Resident of the Month: Dr. Ali McCabe was named resident of the month in November for being a great inpatient supervisor and covering the service when her co-supervisor was out the last week of the rotation.
Faculty of the Month: Dr. Chris Jensen was named faculty of the month in November for effective teaching on inpatient service and providing great evidence-based practice.
Graduates of the Department of Family Medicine Advanced Rural Training Program, Drs. Brady and Jillian Fickenscher, are family medicine physicians for York General Health Care Services in York, Nebraska.
Twice a month, family medicine residents gather for Teaching Day, a series of presentations that cover a variety of topics.
During Teaching Day at the end of November, residents experienced zen, elevated heart rates and some healthy competition during Wellness Day.
The morning begin with a presentation on Lifestyle Medicine from Assistant Professor, Dr. Sue Evans followed by some reflective writing provided by Dr. Bud Shaw.
Residents then took advantage of the space at the Center for Healthy Living on campus. Residents grabbed a mat for a guided yoga class or hopped on a bike for spin class led by Family Medicine Office Associate, Frauke Wilcox.
The final activity of the day brought all residents together for a dodgeball tournament.