Department of Family Medicine

In the Department of Family Medicine we teach learners with an empathic focus on meeting their needs, so that they may reach their highest potential. We care for all those in need using inter-professional, integrated, team-based, state- of-the- art healthcare, serving others with respect, following the complete biopsychosocial-cultural-spiritual model of care.


  • Promoting state of the art patient-centered, inter-professional, integrated education and healthcare
  • Continually seeking innovation in education
  • Recruiting and training compassionate physicians to provide quality, innovative, and cost-effective healthcare to the region
  • Improving access to the needs of underserved populations, and promoting health equity
  • Increasing the number and diversity of practicing healthcare professionals


  • Service to others
  • Accountability
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Diversity