"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
- Family Medicine Beat: July 2019
- 2019 Caduceus Awards
- Family Medicine Honored with Innovators in Interprofessional Curricula Award