College of Medicine's Tudiver honored for lifetime achievement

Dr. Fraser Tudiver

JOHNSON CITY (Oct. 7) — Dr. Fraser Tudiver of the Department of Family Medicine in East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine has been named the recipient of a 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award in Family Medicine Research by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Tudiver is a native of Canada and continues to participate in research activities there, although most of his research efforts have been in the United States. A faculty member at ETSU since 2001, he was research director in Family Medicine from 2001-2013, and he currently directs AppNET, the Appalachian Research Network.

His research interests are mostly in health provider behavior, quality improvement and practice-based research.

Tudiver notes, “This honor was really special to me, especially as it came from my family medicine peers.”

For further information, contact Tudiver at 423-439-6738 or .

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