UW Department of Family Medicine
The University of Washington School of Medicine has received the No. 1 ranking for primary care education and No. 2 ranking for family medicine training in the 2022 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools.” U.S. News has ranked the school as the top primary-care medical school 26 times since the category was
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About – UW Department of Family Medicine
(6 days ago) What is Family Medicine? Family Physicians provide comprehensive, cost-effective, high-quality health care for individuals and families. Unlike most medical specialties which focus narrowly on specific conditions or parts of the body, Family Medicine takes a broad approach that integrates biological, clinical and behavioral science.
Explore Family Medicine – UW Department of Family Medicine
(7 days ago) Family Medicine is the only specialty that cares for all patient at all stages of life. Family physicians are trained to provide acute illness care, chronic illness care, and preventive care. They prescribe medications, perform procedures, and provide psychosocial counseling.
People – UW Department of Family Medicine
(7 days ago) Dr. Allison Cole is Associate Professor in Family Medicine and Director of the WWAMI region Practice and Research Network (WPRN).The WPRN is a network of more than 80 primary care practices across the five-state WWAMI region that collaborate on research and quality improvement.Dr. Cole attended medical school at the University of Iowa School of
Regenerative Medicine – UW Department of Family Medicine
(7 days ago) Regenerative Medicine is an exciting new concept in sports medicine where the body is used to heal itself. At the Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium, sports medicine physicians are involved in studying and developing the latest techniques and offer a variety of services to the patient.
Patient Care – UW Department of Family Medicine
(5 days ago) The sports medicine physicians in the Department of Family Medicine practice at the state of the art Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium.. The University of Washington Stadium Sports Medicine Clinic is dedicated to the performance of athletes of all ages and to the importance of exercise and physical activity for long-term health.
50th Anniversary – UW Department of Family Medicine
(7 days ago) September 15 th, 8am- 8:45am PDT – 10 Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) Updates – Frank Domino MD. Dr. Domino is a Professor and the Pre-doctoral Education Director for the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA.
Advances in Family Medicine & Primary Care – UW Department
(6 days ago) This is the 49th year that the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine is offering educational opportunities for family medicine and primary care health care providers.Each year, the goal is to provide current information about practice skills and the diagnosis and management of a broad array of primary
DETAILS BILLINGS FAMILY MEDICINE RiverStone Health Clinic
(7 days ago) The Montana Family Medicine Residency, a recognized Patient Centered Medical Home with interdisciplinary care teams and fully integrated behavior health is also located at RiverStone Health. There are 24 residents, 20 faculty and numerous professional support personnel.
About Us – UW Department of Family Medicine
(6 days ago) About Us. The University of Washington Family Medicine Residency is an academic urban training program in Seattle, Washington with rural regional training opportunities. As one of the oldest and largest Family Medicine departments in the nation, we have an accomplished faculty with a broad range of clinical, educational, advocacy, research, and
Residents/Fellows – UW Department of Family Medicine
(7 days ago) Some of my areas of interest within family medicine are preventative care and—as the son of Chinese immigrants—immigrant and underserved care. Outside of medicine, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, spending time outdoors, playing board games/card games/video games, and video editing/photo editing. To Top
What is Sports Medicine
(Just Now) A sports medicine physician is a physician with significant specialized training in both the treatment and prevention of illness and injury. The sports medicine physician helps patients maximize function and minimize disability and time away from sports, work, or school.
Performance Medicine – UW Department of Family Medicine
(6 days ago) Performance improvement training services are offered at the Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium. The Return to Sport Rehabilitation Program is ideal for individuals transitioning back to sport post-injury.The program provides individualized programs to help athletes regain their competitive edge and get them back in the game.
Affiliated Members – UW Department of Family Medicine
(1 days ago) Elizabeth H. B. Lin, MD, MPH., is a family medicine physician, clinical professor at the School of Medicine, University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. As a physician researcher, Dr. Lin and research team have conducted and published innovative and important research to improve mind-body health in general
Clinical Courses – UW Department of Family Medicine
(3 days ago) FAMED 663 P Petersburg Medical Center Clinic, Petersburg, AK (12) FAMED 664 P Billings Family Medicine Residency, Billings, MT (12) FAMED 670 Advanced Underserved Preceptorship in WWAMI Area. FAMED 671 Advanced Underserved Preceptorship in The United States. FAMED 680 Traditional Indian Medicine Clerkship.
