Matthew Halfar, MD
Matthew Halfar, MD

Matthew Halfar, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine

Expertise/Specializations

  • Board Certified, American Board of Family Medicine
  • Instructor, Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Family Medicine

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Teaching Activity

  • School of Medicine - Ethics and legal topics in medicine
  • School of Medicine - Healer's Art

Education

  • Penn State/Good Samaritan Family Medicine Residency Hershey, Pennsylvania July 2011 - June 2014
  • New York Medical College Valhalla, New York, July 2009 - July 2010 Year of Supervised Clinical Training
  • Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara School of Medicine Guadalajara, Jalisco, México, August 2005 - June 2009
  • University of San Diego, San Diego, California, 8.A., English, 2001
  • Creighton University Department of Family Medicine Obstetrics Fellowship, August 2015-July 2016

Certifications

Board Certified, American Board of Family Medicine
Instructor Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
Certifications: ACLS, AILS, NALS

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Currently investigating the reasons and risk factors for under-reporting of injury among high school athletes