Tamara L. Sheffield, MD, MPH
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Biography

 

 

Tamara Sheffield, M.D., M.P.A., M.P.H.

Medical Director, Community Health and Prevention

Intermountain Healthcare

 

Dr. Tamara Sheffield is the Medical Director for Community Health and Prevention and the Medical Director for the Community Pharmacy Immunization Program at Intermountain Healthcare and oversees Intermountain’s immunization efforts.

 

Dr. Sheffield is a past liaison to the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and is currently a member of the ACIP Influenza Work Group. She chaired the group that developed the Utah State immunization registry and currently chairs the Utah Adult Immunization Coalition and Intermountains Immunization Community Collaborative focused on increasing Utah rates of influenza vaccine, HPV vaccine and vaccine confidence.

 

As Medical Director for Community Health and Prevention, she is responsible for developing the policy, guidelines, tools, and programs necessary to integrate prevention into primary care clinical practice within Intermountain clinics and hospitals, and for providing clinical guidance to SelectHealth’s efforts to improve quality in the provision of preventive care to its members.

 

Dr. Sheffield is an alumnus of the University of Utah School of Medicine. She received her Masters degree in public administration from the Marriott School of Management, Brigham Young University, and received her Masters degree in public health from the Medical College of Wisconsin.