Faculty Excellence Awards
Dr. Zoorob congratulates Kenneth Barning, M.D. (Outstanding Educator-MSE); Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O. (Outstanding Service in Education); Rashmi Rode, M.D. (Outstanding Educator-MSE); Fareed Khan, MBBS (Outstanding Educator-Residency). Other winners are Eric Warwick, M.D. (Chair's Recognition Award); Jason Buchanan, M.D. (Outstanding Clinician-CHP); Elizabeth Tran, M.D. (Outstanding Clinician-BFM).
STFM Annual Spring Conference
The Department of Family and Community Medicine was well-represented as Society of Teachers of Family Medicine celebrated its 50th Anniversary at the Annual Spring Conference in San Diego, Calif. in May 2017. FCM provided over 20 presentations (including roundtable presentations, lectures, workshops, and posters). Find out more.
AAFP and Baylor partner to create alcohol screening practice manual
The American Academy of Family Physicians has partnered has partnered with the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine to create a new alcohol screening and brief intervention manual to be distributed in the AAFP News to all family medicine doctors and residents in the country.
Baylor Award Winners
Three Family and Community Medicine faculty were recognized at the Faculty Awards Day ceremony May 18, 2017. Dr. Anjali Aggarwal, left, and Dr. Frene' LaCour-Chestnut, right, received the Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching and Evaluation. Dr. Malvika Juneja, center, received the Star Award for Excellence in Patient Care.
Family Medicine Interest Group Attends Conference
Eight FMIG medical students from Baylor attended the American Academy of Family Physicians National Conference in Kansas City, Missouri. The annual conference hosted over 5,000 attendees and showcased a variety of workshops, lectures, as well as hundreds of residency programs from around the nation.