News

  • Join Us For 'Strolling Through the Match'

    June 27, 2013, 16:49 PM by Julia Essex

    The Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) will host its annual "Strolling Through the Match" event on Thursday, July 18 at 5:30pm in the Primary Care Pavilion's upstairs conference room, 2.268. The event is open to all UTMB medical students and attendees do not need to be interested in family medicine.

  • Kruse Presents Grand Rounds

    June 10, 2013, 14:38 PM by Julia Essex

    Jerry Kruse, MD, MSPH presented a Family Medicine Grand Rounds on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Dr. Kruse's lecture was attended by faculty and residents from the UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine as well as guests from around UTMB Health.

  • 2013 Residents Pass Board Exam On First Attempt

    June 6, 2013, 09:29 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine is pleased and proud to announce that all seven of our third-year residents in our Family Medicine Residency Program have successfully taken and passed the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) board examination.

  • Residents Present at Resident Research Day

    May 31, 2013, 14:57 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine hosted its annual Resident Research Day on May 30 in the Primary Care Pavilion. Seven posters were presented, and three research teams also gave presentations on their projects.

  • Dr. Jerry Kruse to Present Grand Rounds on June 6

    May 17, 2013, 16:18 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine is pleased to announce that Jerry E. Kruse, MD, MSPH will be presenting a Family Medicine Grand Rounds on June 6, 2013. Dr. Kruse is CEO of Southern Illinois University Healthcare (SIU HealthCare) and is President of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM).

  • Family Medicine Clinic - Dickinson Open House

    May 17, 2013, 15:28 PM by Julia Essex

    On May 8th, 2013 the Family Medicine Clinic in Dickinson hosted an Open House to show off their new clinic space to the League City, Dickinson and UTMB Health community. The event was well-attended and the physicians, nurses and staff were there to offer tours and share all the wonderful work they do.

  • Family Medicine Employees Honored

    May 14, 2013, 13:54 PM by Julia Essex

    Several UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine employees were honored at this year's UTMB Health Employee Service Day ceremony, for having reached milestones. We're so proud of them all, and would like to add our congratulations.

  • Interest Group Elects 2013-14 Officers

    April 10, 2013, 15:23 PM by Julia Essex

    Rachel Marinch, the current Co-President of the UTMB Health Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG), has announced that the group has elected their 2013-2013 officers following an overwhelming application response.

  • FMIG Holds Match Day Panel for Medical Students

    April 4, 2013, 08:45 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) held a Match Day Panel on Wednesday, March 27, 2013. The panel discussion, open to all UTMB School of Medicine students, featured a panel of senior medical students discussing the residency program application and interview process.

  • Interest Group Plans Helping Hands Event

    March 11, 2013, 09:37 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) is planning a Helping Hands event on March 23, 2013. The group of medical students, along with some faculty members and residents, will spend the day volunteering their time at local free clinics, including the Luke Society Medical Mission to the Homeless' open-air clinic and the St. Vincent's House Free Clinic.

  • Family Medicine Grand Rounds April 4th

    March 4, 2013, 16:26 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine is pleased to announce that David M. Eisenberg, MD will present a lecture and discussion, Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives, on Thursday, April 4, 2013.

  • Lecture and Luncheon Open to the Public April 4th

    March 4, 2013, 16:18 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine is pleased to announce that David M. Eisenberg, MD will present a lecture, Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives, on Thursday, April 4, 2013. This lecture is open to the public, and will be followed by a luncheon.

  • Jesse B Heath Lectureship April 2nd

    March 4, 2013, 13:33 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine is pleased to announce that James Giordano, PhD will be presenting a lecture, A Right and Good Healing: Philosophical and Ethical Foundations of Integrative Medicine, on Tuesday, April 2, 2013.

  • Palepu Wins AFMRD Scholarship

    February 25, 2013, 15:55 PM by Julia Essex

    UTMB Health Family Medicine resident Sai Palepu, MD has been selected as one of ten recipients of the Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors Family Medicine Congressional Conference resident scholarship.

  • 2013-2014 Family Medicine Chief Residents Announced

    February 25, 2013, 11:29 AM by Julia Essex

    On Friday, February 22, 2013 the UTMB Health Department of Family Medicine proudly announced its chief residents for the 2013-2014 year: Manju Mahajan, MD, Laura Porterfield, MD, and Estela Mota-Garcia, MD.