UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Ratcliffe, Temple A

School of Medicine
(210) 567-0777

Temple A. Ratcliffe, MD, FACP, is an Associate Professor/Clinical of Medicine at the University of Texas Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine. Dr. Ratcliffe joined the faculty of UT Health in July 2014 and serves as both Director of the Internal Medicine Clerkship and as the Long School of Medicine?s representative on Linking Interprofessional Networks for Collaboration, UT Health?s interprofessional education council. Dr. Ratcliffe is a Hospitalist who has been engaged in medical student and resident education for the past decade. His teaching has been recognized by over ten medical student, resident or program teaching awards. In 2016, he was selected as one of five Macy Scholars by the Josiah Macy Foundation. In 2017, he was inducted into the Gold Humanism society as a Faculty Member. In 2020, he was selected as a UT Presidential Award recipient for Sustained Excellence in Teaching. His current educational areas of interest and research include interprofessional education, clinical reasoning, and medical student and resident assessment. He has given numerous regional and national presentations and published multiple peer- reviewed papers and a book chapter in these areas. He maintains active clinical service in hospital medicine at both University Hospital and the Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital on both teaching and non-teaching inpatient General Medicine services and the Medicine Consult service.

9/2016 - Present Associate Professor / Clinical University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
7/2014 - Present Staff Physician South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
7/2014 - Present Staff Physician University Hospital, Medicine, San Antonio, TX