Year in Review
July: 54 residents entered our statewide sponsored and academic partner programs.
September: Marji Gold, MD, presented the Farley Visiting Professor Lecture.
October: William Schwab, MD, appointed assistant dean for Graduate Medical Education at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health.
November: The Rural Health Equity Track and Addiction Medicine Fellowship both received grants from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
Cynthia Haq, MD, received the 2019 Renner Award; Ronni Hayon, MD, received the 2019 Hansen Lectureship. Louis Sanner, MD, MSPH, received the AAFP Award for Distinguished and Meritorious Service to Family Medicine.
January: Even O. Nelson, PT, DPT, PhD, received the Excellence in Research Award from the national professional association for sports PT.
Susan Wenker, PT, PhD, MS, received the Distinguished Educator Award from the Academy of the American Physical Therapy Association.
March: 23 new physicians matched into DFMCH residency programs.
Patricia Tellez-Giron, MD, was honored by Time Magazine for her work with the Latinx community during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April: Sarina Schrager, MD, was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society.
May: The DFMCH honored 27 medical students, residents and faculty mentors with McGovern-Tracy and Student Scholars Awards.
June: 50 residents graduated; 33 (66%) entered practice or fellowship in Wisconsin.
AAFP named University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Family Medicine Interest Group a Program of Excellence for the 7th time.