Patient Care

As the #1 ranked Department of Family Medicine in the United States, you can be assured that your primary care provided by UW family medicine faculty providers is the best available.


The Department of Family Medicine trains a variety of learners in a number of healthcare specialties on the delivery of patient-focused primary care.

Research & Scholarship

An internationally-recognized research organization focused on increasing the quality, effectiveness, accessibility and sustainability of primary care.

UWFM Researchers’ article wins 2019 John M. Eisenberg Article-of-the-Year in Health Services Research

The annual John M. Eisenberg Article-of-the-Year in Health Services Research was established in 2003 and recognizes excellent and original research…Read More

Registration is open for the 47th Annual Advances in Family Medicine & Primary Care

Registration is now open for the “47th Annual Advances in Family Medicine and Primary Care” Conference. This program will be…Read More

Congrats to UWFM Faculty who were awarded the PRAISE Award!

Our congratulations to multiple Family Medicine faculty who were recently recognized by UW Medicine for their patient care contributions! These…Read More

Dr. Morhaf Al Achkar’s presentation receives 2018 NAPCRG Pearl

NAPCRG Pearls are awarded to the top research studies presented at the NAPCRG Annual Meeting each year that will impact clinical practice.

Updates and News from UW CHWS and WWAMI RHRC

Read the latest CHWS and RHRC Center Updates by clicking the links below.  

UWFM Medical Student Claire Simon awarded 2019 Student Scholarship from Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Please join us in congratulating UWFM medical student Claire Simon on being selected by the Medical Student Education Scholarship Review…Read More