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Celebrating Over Thirty-five Years of Care

Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Family and Community Medicine

Family Medicine was born 39 years ago at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) out of a need for better health care for the people of this state and region. MCW, the state of Wisconsin, federal agencies, foundations, community agencies and many individuals have invested considerable energy, monetary resources, intelligence and personal commitment towards this goal. Read more...

Family Medicine will be the foundation for individual, family, and community health.

The DFCM educates learners, performs relevant research, and develops leaders who integrate the best in care for the sick and provide health/wellness care for all in a medical environment filled with trust, respect, and accountability emphasizing:

  • Doctor-family-patient relationship building evidence-based medicine
  • Practice relevance with advanced access and office based technology
  • Research to improve health care quality, cost and policies
  • Community partnerships that make a difference

36th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine

Medical College of Wisconsin Winter Refresher Course for Family MedicineSeptember 17-20, 2015
Doubletree by Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL
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Mary Ellen Radjenovich
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Best Doctors 2014Best Doctors® 2014

Twenty-six Family and Community Medicine physicians are listed among The Best Doctors in America® for 2014:


National Committee for Quality Assurance Congratulations!

Congratulations to all three of our family medicine residency programs for achieving their second consecutive 3-year recognition from NCQA as a Level III Patient-Centered Medical Home!

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MCW Family and Community Medicine News

“Second Look Day” Provides Accepted Students with In-Depth View of MCW-Green Bay Campus

Apr. 16 - MCW-Green Bay hosted a “Second Look Day” in late March for 14 accepted students and their guests. Second Look Day provides those applicants who have received offers of admission with an in-depth view of the campus and the community. Waukesha Now

MCW-Central Wisconsin: HLC, LCME Accreditation Determinations Enable Recruitment to Begin

Apr. 16 - MCW can begin recruiting medical students for its MCW-Central Wisconsin campus, opening in 2017. MCW received accreditation determinations from both the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the Liaison Committee for Medical Education (LCME) that are needed before student recruitment can begin. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wausau Daily Herald, Biz Times, WSAU, WAOW, The Drive, My Fox Wausau, Fox 11, and WJFW

UW-Green Bay Faculty and Students Express Enthusiasm over New MCW-Green Bay Campus

Apr. 13 - University of Wisconsin-Green Bay faculty members and students express enthusiasm about the opening of MCW-Green Bay. Ten UW-Green Bay faculty members will hold faculty appointments at MCW-Green Bay. UW-Green Bay

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Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM)
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-8664
(414) 955-6523 (fax)

All Saints Family Care Center
2400 West Villard Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53209
Administrative: (414) 527-8348

Columbia St. Mary's Family Health Center
1121 E. North Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Administrative: (414) 267-6520

Waukesha Family Medicine Residency Program
210 N.W. Barstow #201
Waukesha, WI 53188
Administrative: (262) 548-6907

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