From the Chair: Welcome to the Department of Family Medicine at Michigan State University. We were the first university–based, academic department of family medicine in the state of Michigan, founded in 1975. The mission of the department is to advance family medicine and the health of communities. Our faculty and the department are heavily invested in nationally recognized research on optimal aging, health promotion and disease prevention, and primary care health service/delivery. Click here to read Chair's welcome message.
Kenya Sekoni, MD, FAAFP, assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine, is the subject of the May Faculty Spotlight.
The 37th Annual Michigan Family Medicine Research Day Conference took place on May 22nd at the Johnson Center at Cleary University in Howell, Michigan.
The Department of Family Medicine is excited to announce the 2014-2015 TIP Students; Jan Liu and Stephanie Rutterbush.
Amanda Shoemaker, MD, and Jill Stephenson-McCole, MD, were presented with the Lansing Community Faculty of the Year AwardMid-Michigan family physicians gathered for dinner on April 24, 2014, to explore The Joy of Teaching Medical Students. Dr. Amanda Shoemaker and Dr. Jill Stephenson-McCole received the Lansing Community Faculty of the Year Award.