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.

46th Annual Advances in Family Medicine & Primary Care

This is the 46th year that the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine is…Read More

Dr. Sharon Dobie Named 2018 Family Medicine Educator of the Year

The Washington Academy of Family Physicians has named Seattle family physician Sharon Dobie, MD, MCP, as Family Medicine Educator of…Read More

Network Director one of 2017 Top Doctors

The Seattle Met magazine has come out with their 18th annual review of Seattle doctors and the Director of the…Read More

Department Fair & Scholarship Forum

The Family Medicine Scholarship Forum and 9th Annual Department Fair is this Wednesday, April 11th!
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CHWS and RHRC attend the NW Rural Health Conference

Our UW CHWS and WWAMI RHRC team recently attended the 2018 NW Rural Health Conference to give presentations, discuss programs,…Read More

DFM Research Seminar: Correlation Between Family Physician Burnout and Scope of Practice

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE RESEARCH SEMINARS Tuesday, March 6th, 2018, 12-1 PM You are invited to our UW Department of…Read More