Resident of the Month: Dr. Jenn Harney for being a great OB supervisor. Faculty of the Month: Dr. Ashley Sawtelle for the time and energy she puts into hands on and didactic OB education. Congratulations!
The Department of Family Medicine gathered on June 11 to honor Associate Professor Dr. Jeffrey Hill. After over 30 years with the department, Dr. Hill is retiring. Dr. Jeffrey Hill, Associate Professor, attended Medical School at the University of South Nebraska Medical Center and completed his Residency training in Family Medicine at the Lincoln Family Practice Residency in 1980. Upon graduation from residency, Dr. Hill… Continue Reading
Department of Family Medicine Assistant Professor, Dr. Monty Mathews, traveled with UNMC to West Point, Nebraska for a training session with rural health care providers at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. Local news covered the live simulation and training session with the SIM-NE team and training truck.
The Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians held the 70th Annual Meeting & Scientific Assembly at the Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center on March 22-24, 2018. Eight scholarships were given out this year to students and residents interested in family medicine. Several winners represented the UNMC Department of Family Medicine. Former resident Chelsea Williams, MD, received the Charles F. Ashby, MD, Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship… Continue Reading
The Family Medicine Interest Group held its annual Family Medicine Residency Fair on Thursday, April 5. The annual event gives UNMC students an opportunity to learn about family medicine residencies in the surrounding area. Representatives from six programs were present to talk about their respective programs. Thank you to the following programs for their participation: University of Nebraska Medical Center Family Medicine Lincoln Family Medicine… Continue Reading