicine. Academic Medicine. 85 : S332-S334. 2010