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Family Medicine Residency Program

Residency Application Season Update

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, we are prioritizing everyone's safety by conducting virtual interviews only. The starting and ending dates for this virtual interview season will be posted here towards the end of September 2020.

Aims Statement

The programmatic aims of the Family & Community Medicine Residency at UTSW are:


a. To train residents through a longitudinal evidence based curriculum, to become well-rounded family physicians providing evidence based, cost-effective and high-quality patient and family-centered healthcare for a variety of populations, including the underserved.

b. To improve clinical care continuously through thoughtful QI projects.


a. To recruit high-quality residents from diverse backgrounds.

b. To engage residents proactively through bedside learning, didactics, procedure workshops, and opportunities to personalize their training through electives, interprofessional roles and committee memberships.

c. To grow and sustain high-quality faculty through faculty development and mentoring.

d. To ensure wellness for program faculty, residents and staff through structured events, peer support, mentoring and promotion of university resources.


a. To engage faculty, residents and medical students in community-based and clinical research specifically designed to improve patient care quality and outcomes.

b. To actively guide and support residents throughout the research process from initial inquiry to final presentation or publication.