Urban Family Medicine – UW Department of Family Medicine
(9 days ago) Family Medicine: The Core Training of Our Program. R1 rotations: 6 weeks of outpatient educational and clinical experience. R2: 4 weeks of community experience that can be local in Seattle or arranged anywhere in the five state WWAMI region. Recent examples include Juneau, AK, Browning, MT, Livingston, MT, Sitka, AK, Neighborcare in various
Employment – UW Department of Family Medicine
(7 days ago) The Department of Family Medicine is committed to promoting health equity, and creating an inclusive culture by maintaining a diverse faculty, and values each individual’s unique contributions. The Department of Family Medicine is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.
About Us – UW Department of Family Medicine
(2 days ago) The UW Osher Center for Integrative Medicine is part of a larger collaborative.The Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine comprises a group of seven academic Centers funded by The Bernard Osher Foundation to study, teach, and practice integrative medicine.The Osher Collaborative advances the field of integrative medicine through the sharing of knowledge, resources, and best practices.
Curriculum – UW Department of Family Medicine
(1 days ago) An Area of Concentration (AOC) is a framework for family medicine residents who elect to pursue more advanced, in depth training in an area of choosing, with the goal of gaining additional skills and knowledge for future practice or career steps.
Meet the Staff – UW Department of Family Medicine
(1 days ago) Dr. Christopher Sanford is a family medicine physician who has practiced at the University of Washington since 2000; he joined UW’s Family Medicine Residency in 2009. He is Director of the Travel Clinic at the UW Neighborhood Northgate Clinic, which offers a full spectrum of pre- …
Rotations – UW Department of Family Medicine
(Just Now) Future of Family Medicine concepts of the office of the future, as well as Medical Home model. Leadership skills, including team building and leadership, change management, organizational planning. Health policy and advocacy skills. Teaching skills. Effective use of information technology. During all three years, didactics are structured as a
About Medical Student Education – UW Department of Family
(Just Now) About Medical Student Education. Family Physicians provide comprehensive, cost-effective, and high quality health care for individuals and families. Unlike most medical specialties, which focus narrowly on specific conditions or parts of the body, Family Medicine takes a broad approach that integrates biological, clinical and behavioral science.
Family Medicine Sub-Internship – UW Department of Family
(3 days ago) The Department of Family Medicine Medical Student Education Section and the Family Medicine Residency Network have developed a sub-internship (FAMED 688) for 4th year medical students at the University of Washington School of Medicine and for students visiting from LCME and AOA accredited M.D. / D.O. schools. Objectives. Students will be able to participate on family medicine team with an
Meet the Faculty and Fellows – UW Department of Family
(5 days ago) Kyle Nagle, MD, MPH is an Associate Program Director for the University of Washington Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship and Director of its Pediatric Track.He is board-certified in pediatrics and sports medicine.He completed his undergraduate degree at Williams College and then earned his MD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School and his MPH from the University of
Applicant Information – MEDEX Northwest
(Just Now) WWAMI is the regional educational program of the University of Washington School of Medicine, including Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho. MEDEX Northwest follows this same geographic footprint as a regional PA program.
About the Program – UW Department of Family Medicine
(5 days ago) Established in 1996, the University of Washington Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship is an ACGME accredited program which provides comprehensive training and experience in sports medicine. It is sponsored by the UW Department of Family Medicine and Seattle Children’s Hospital and accepts candidates with training in both family medicine
Leadership Team – UW Department of Family Medicine
(2 days ago) As an integrative medicine specialist, family medicine practitioner and double board-certified acupuncturist, Dr. Iman Majd brings a rare repertoire of integrative specialties to his clinical practice at the UW Neighborhood Clinic in Factoria. For more than a decade after receiving his M.S. in acupuncture from Bastyr University, Dr. Majd has
Global Health Fellowship – UW Department of Family Medicine
(6 days ago) The University of Washington Department of Family Medicine Global Health Fellowship trains future leaders in global health in an academic environment with an emphasis on teaching and scholarly work. Fellows will become experts in managing threats to health that affect vulnerable populations in the US and internationally.
