HRSA funding has been renewed for the Rural Residency Program Development Technical Assistance Center for the WWAMI Network. The WWAMI Family Medicine Residency Network, along with their partners at University of North Carolina and the Ohio University have will continue to provide technical assistance to the HRSA Rural Residency Program Development grantees as they develop […]
On September 10th the WWAMI Network hosted a collaborative conference on, “Moving Toward and Anti-Racist Culture of Medicine”. Over 250 faculty, staff, residents and students joined to hear Edwin Lindo, JD & Jonathan Kanter, PhD followed by the keynote speaker, Ijeoma Oluo, the author of “So You Want to Talk about Race?”
Katheryn Norris, DO, Program Director at Sollus Northwest Family Medicine Residency, was honored with the Educator of the Year award from the Washington Academy of Family Physicians (WAFP) for her teaching and leadership. Dr. Norris is an outstanding family physician educator and she has been influential in the Sollus Northwest Family Medicine Residency with her remarkable mentorship and […]
The WWAMI Network’s Amanda Weidner, MPH; Judith Pauwels, MD; Frederick Chen, MD recently published an article, A Roadmap to Rural Residency Program Development, in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education. The article highlights the work being done through the HRSA funded Rural Residency Planning and Development Program Technical Assistance Center.
Congratulations to Ardis Davis, MSW, for receiving an STFM President’s Award in recognition of her career in service to the discipline of Family Medicine. Before retiring in January, Ardis was the Assistant Director of Strategic Planning of the FMRN and Executive Director of the Association of Departments of Family Medicine. She received her award from immediate […]