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Family Medicine Interest Group

Family Medicine Interest Group


Student Leadership

Raymond Uymatiao
Snigdha Nandipati

Faculty Mentor

Dr. Tyler Willson

Note: contact information for student leaders and faculty mentors is available for current students only.  

Building patient-physician relationships on a personal level place family physicians as the cornerstone of health care. Joining this interest group is a low-pressure commitment and does not mean you have to go into family medicine. 

Consider joining the Family Medicine Interest Group if you are interested in: 

  • General practice – a little bit of everything!
  • Pediatric Care
  • Elderly Care
  • Longitudinal Care – and relationships!
  • Mental Health
  • Labor and Delivery
  • Sports medicine
  • Managing chronic illnesses
  • Forming the backbone our healthcare system
  • Performing procedures
  • Seeing and treating multiple disease states
  • Forming relationships with specialty partners
  • And more...

Activities / Programming

  • Community and Physician Panels
  • Sim Center Experiences

Professional Networking Opportunities

  • Virginia Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Academy of Family Physicians