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Margaret Helton, MD, has been named Chair of the UNC School of Medicine’s Department of Family Medicine. This new position marks a continuation of the leadership that Helton has provided to the Department since being named Interim Chair in the Spring of 2019. Under her leadership the Department has made significant advances, including the launching … Continued
Dr. Christie Alexander, Class of 2015, will be taking a one-year leave of absence from Florida State University College of Medicine to serve the small town of Marfa, Texas. Dr. Alexander will be running a small, rural practice near the Mexican border that serves as the community’s anchor for health care. She looks forward to returning … Continued
Dr. Anthony Wilson, Fellowship Class of 2015, is the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine at University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine. He has been a campus leader in education and service, for example as Associate Program Director of the Family Medicine Residency, Director of the Capstone course for fourth-year medical students, and … Continued
Dr. Mark Gwynne, Fellowship Class of 2011, was named President of UNC Health Alliance and UNC Senior Alliance. UNC Health Alliance is an integrated network of dedicated clinicians collaborating to optimize the health of North Carolina’s residents, transform the care experience for patients and providers, and manage the total costs of health care. UNC Senior … Continued
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
Dr. Vey is a 2001 graduate of Wake Forest University where she earned a BS in Chemistry. She graduated from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 2006, where she became a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society. During her residency, she served … Continued