Libay Woldeyes, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Hospital Medicine.

Originally from Ethiopia, Dr. Woldeyes earned his medical degree at Gondar College of Medical Sciences. He completed internal medicine residency training at Georgetown University.

Dr. Woldeyes joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2014.

Dr. Woldeyes is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Personal Note

Outside of work, Dr. Woldeyes enjoys spending time with his family, reading, following sports, playing ping pong table tennis.


Medical School
Gondor College of Medical Sciences (1997)
Harbor Hospital Center (2003), Internal Medicine
Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center (2008), Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Healthcare Delivery in Resource-limited Environments
  • Inpatient Medicine/Care of Acutely Ill Patients
  • International Medicine/Global Health

Honors & Awards

  • Nurses Choice Award for Medical/Surgical Services
    MedStar Washington Hospital Center (2010)
  • Peggy Behm Award for Academic Excellence
    MedStar Harbor Hospital Center (2003)
  • Gold Medal Award
    Gondor Medical College, Ethiopia (1997)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians (2006)