Linda R. Edwards, M.D.

Linda R. Edwards M.D.

Associate Professor & Dean, College of Medicine - Jacksonville

Department: Department of Medicine
Business Phone: (904) 244-3131
Business Email: linda.edwards@jax.ufl.edu

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
Interests
  • Clinical Special Interests: Domestic violence

Publications

2021
A Primary Care Approach to Constipation in Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Advances in medicine.2021():3248052-[DOI] 10.1155/2021/3248052.[PMID] 34820456.
2021
Etiology and Management of Behavioral Disorder in Adults With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Cureus.13(3):e14221-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.14221.[PMID] 33816039.
2021
Management of Muscle Spasms in Adult Patients with Cerebral Palsy.
Southern medical journal.114(12):777-782[DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001335.[PMID] 34853854.
2021
Osteoporosis in Adult Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Special Considerations for Diagnosis, Prevention, and Management.
Southern medical journal.114(4):246-251[DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001231.[PMID] 33787940.
2021
Sleep Disordered Breathing in Adults with Cerebral Palsy: What Do We Know So Far?
Southern medical journal.114(6):339-342[DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001264.[PMID] 34075423.
2021
Tuesdays Are Great for Teaching Tips: A Spaced Education Strategy for Faculty Development.
Journal of graduate medical education.13(3):434-435[DOI] 10.4300/JGME-D-20-01249.1.[PMID] 34178279.
2021
Upper Gastrointestinal Disorders in Adult Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Cureus.13(6):e15384-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.15384.[PMID] 34094790.
2020
Gynecological Care and Contraception Considerations in Women with Cerebral Palsy.
Southern medical journal.113(11):549-552[DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001170.[PMID] 33140107.
2019
Magnesium Supplementation in Vitamin D Deficiency.
American journal of therapeutics.26(1):e124-e132[DOI] 10.1097/MJT.0000000000000538.[PMID] 28471760.
2012
Asymmetric Arthritis in a Patient With Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Journal of Investigative Medicine.60():316-[DOI] .[PMID] .
2010
Using multiple sources of data to assess the prevalence of diabetes at the subcounty level, Duval County, Florida, 2007.
Preventing chronic disease.7(5):A108-[DOI] .[PMID] 20712935.
2009
An unusual presentation of Burkitt lymphoma.
Southern medical journal.102(9):961-2[DOI] 10.1097/SMJ.0b013e3181b08d9c.[PMID] 19668043.
2008
National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference statement: hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell disease.
Annals of internal medicine.148(12):932-8[DOI] .[PMID] 18458271.
2008
NIH consensus development statement on hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell disease.
NIH consensus and state-of-the-science statements.25(1):1-30[DOI] .[PMID] 18309362.

Office Information

Academic Office
3rd Floor, Faculty Clinic
653 West 8th Street, L21
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 244-3530
linda.edwards@jax.ufl.edu
Executive Assistant
Nancy Stover
(904) 244-3131
nancy.stover@jax.ufl.edu
GME Office
4th Floor, LRC
653-1 West 8th Street, L15
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Phone: (904) 244-3149
Fax: (904) 244-4771
linda.edwards@jax.ufl.edu
Academic Assistant
Charity Snodgrass
(904) 244-3149
Charity.Snodgrass@jax.ufl.edu

Education

Medical Degree
1981 · East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
Internal Medicine Residency
1984 · Jacksonville Health Education Programs (JHEP), Jacksonville, FL, USA