Highlights and Activities of the Department of Family Medicine
Our Residency program is one of the oldest Family Medicine residencies in the U.S. The Department combines the rigors of a university setting with the practical and friendly character of a community hospital.
The Lovejoy Family Medicine Center is home to Highland Family Medicine, an outpatient primary care facility where faculty, residents, and other healthcare providers see their patients. The Family Medicine Center is also home to Cornhill Internal Medicine, Highland Apothecary, Strong Lab Services, and Strong Behavioral Health.
In 2002, the Department of Family Medicine created a Global Health Track. Faculty, residents and community members travel to a rural community in Honduras twice per year.
The faculty in the URMC Department of Family Medicine are some of the most prolific researchers in Primary Care topics. Our Family Medicine Research Programs building is home to the Center for Communication in Healthcare.
Our faculty and residents teach University of Rochester medical students in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Fourth-year electives for non-UR medical students are also
Fellowships are offered in Maternal Child Health, Faculty Development, and Sports Medicine.
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