Research Mission & Values

Our mission is to:

  • promote, support, create, and disseminate research knowledge and scholarly activity in the discipline of family medicine,
  • increase research capacity in the Department of Family Medicine, and
  • enhance the research skills of faculty members, residents, and students.

The research program values:

  • excellence and quality in research and scholarly activity,
  • interdisciplinary collaboration on research projects,
  • highest ethical standards in the conduct of research projects, and
  • the diversity of general family practice and the research questions that arise.