Andrea Wendling, MD

Andrea  Wendling
  • Director of MSU-CHM’s Rural Medicine Curriculum
  • Professor of Family Medicine
  • College of Human Medicine
  • Fee Hall East Wing
  • 965 Wilson Rd Room 110a
  • East Lansing MI 48824


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Andrea Wendling, MD is Director of MSU-CHM’s Rural Medicine Curriculum and Professor of Family Medicine. She graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School and the Grand Rapids Family Medicine Residency Program and is currently a rural family doctor in Northern Michigan.

Dr. Wendling has received many teaching awards including MSU-CHM’s Arnold P. Gold Humanism Award, MSU-CHM’s Outstanding Community Volunteer Faculty Award, and the Rural Professional of the Year Award from the Michigan Center for Rural Health. She is an Assistant Editor for two journals—Family Medicine and Peer-Reviewed Reports in Medical Education and Research (PRIMER) and is the course director for The Center for Medical Education’s National Family Medicine Board Review Course. In 2020 she was awarded the National Rural Health Association's Outstanding Rural Educator Award.

Dr. Wendling oversees MSU-CHM’s Leadership in Rural Medicine Certificate Program, the Rural Community Health Program, and the Rural Premedical Internship Program.