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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

45th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine

Medical College of Wisconsin Winter Refresher Course for Family MedicineJanuary 27-30, 2015
Country Springs Hotel and Conference Center, Pewaukee, WI
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Mary Ellen Radjenovich
(414) 955-8189

36th Annual 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
(414) 955-8189

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

UW-Green Bay/Bellin College: Health Careers Summer Camp to be Held in June

Mar. 4 - UW-Green Bay and Bellin College are teaming to sponsor “Life’s a Lab Reality Science Camp” for students in grades 10-12. The camp is targeted for students interested in careers in physical therapy, sports medicine, radiology, sports medicine, emergency medicine and research. The camp will held June 14-17 at UW-Green Bay. UW-Green Bay

Wisconsin Health News Event Features Drs. Hunsaker, Dodson

Mar. 3 - Dr. Lisa Grill Dodson (MCW-Central Wisconsin Dean) and Dr. Matthew Hunsaker (MCW-Green Bay Dean) will be the featured speakers at Wisconsin Health News Newsmaker presentation on March 3 at St. Norbert College. Green Bay Press Gazette

Dr. Schellhase Elected First Vice President of Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians

Feb. 25 - Dr. Kenneth Schellhase has been elected First Vice President and Legislative Committee Chair of the Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians. GM Today

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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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