Dear Prospective Resident,
Thank you for considering the University of Kansas Family Medicine Residency (KUFMR) for your professional development.
To develop physicians leaders and partner with their communities to decrease health disparities.
We do this by fulfilling OUR MISSION:
Training intellectually curious, compassionate, competent family phsyician committed to caring for the underserved.
Some ways we do this:
Residents become excellent teachers for medical students and each other. We utilize the resources of our university hospital, a VA and military hospital, the local children's hospital, and community resources to train residents in all aspects of family medicine, including maternity care.
These examples above are only a glimpse of our residency which is rich in educational experiences. In addition, residents have 4 months of career-focused experiences to tailor their education to his/her future career.
I hope you consider applying to the University of Kansas Family Medicine Residency!
Director Wendy Biggs, MD and Assistant Director Kelsie Kelly MD, MPH