Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Department of Family Medicine

The Academic Affairs Division coordinates the family medicine clerkships within the College of Human Medicine.

Students completing courses offered by the Department of Family Medicine report high levels of satisfaction. Many students who choose to specialize in Family Medicine say that they made their career choice as a result of their experiences in the Family Medicine Clerkship. Electives are available that allow students to experience many aspects of Family Medicine, including outpatient, inpatient, geriatrics, research, rural practice, sports medicine, and palliative care.

Harland Holman, MD, is associate chair for Academic Affairs. Joy Hull is Curriculum Assistant.



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