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Family Medicine

Quillen College of Medicine


Dr. Reid Blackwelder, Department Chair"Our Mission is to provide community-focused medical education and evidence-based, patient centered care; to improve health in rural southern Appalachia, especially among the underserved population; to model compassionate and efficient care using effective communication skills; and to advance scholarly investigation. We lead through excellence, collaboration and innovation."

Reid Blackwelder, M.D., FAAFP
Professor & Chair



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