Faculty Training

Understanding Health Systems

STFM Health Systems Courses

These online courses and resources were compiled and developed by an STFM task force to help faculty and residents:

  • Understand how decisions are made in health systems
  • Advocate for business-based solutions that incorporate the needs of medical education, family medicine, and health systems

STFM Health Systems Curriculum Task Force Members

  • Arch G Mainous III, PhD (Task Force Chair), University of Florida
  • Margaret Baumgarten, MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Jonathan Lichkus, MD, MPH, Greater Lawrence Family Health Center 
  • Sabrina Mitchell, DO, St Mary’s Family Medicine Residency
  • Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
  • Mary Theobald, MBA, Society of teachers of Family Medicine

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