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School of Medicine Greenville

Faculty Profile

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Molly Anne Benedum, M.D.

Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
Family Medicine
School of Medicine Greenville
Phone: 864-455-7800
Office: 877 West Faris Road, Suite A
Greenville SC 29605


Background: Dr. Molly Benedum is a board-certified family physician and core faculty member. Born in Milwaukee, WI, she moved to Winston-Salem, NC in grade school and is now proud to call the Carolinas home. She received her Bachelor of Science magna cum laude in biology from Furman University, and then went on to earn her medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She completed her family medicine residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC. During residency, she discovered a love for medical student and resident education. Dr. Benedum joined the faculty at GHS in 2014.
Teaching Interest(s): She cultivates strong interests in women's, adolescent, and reproductive health, as well as care for diverse and underserved populations including work with the LGBT community and with the free clinic. She has a particular teaching interest in medical student education. She also has interests in evidence-based medicine, health care policy and innovations in primary care.
Research Interest(s): Her research interests also center around medical student education, active teaching and learning techniques, resident education and advising.
Honors & Awards: Martin Luther King Diversity Leadership Award Nominee
Resident Award for Faculty Teachinhg
The Golden Peach Award for Excellence in M3 Education
Resident Teacher Award
Gibbons Award
John B. Graham Research Society
Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society
Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
Professional Affiliations: Society of Teachers of Family Medicne
SC Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Family Physicians
LEAN (Carolinas Medical Center)
Other - Resident Participant
Carolinas Medical Center Hospital Ethics Committee
Other - Resident Representative