Innovative Programs in Family Medicine Forging the Future of Family Medicine: Building on 40 Years of Vision, Change and Success

An inspiring CME course in celebration of 40 years of family medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School. 

Please join us on 
April 14, 2018
from 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
at the North Campus Research Complex, South Atrium. 

Register to attend the CME Course

View the other celebratory activities we have planned in honor of our 40th anniversary. 

Keynote Address: The National Perspective and Context for Innovations in Family Medicine Education, Research and Medical Care: What People are Proposing and Why it Matters

Glen Stream, M.D.
Glen Stream, M.D.
President and Board Chair, Family Medicine for America’s Health

Session I: Framing a Meaningful Response to the Changes in the Healthcare Environment: The Challenges and Opportunities for Innovations in Student and Graduate Medical Education

Thomas L. Schwenk, M.D.
Thomas L. Schwenk, M.D.
Dean and VP for Health Sciences, University of Nevada School of Medicine
Former Chair, University of Michigan Department of Family Medicine

Session II: Aligning the Family Medicine Research Agenda with the Emerging Trends in Healthcare: The Role of Translational Research as a Partner in Enhanced Medical Education and Practice

Lee A. Green, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair, University of Alberta Department of Family Medicine

Session III: Thinking Beyond the Individual Patient: The Important Role of Population Health in Shaping Advancements in Medical Care

M. Norman Oliver, M.D., M.A.
M. Norman Oliver, M.D., M.A.
Deputy Commissioner for Population Health, Virginia Department of Health
Kathryn M. J. Harmes, M.D.

Kathryn M. Harmes, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Associate Chair for Population Medicine
Medical Director, Dexter Health Center