Dr. Waite joined the faculty of the Marquette Family Residency Program in February 2008. He is a former Marquette resident, having graduated in 1999. In the interim, he practiced in a small family medicine group on Whidbey Island in the Puget Sound, Washington State. His undergraduate training was in anthropology at Washington State University, and he received his MD from the University of Washington School of Medicine. His intent was always to practice family medicine in a rural setting, and he participated in the WAMI (Washington, Alaska, Montana, Idaho) rural medicine track in medical school.
His special interests include EMR/EHR, chronic disease management, billing and coding, and implementing the concepts of TransforMed and the Future of Family Medicine, which focus on the quality of the delivery of health care.