Helton named Interim Chair of Family Medicine, effective June 1, 2019

Margaret Helton, MD, will assume the role of Interim Chair of the Department of Family Medicine, effective June 1, 2019.

Orson Austin, MD

Dr. Orson Austin

Orson Austin, Fellowship Class of 1995, is Associate Professor at University of Cincinnati. Austin is dedicated to community and global health. He’s been on multiple healthcare mission trips to Haiti and was able to see more than 200 patients on his last visit. As an Associate Professor at the UC College of Medicine, Austin teaches … Continued

Ashkin receives UNC Diversity Award

Dr. Evan Ashkin has received a UNC Diversity Award in recognition of his efforts at furthering equity and inclusion in primary care and community health. Dr. Ashkin is the director and founder of the Formerly Incarcerated Transitions (FIT) Program, regional medical director for Community Care of NC, and a provider at Piedmont Health Services.

Faculty Development Fellowship Reunion!

The Faculty Development Fellowship celebrated 40 years of success with a special conference featuring Elizabeth Baxley, MD, who completed the Faculty Development Fellowship in 1988, and is now the Senior Vice President of the American Board of Family Medicine.  Her keynote entitled, “The Healthcare Delivery System as Medical Education’s Foundation: Take Two on “The Clinic … Continued