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Welcome to the Department of Family Medicine

Patient Care. Our world class team of physicians provides exceptional care to your entire family, from newborns to senior citizens. We are committed to helping you stay healthy and improving your quality of life.

Education. As one of the top producers of Family Medicine physicians in the country, we help fill an important need in the community. Our medical students and residents train in state-of-the-art facilities with talented faculty who are dedicated to shaping tomorrow's physicians. Graduates enter the medical arena armed with the knowledge and tools necessary for success.

Research. Our research division explores the delivery and utilization of health care in the region and beyond. Our research laboratory is the world and we study people in their authentic environment with the goal of making everyone healthier.

Last modified: Jan 09, 2015
News Update

Public Health Fellowship

If you're interested in getting your Masters of Public Health for free through the department of family medicine, click here for a flyer and brochure with more information.

"Prevention is working when we don't see it."

Family Medicine Chair, Joshua Freeman, MD, spoke with 41 News about the importance and safety of vaccinations. As Dr. Freeman points out in the video, there's no reason why people should be getting the measles. Please vaccinate!

Congratulations to Dr. Sullivan!

Take a look at the photo album from the retirement party of Phyllis Sullivan, DO.

Solving the Puzzling Mental Illness of Bhutanese Refugees

Dr. Joseph LeMaster employs the practice of yoga to help women affected by physical and emotional stress.

Grant will support research of smoking policies in tribal colleges

A grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will allow Christina Pacheco, JD, to study smoking policies in tribal colleges across the nation.

Philippe returns to Haiti to provide healthcare

Sante Haiti is an organization founded by Family Medicine resident Jonathan Philippe, MD, to provide healthcare to citizens of his native country, Haiti.

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