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.

Education

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: 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

Jennifer Carrol Named Recipient of 2018 NATA Athletic Trainer Service Award

Please join us in congratulating Jennifer Carrol, MA, MMS, AT, PA-C, on being named a recipient of the 2018 National…Read More

DFM Research Seminar: Exploring perceptions and experiences of patients who have chronic pain

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

New STFM article by Residency Professor Ying Zhang and Pharmacy Resident Crystal Zhou

Through Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) and other primary care implementation projects, studies have shown that treatment of…Read More

Upcoming Webinar: Microresearch Funding Application Technical Assistance

The final microresearch funding application deadline is approaching soon, March 1. If you have been thinking about applying, but have…Read More

UWFM’s Dr. Heather Tick leads study on alternatives to opioids

Acupuncture, tai chi, yoga, music therapy, massage and mindfulness, once considered alternative therapies, have earned the endorsement of a national…Read More