Britt Newsome, MD, MPH, MSPH


After receiving a B.A. from Middlebury College, Dr. Newsome earned his M.D. from the Medical College of Virginia as well as a Master’s of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of Michigan. He then completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he was awarded the annual teaching honor during two of his three years of training. Dr. Newsome was subsequently selected for an Agency for Health Research and Quality Fellowship in Health Services and Outcomes Research which he completed prior to his Fellowship in Nephrology at the same institution. For his work during fellowship, Dr. Newsome was elected to the Delta Omega Public Health National Honor Society.

After completing his fellowships, Dr. Newsome was recruited to remain as faculty in the Divisions of Nephrology and Preventive Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he was active in clinical medicine, teaching and population-based research. His research has been published in journals such as the Archives of Internal Medicine, The American Journal of Kidney Diseases, and The Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. In 2008 he was elected to the Southern Society for Clinical Investigation. Dr. Newsome has been co-investigator or principal investigator on several epidemiologic and health services research studies and has served as a peer-reviewer for multiple scientific journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association and The Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, as well as scientific reviewer for the Department of Veteran Affairs.

Since joining Colorado Kidney Care in 2009, he has been active in the local medical community, serving as the president of the medical staff at North Suburban Medical Center in Thornton. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and family.