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James P. Mendoza, MD, MA

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:


Administrative Title:

Champion of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Additional Title:

Champion of Diversity Equity and Inclusion for the Department of Medicine

Phone (Primary):


Education and Training

B.S. Chemistry, University of Virginia

M.A. Medical Sciences, Boston University

M.D. Virginia Commonwealth University

Residency, Internal Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School

Board Certification: Internal Medicine


Dr. Mendoza is a hospitalist in the Medical Intermediate Care Unit, Transplant Medicine Service, Observation Unit, and Academic Teaching Service. His interests include medical student and resident education, diversity equity and inclusion, and bias reduction in medicine.

Highlighted Publications

Mendoza JP, Ian C. Anemia without Actual Anemia… a very Pernicious Process. American College of Physicians National Abstract Competition Finalist (2018).

Mendoza, J. Haga Así: Do as I Do. Medical Literary Messenger (Vol. 1, No. 1, Fall 2013).