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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: Sep 25, 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.

Medical Student selected for Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute

Tequila Manning was selected to participate in the inaugural Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute. She will participate in a year-long leadership development program.

2015 Nason Award Reception

Follow the link for pictures from the reception honoring this year's Nason Family Award for Excellence in Family Medicine Education, Dr. James Birch. Congratulations on this prestigious and well-deserved distinction, Dr. Birch!

On Oct. 1st, we bid a fond farewell to Tony Wellever, who will be retiring later this month. Thank you, Tony, for your years of dedication and hard work. Follow the link to see pictures from the Farewell Breakfast.

HITSystem Success Allows Expansion of Scope and Goals

Dr. Sarah Finnochario-Kessler works to end the spread of HIV/AIDS in Subsaharan Africa

Resident Graduation 2015

Take a look at photos from the class of 2015's graduation ceremony!