Lisa Calvo

Lisa Calvo , M.D.

Interim Associate Dean for Medical Education; Associate Professor


Lisa Calvo, M.D. is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and has served as the interim Associate Dean of Medical Education since 2019. She is an attending physician on the inpatient wards at Renown Regional Medical Center, where she supervises both medical students and residents. She also serves as a Block Director for the Practice of Medicine, the first-year clinical skills course. She is passionate about medical education and tells people that she’s “a teacher that happens to teach people how to be doctors”. In her free time, Dr.Calvoenjoys eating, being active, being outside and spending time with her two young sons.

Professional Experience

  • Interim Associate Dean for Medical Education, UNR Med, Reno, NV, Sept 2019 present
  • Associate Professor, UNR Med, Reno, NV, 2018 -present
  • Course Director, Practice of Medicine, UNR Med, Reno, NV, 2013 present
  • Academic Hospitalist, UNR Med, Renown Regional Med Center, Reno, NV, 2012 present
  • Associate Editor, Aquifer Internal Medicine Cases, Aquifer, Inc. Lebanon, NJ, 2017 present
  • Clerkship Director Internal Medicine, UNR Med, Reno, NV, 2016 2019
  • Electives Director Internal Medicine, UNR Med, Reno, NV, 2016 2019
  • Academic Hospitalist, UM Physicals Group, Minneapolis, MN, 2011 2012
  • Instructor, Essentials of Clinical Medicine, UM Med., Minneapolis, MN, 2011 -2012


  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine


  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of Minnesota, 2008-2011
  • M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2004-2008
  • B.A. in Natural Science, College of Saint Benedict, St. Joseph, Minnesota, 1999-2003