Family Physician Job Opportunities – WWAMI Network
(2 days ago) The Family Medicine Residency of Idaho (FMRI) HIV & Viral Hepatology Fellowship is a 12-month post-residency training opportunity that provides a suitable environment for the family medicine physician to gain additional experience in providing comprehensive care to persons living with HIV/AIDS. Training includes management of antiretroviral
Publications – UW CHWS
(7 days ago) Laboratory medicine is a critical component of the complex U.S. healthcare system, providing patients and medical providers with information essential for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of health and disease. The clinical laboratory workforce (also referred to as the medical laboratory workforce) supports a laboratory
Didactic Year – MEDEX Northwest
(2 days ago) MEDEX 450/550: Basic Science in Clinical Medicine – 6 credits. This course is an intensive review of important basic science topics relevant to clinical medicine at the PA level. The material is necessary to the understanding and integration of information that will be presented throughout the remainder of the MEDEX curriculum.
Family Medicine Residency Faculty – Tacoma, WA – WWAMI …
(4 days ago) Tacoma Family Medicine, established in 1978, is a respected ACGME accredited University of Washington affiliated Residency Program. We invite you to join our collegial faculty, supportive staff, and motivated learners in this Northwest paradise of the Evergreen State. MultiCare is …
Admissions Process – MEDEX Northwest
(6 days ago) MEDEX Northwest requires all newly admitted students to apply for a background check using the same system the University of Washington School of Medicine has adopted. Background checks will be required prior to beginning each year of the program and …
2021 Awardees – UW Department of Family Medicine
(9 days ago) The UW Department of Family Medicine is pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural year of the Department of Family Medicine Awards, which coincides with the 50th anniversary of the department. Family Medicine attracts exceptional faculty and staff who have made remarkable contributions to the department, specialty, and communities over
Assessing: Residency Programs – UW Department of Family
(4 days ago) Students frequently ask about how to assess residency programs, including how to figure out how competitive a program is. Unlike some other specialties, there is no “Top Ten Family Medicine Residency Programs” list that tells you the best and most competitive residencies.
FAQ – UW Department of Family Medicine
(9 days ago) The UW Sports Medicine Fellowship is one of the nation’s best funded research fellowships, and research is an integral part of fellowship training here. Speaker Development: Lecture opportunities are plentiful. Our fellows coordinate monthly journal clubs on recent articles in the literature. The fellow is expected to lecture to primary care
Academic Prerequisites – MEDEX Northwest
(Just Now) A minimum overall score of 92 is required on the internet-based exam. Official scores must be sent to CASPA using code #3709. Be sure to review the MEDEX Northwest clinical experience prerequisites that all applicants must complete in addition to the academic prerequisites listed above.
Scholarships – MEDEX Northwest
(8 days ago) For 29 years, Ruth Ballweg, MPA, PA-C Emeritus and Professor Emeritus in the UW Department of Family Medicine, served as the Program Director of MEDEX Northwest and oversaw the expansion of campus sites to Spokane, Yakima, Alaska, and Tacoma. Ruth continues to consult with PA programs nationally and internationally.
Clinical Year – MEDEX Northwest
(2 days ago) Behavioral Medicine The behavioral medicine experience offers active and observational involvement in either outpatient clinic settings or inpatient treatment facilities. Placement sites include, but are not limited to, state and federal correctional institutions, substance abuse treatment facilities, and large multi-disciplinary medical centers.
Mission and Vision – UW Department of Family Medicine
(5 days ago) Mission and Vision. The mission of the inpatient Palliative Care Service is to improve the quality of care and hospital experience for UWMC patients and families living with serious illness by educating and collaborating with health care professionals to provide the best possible patient and family centered care to the patients we serve.
Susan Vader, PA – MEDEX Northwest
(7 days ago) There was a brief time when both Kira and Susan were working as PAs. “She passed in 2004 and I graduated in 2002, so we overlapped by about two years,” says Kira. “She was very focused on family practice, and I was interested in inpatient medicine, so our specialty focus was different.
Associate Program Director at Tacoma Family Medicine
(3 days ago) Tacoma Family Medicine Residency, a program with over 40 years of providing full-spectrum training in the Northwest, is seeking an Associate Program Director / Clinic Medical Director to match our mission of full-spectrum compassionate care to communities in need.