The mission of the Morehouse School of Medicine’s Family Medicine Residency is to:
- Train residents to become competent and excellent family physicians to serve underserved populations.
- Provide training in behavioral medicine and family dynamics to foster the physician’s awareness of the importance of the family unit in treating the patient.
- Provide physician-training experiences in both inpatient and outpatient care.
- Provide residents with basic skills necessary to implement preventive care and consistently educate patients about healthcare and wellness issues.