Dr. Jeremiah received his B.S. in Zoology from Duke University in 1986, his M.D. from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1990, completed his residency training in family medicine at Carolinas Medical Center in 1993, and completed a faculty development/obstetrics fellowship in 1994. He joined Carilion in 1995 and served as the medical director for the family medicine residency program for 12 years.
He currently serves as the Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Carilion. The department consists of 200 primary care providers in 43 sites spread over 250 miles of Virginia along the I-81 corridor. All of the sites are using the patient-centered medical home model (PCMH) to deliver care and implement additional population health management initiatives. The department also includes six urgent care sites, a family medicine residency program and an occupational medicine division.
Dr. Jeremiah is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. He served on the faculty of the AAFP Chief Resident Leadership Program for 10 years and is currently serving on the Executive Committee of the I-3 Population Health Collaborative - a combined effort of 25 residency programs from Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina to show outcomes from use of the PCMH model. He continues with clinical work in a limited fashion and he recently agreed to serve in an additional system role as Senior Medical Director of Ambulatory Quality.
He is married to Barbara Moore, an obstetrician/gynecologist, and they have two children, David and Katie.