Monday, March 28, 2011

Applying to Residency Forum

Upcoming event!
April 13th
6:00 pm
Acuff Auditorium

We will have a forum of M4's recently matched in family medicine who will be available to answer questions regarding researching, applying to, and interviewing with family medicine residencies.  See you there!

Ronald McDonald House Dinners

Members of the Family Medicine Interest Group have been volunteering to prepare and serve dinners for the Ronald McDonald House.  We served meatloaf in November and did a taco bar in February.  The next scheduled dinner is April 22nd and we will be doing spaghetti with meatballs.  Contact if you want to participate!

Sunday, March 20, 2011

St. Baldrick's

Five FMIG members raised money for St. Baldrick's this past Saturday, collecting pledges to shave their heads for pediatric cancer research.  FMIG sponsored each member with $50 each.  M4s Trevin Mayabb, Lincoln Sheets, and Lane Wilson teamed up with M3 Tim Perkins on the team Psychogenic Alopecia.  M2 Alex Zweig also participated on the team Shaved by the Bell.  Psychogenic Alopecia raised more than $500, Shaved by the Bell more than $7,000!  More than $27,000 in total was raised for the event!
Psychogenic Alopecia takes the stage.

M3 Tim Perkins

M4 Trevin Mayabb

M4 Lane Wilson

Psychogenic Alopecia after the shave.


Match Day 2011

On Thursday, March 17th, seventeen M4s matched into family medicine programs!

Blake Barnes - Mizzou
Mark Barnett - Mizzou
Emily Doucette - Mizzou
Nathan Granneman - Mizzou
Kim Kaiser - Mizzou
Phillip Kelchen - Sioux Falls Family Medicine, Sioux Falls, SD
Marianne Lopez - University of Colorado, Denver, CO
Katie Malan - Halifax Medical Center, Daytona Beach, FL
Trevin Mayabb - Texas A&M - Scott & White, Temple, TX
Ashley Millham - Mizzou
Linsey Monaghan - Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Joey Schuerger - Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN
Amanda Shipp - Mizzou
Matt Simmons - University of Kansas, Witchita, KS
Lane Wilson - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Haley Wolf - Cox Medical Centers, Springfield, MO