Tricia C. Elliott, MD, FAAFP
C.E. "Woody" Woodson Endowed Professorship in Family Medicine,
Residency Program Director
Dr. Elliott joined Family Medicine in October 2010. Dr. Elliott received her medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch and completed her residency in Family Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in 1999. Dr. Elliott is board certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. She is a member of the Harris County Medical Society, American Academy of Family Physicians (fellow), Texas Academy of Family Physicians, and Harris County Academy of Family Physicians, Society of Teachers in Family Medicine, Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors, and the Medical Group Management Association, and the American College of Physician Executives.
In 2005, Dr. Elliott was the recipient of the John R. Kelsey, Jr., M.D. Award for Outstanding Achievement in Teaching. She is also a recipient of the Daniel C. Leicht, M.D. Award for Social Medicine for Outstanding Achievement. In 2008, she was the recipient of the Baylor College of Medicine Leonard D. Moise Teaching Award and the Texas Academy of Family Physicians (TAFP) Exemplary Teaching Award. Dr. Elliott was appointed to the C.E. "Woody" Woodson Endowed Professorship in Family Medicine in 2011. Dr. Elliott’s interests include resident education, primary prevention, chronic disease management, women’s health, migraine management, patient education, community medicine, and health care advocacy.