Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
The Department of Family Medicine (DFM) in the Medical College of Georgia (MCG) at Augusta University is seeking a Family Medicine/Sports Medicine Clinician Educator to serve as a Residency and Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship faculty member. This individual will support the department’s teaching, scholarship, and service programs in response to anticipated growth in undergraduate medical education class size, the Family Medicine Residency Program, and Augusta University Health primary care clinical services. The DFM’s Clinician Educators provide academic support in all years of MCG’s curriculum. Faculty course involvement includes preclinical electives and interdisciplinary required courses, and a six-week Family Medicine distributed clerkship. The department also sponsors hospital and ambulatory, research, public and population health, and vulnerable population electives.
The DFM has an ACGME accredited Allopathic Family Medicine Residency Program, an ACGME accredited 1+2 rural track residency program, a concurrent AOA accredited Osteopathic Family Medicine residency component, and an ACGME accredited Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship.
Clinical teaching and services occur concurrently in the Family Medicine Center (FMC) and at Augusta University Medical Center within the AU Health System as well as other affiliated local and regional clinical sites. The FMC is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home. Patient-and Family-Centered Care concepts are the guiding principles for new clinical program development in the university’s academic health center as exemplified by its Children’s Hospital of Georgia. The Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship provides student athlete care, training room and event coverage at Richmond County High Schools and the athletic department of Augusta University (NCAA Division II).
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