Erica McClaskey, MD, MS, FAAFP
Family Health Bureau Chief
Department of Health in Washington,DC
Erica McClaskey, MD, MS, FAAFP, is the Family Health Bureau Chief for the Department of Health in Washington, DC. The Family Health Bureau works to improve perinatal, early childhood, and child and adolescent health outcomes. She is a board certified Family Physician who has educated medical students and practiced medicine in the District of Columbia for over a decade.
Dr. McClaskey is a graduate of Howard University and obtained a Master's of Science degree in cellular and development biology from the University of Houston in Texas. She received her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. She served as a chief resident at Georgetown University/Providence Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program and completed a fellowship in the Department of Family Medicine's Community Health Center Director Development Program. Professionally she has extensive experience in academia as an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine where she held roles as the Director for the Ambulatory Care, Evidence Based Medicine and the Family Medicine Clerkship. She has served on several medical school committees including the Committee on Medical Education, Committee on Students, and the Chair of the Sexual Misconduct Subcommittee.
Dr. McClaskey has worked in a variety of clinical practice settings including both inpatient hospital and outpatient clinical medicine in multiple wards in Washington, DC and in the state of Maryland. Nationally she serves as the Chair of the United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 3 Chronic Care committee and is also a member of the Interdisciplinary Review committee.