Board Certification and Academic Information
||Internal Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
||General Internal Medicine
||American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
Academic Office Locations
|Academic Office Phone Number
||Academic Office Address
||School of Medicine
General Internal Medicine
30 N 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Dr. Vinik is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine the University of Utah. After completing his medical school training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 1999 and Internal Medicine residency at Yale, Greenwich Hospital in 2002, he began his career as a full-time Hospitalist where he serves as Associate Professor and member of the General Medicine Hospitalist Program at the University of Utah Medical Center. In this capacity he cares for inpatients at the University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics. He has been a leader in the hospital medicine group and is active in projects to improve the quality of patient care at the University Hospital.
In addition to being a Hospitalist, his other academic pursuits include education and research related to inpatient diabetes care and anticoagulation management. He has been site principal investigator for two NIH funded clinical trials and co-investigator in several other trials.. He has been part of the University of Utah Thrombosis Service, a large multidisciplinary service committed to advancing patient care through innovative management approaches, providing patient consultation, research, and educational activities to both patients and healthcare providers.