Program Honors and Recognition

Our training programs are sponsored by University of Iowa Health Care. The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics work together as partners in UI Health Care to provide quality health care and educational programs. The Department of Family Medicine offers unequaled opportunities for our resident physicians to excel.

UI Health Care physicians are listed on the current Best Doctors® database, including 15 faculty members from the Department of Family Medicine: David Bedell, George Bergus, Richard Dobyns, John Ely, Jill Endres, Mark Graber, Paul James, Gerald Jogerst, Barcey Levy, Alison Lynch, Britt Marcussen, Vickie Sharp, Kelly Skelly, Michelle Weckmann and Jason Wilbur.

Recent Educational Achievement Highlights

AAFP Program of Excellence  
Faculty Teacher of the Year Brian Shian, MD and Kelly Wood, MD
IAFP Educator of the Year Jill Endres, MD
Resident Research of the Year Paige Deets, MD and Nicole Gastala, MD
STFM Resident Teacher Brigit Ray, MD
UIHC Faculty Excellence in Coaching Kelly Skelly, MD
Family Practice Examination and Board Review. J. Wilbur, M. Graber, editors. 3rd Edition. McGraw-Hill, 2013.
Resident Scholarships
Dr. Erin Schmidt was awarded the IAFP Farm Bureau Scholarship for Rural Practice

Family Medicine Resident Scholarship

Resident Presentations
Drs. Basanti, Osborne, and Shen recently presented their poster titled Using Team STEPPS To Improve Family Medicine Residency Clinic at the National Team STEPPS Conference in Minneapolis, MN.

Family Medicine Conference Minneapolis, MN