Joann Porter, MD

Interim Chief Medical Officer

Meet Dr. Porter

  • Started at CDHC:


  • Specialties:

    Internal Medicine

  • Language:


  • Undergraduate:

    University of Nebraska Omaha

  • Medical School:

    Creighton School of Medicine

  • Internship & Residency:

    Creighton University

  • Fellowship:

    Omerad Primary Care Fellowship Michigan State University

  • Additional Professional Memberships:

    American College of Physicians

  • Awards & Recognition:

    National Courage to Lead Award, Nominee for Inspire Award recognizing women leaders in healthcare.

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  • Doctor of Medicine

A Message from Dr. Porter

Originally from Des Moines, Iowa, Dr. Joann Porter enjoys equestrian sports, hiking, and reading. Dr. Porter’s personal mission at Charles Drew Health Center:

“To ensure everyone is able to exercise their right to optimal health care and to reduce health disparities. My passion for healthcare is driving by improving people’s lives by giving them better health.”