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.

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

Jon Drezner featured in TIME Magazine article: New State Rankings Show Gaps in High School Athlete Safety

13-year old football player Jayden Galbert nearly died during practice from exertional heatstroke, something that might have been better prevented…Read More

Welcome new DFM team members to TRUST, CUSP, and the Osher Center

Iman Majd, MD We would like to introduce new faculty member, Dr. Iman Majd, who recently joined the DFM in…Read More

UWFM Research at AcademyHealth #ARM18

June 24-26, 2018, AcademyHealth held it’s Annual Research Meeting at the Washington State Convention Center here in Seattle. Our Department…Read More

Updates from the Underserved Pathway

The Underserved Pathway Team is excited to announce big changes, including a new Faculty Director, and new online curriculum! In…Read More