The Department of Family Medicine offers training opportunities for individuals looking to expand their knowledge and skills in health care research.
Undergraduate students may be part of research projects through coursework or through volunteering. If you would like to know more about research interests of faculty members, please see their Faculty Biographies. For more information on the different research projects at Family Medicine, please see our Research Projects & Programs
For more information, please contact: Casey Irvin.
Developing a strong foundation of research experience in residency is an important opportunity to build a foundation for work in an academic family practice or for bring research to a community setting. Residents with an interest in research may self-identify to faculty.
For more information, please see the Education section of our site.
Students interested in primary care and public health may consider pursuing a practicum placement with the Department of Family Medicine’s research faculty. Students are encouraged to read our Faculty Biographies and contact researchers directly or speak with the Master of Public Health graduate program.
For more information, please contact Casey Irvin.
Doctor of Pharmacy students looking for research experience can arrange to do a Research Rotation with a supervisor at the department. Projects will focus on pharmacy practice or drug safety and effectiveness. These projects may include developing new tools, preparing a proposal for a larger project, conducting survey research, writing literature reviews, or contributing to a current project in the department.
For more information, please contact Lisa Dolovich.
Our Faculty members have a diverse set of scholastic expertise and interests. The Department of Family Medicine encourages any graduate students with an interest in how primary care is organized, delivered and experienced to contact faculty members directly to discuss opportunities for collaboration and guidance.
Please see our Faculty Directory for their areas of interest and contact information.
If you have general questions, please contact Casey Irvin.