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.

DFM Research Seminar: Translating Research to Practice on Injury Control – July 11

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE RESEARCH SEMINARS Next Seminar: Monday, July 11 2016, 12-1 PM   You are invited to our…Read More

Summer 2016 Newsletter

The Summer 2016 Department Newsletter is available online. Read it here!

Extracting electronic health record data in a practice-based research network

Thanks to the widespread adoption of electronic health records (EHR), there are a growing number of opportunities to conduct research…Read More

UW Medicine hospitals fly rainbow flags to honor fallen members of LGBT community in Orlando, Florida

This week all four UW Medicine hospitals are flying rainbow flags to honor the people who were killed in the…Read More

Family Medicine Research Seminar – Tuesday, June 7, 2016

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE RESEARCH SEMINARS   Next Seminar:   Tuesday, June 7, 2016, 12-1 PM   You are invited to our UW Department…Read More