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Mathew J. Devine, D.O., Named Medical Director of Highland Family Medicine

Mathew J. Devine, D.O., Named Medical Director of Highland Family Medicine

Mathew J. Devine, D.O., has been promoted to Medical Director of Highland Family Medicine. Devine assumed the role left vacant by Colleen T. Fogarty, M.D., M.Sc., FAAFP, who was  appointed Chair of Family Medicine in the spring. “Matt comes to the role having served several years as Associate Medical Director and quality officer,” said Dr. Fogarty. “He has done an outstanding job developing the Highland Family Medicine quality program.”

Highland Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner Program Receives Programmatic Accreditation

Highland Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner Program Receives Programmatic Accreditation

The National Nurse Practitioner Residency and Fellowship Consortium (NNPRFTC) announced the initial accreditation of another postgraduate Nurse Practitioner residency: Highland Family Medicine’s (HFM) Nurse Practitioner Residency Program (NPRP). NNPRFTC’s Accreditation Commission’s initial programmatic accreditation is for three years. The current trainees will be considered to have completed an accredited program.

Jennifer Muniak, M.D., Receives HRSA Funded Geriatric Academic Career Award

Jennifer Muniak, M.D., Receives HRSA Funded Geriatric Academic Career Award

Congratulations to Jennifer Muniak, M.D., Assistant Professor in the UR Medicine Division of Geriatrics and Highland Hospital physician, on receiving the Geriatric Academic Career Award (GACA).  The GACA is a highly competitive, national award funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration, with the mission of supporting the development of early-career faculty and providing clinical training in geriatrics. 

Stephen Schultz, M.D., FAAFP, Named to Consultancy of AAFP Residency Program Solutions

Stephen Schultz, M.D., FAAFP, Named to Consultancy of AAFP Residency Program Solutions

Stephen Schultz, M.D., FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine University of Rochester/ Highland Family Medicine and Director, Family Medicine Residency Program has been named to the consultancy of the American Academy of Family Physicians Residency Program Solutions.

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