Department of Medicine
Jonathan Lio is a specialist in hospital medicine. His academic interests lie in the area of postgraduate medical education in China. He is especially interested in the development of competencies for medical trainees, workplace-based assessment, and faculty development in teaching skills. He spends part of the year in Wuhan, China, working with the Wuhan University Medical Education Reform Project as co–program director of residency reform. He has also worked with Wuhan University to develop a physician competency framework and implement a milestones-based assessment system for residents.
His research has been published in the Southern Medical Journal, Gerontology & Geriatrics Education, the Journal of Palliative Medicine, and Perspectives on Medical Education.
Lio, who is a member of the Department of Medicine’s Section of Infectious Diseases and Global Health, earned a BS in physiological sciences from the University of California and an MD from Loma Linda University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the Johns Hopkins University, as well as a fellowship at the University of Chicago.