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.

Congratulations to Sharon Dobie, STFM Gold Humanism Award Recipient

The STFM Gold Humanism Award, funded by The Arnold P. Gold Foundation, honors an STFM member who best embodies the…Read More

Family Medicine Research Seminar: Participatory Design for a Web Portal to Support Practice Transformation in Washington – May 3, 2016

          DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE RESEARCH SEMINARS   Next Seminar:   Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 12-1 PM  …Read More

Faculty Development Webinars

Join us the first Wednesday of every month for our faculty development webinars. Topics range from faculty wellness to GME…Read More

UW FMIG Awarded Third Place in AAFP “Tar Wars”

Tar Wars is a tobacco-free education program for fourth- and fifth-grade students. The program is designed to teach children about…Read More

In Memory of Dr. Amos “Pres” Bratrude

Amos “Pres” Bratrude (1930-2016), a family physician who practiced for many years in Omak, WA, is one of the individuals…Read More

Department of Family Medicine Fair – Wednesday, April 13th

Each year the Department of Family Medicine holds a Department Fair. This Fair is an opportunity for each of us…Read More