Irene Moore's Home Page At The University of Cincinnati Department of Family Medicine
Geriatrics at the Department of Family Medicine
Jeff Susman, M.D., Director
150 Health Professions Building
Eden Avenue and Albert Sabin Way
PO Box 670582
Phone: (513) 558-4021
Fax: (513) 558-3030
Department of Family Medicine Mission
To communicate and exemplify the ideals and values of Family Medicine by integrating excellence in education, patient care, community service, and research with the realities of the practice of family medicine.
The University of Cincinnati, Department of Family Medicine, was founded in 1974, twenty five years after the first national meeting of the American Academy of General Practice (the forerunner to the American Academy of Family Physicians) was held in Cincinnati.
This illustrious heritage continues today in a department nationally recognized for its strong clinical teaching program in Family Medicine and its programs in geriatrics, international health and behavioral medicine.
Over 45 faculty with interests ranging from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder to falls in the elderly
Strong community-based residency programs at Mercy-Franciscan Mt Airy Hospital, Cincinnati, and Clinton Memorial Hospital, Wilmington with 48 residents in training
Fellowships in geriatric medicine, family medicine and primary care psychiatry
International Health Track and Family Medicine/Psychiatry Residency Training programs
Over 100,000 patients visits to three outpatient sites and a full range of clinical services
Medical student training in all four years including popular electives emphasizing service to the under served and international health
Research focusing on primary care psychiatry, headache, domestic violence, congestive heart failure and frequent users of medical services
A growing family physician directed maternity program and large Family Medicine inpatient service.
Residency specialty rotations at the nationally recognized University of Cincinnati Hospital and the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Join us in the birthplace of Family Medicine!