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Treating Addiction is a Radical Act of Love

By Melanie Andrews, MD - By way of introduction, it's important for you to know that I’m the hippie of the residency faculty. So with that said, I’m going to write about love. I’ve truly loved all aspects of family medicine, like deep-in-my-heart love, for quite a while now, so [...]

2019-12-19T14:17:02-06:00December 19th, 2019|Categories: Family Medicine News & Views|Tags: |

Maternity Care Crisis

By Craig Griebel, MD - I provide obstetrical care as part of my role as faculty member in the family medicine residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP). Approximately 8% of family physicians provide obstetrical care, and this percentage has been declining over the years. Here [...]

2019-10-16T10:44:24-05:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Family Medicine News & Views|

Alumni Chatter: Dr. Keith Knepp

By Kelvin Wynn, MD - Healthcare has seen a significant change in its landscape, from technology and innovations to mergers, acquisitions, and competition. Effective leadership, particularly for healthcare organizations, is necessary to navigate this shifting landscape. In this edition of Alumni Chatter, I have an opportunity to talk to a [...]

2019-06-21T11:15:22-05:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: Family Medicine News & Views|

Alumni Chatter: Meredith Baumgartner

By Kelvin Wynn, MD - On this edition of Alumni Chatter, I caught up with Meredith Baumgartner, a fourth-year medical student, soon to be graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria. Meredith matched in to Family Medicine and will be starting her residency at the University [...]

2019-08-19T09:41:57-05:00April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Family Medicine News & Views|Tags: |