Melissa (Moe) Hagman
Program Director, Boise Internal Medicine Residency
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine University of Washington School of Medicine Boise Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Dr. Hagman is a native of Boise, Idaho. She graduated from the College of Idaho with a B.S. in Zoology and then attended the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine for her Medical Doctorate. She did her internal medicine residency at the UW spending her first and third years in Seattle and her second year at the Boise VA Medical Center. Dr. Hagman did a chief resident year at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle.
She then joined the faculty as a hospitalist and later a board-certified member of the Hospice and Palliative Medicine team. In 2008, Dr. Hagman became an Associate Program Director for the UW Seattle Internal Medicine Residency. She moved back to Boise in 2011 to be an Associate Program Director at the UW Boise Internal Medicine Residency, before becoming the Program Director in 2016. She is a hospitalist and palliative care consultant at the Boise VA Medical Center.
Dr. Hagman is a nationally renowned medical educator. She is currently the Governor of the Idaho Chapter of the American College of Physicians (ACP), and she has also held leadership roles in the Society for General Internal Medicine (SGIM), Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM), the and the Idaho Medical Association (IMA). Dr. Hagman gives multiple regional and national presentations each year and is involved in emceeing ACP “Doctor’s Dilemma” Jeopardy-style contests at the state and national level.
Dr. Hagman lives in Boise with her wife of over 20 years. In her spare time, she enjoys being with family, participating in church activities, and reading a good book.