Folashade Omole, M.D., FAAFP, CPEHR

Folashade Omole, M.D., FAAFP 

Professor & Sarah and William Hambrecht Chair

Family Medicine

Location: Buggy Works, Bldg. 100A, 3rd Floor, Room 314
Phone: (404) 756-1206


American Academy of Family Physicians
Fellowship: Leadership Forum and National Conference of Special Constituencies

Society of Hospital Medicine 
Fellowship: Quality and Safety Educators Academy

Intermountain Healthcare
Fellowship: Advanced Training Program in Health Care Delivery Improvement-Accelerated Version

Stanford University School of Medicine 
Fellowship: Geriatrics in Primary Care Faculty Development Program

Morehouse School of Medicine
Fellowship: Faculty Development Program

Obafemi Awolowo University
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

University of Lagos
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Physics 

Research Interests


Improving Patient Outcomes

Data Warehouse

Sex in the elderly

Board Certification

Board Certified in Family Medicine 

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Certified Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics Instructor

Educational Commission for Foreign Medicine Graduates Certification

Licensed Medical Acupuncturist


Thomas S, Omole F, Patel VG, and Nichols ML, “The Clock Is Ticking”: The Timely Management of a Painful Skin Rash in a Seventy-Year-Old Woman,” Case Reports in Medicine. vol. 2014, Article ID 641058, 4 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/641058

Omole F, Fresh E, Sow C, Lin J, Nichols M, Taiwo F. Sex in the Elderly: How to discuss sex with elderly patients. The Journal of Family Practice. Vol. 63, No 4 April 2014 E1-E4

Sow C, Omole F, Bratcher M, Nichols M. A Swollen Thumb: Photo Quiz: A Swollen Thumb, American Family Physician. April 15, 2014 Volume 89, Number 8

Tunkel DE, Bauer CA, Sun GH, ……..Omole F ……et al. Clinical Practice Guideline: Tinnitus. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Oct;151(2 Suppl):S1-S40. doi: 10.1177/0194599814545325.

Rossi A, Bayer, C, Omole F, Dickey L, Halbur K. Successful Strategies for LGBTQ Climate Change in Two Southern Academic Health Centers 2013 AAMC iCollaborative. April 19, 2013

Omole F, Hacker Y, Grant E, Isang M, Bell-Carter D. Easing the burden of premenstrual dysphoric disorder. The Journal of Family Practice. Vol. 62, No 1 Jan 2013 E1-E7.

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Honors and Awards

2013: Faculty Teaching and Appreciation Award MSM MD Class of 2013

2013: Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors Silver Level Recognition Award

2013: Aetna African American History Calendar Celebrating African Americans Practicing Physical and Alternative Healing

2012: Leadership Award South Fulton Medical Center Medical Executive Committee

2012: The Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award

2012: Yolanda Hacker, MD Residents’ Advocacy Award MSM Family Medicine Residency Program, presented by The Graduating Class of 2012