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2022 Family & Community Medicine Senior Awards Recipients

April 28, 2022

Each spring, the Department of Family and Community Medicine presents several scholarships to graduating students and during the Long School of Medicine’s Annual Senior Awards Dinner. Learn more about each award Congratulations to our 2022 Senior Awards Recipients!



LSOM 2022 STAR Educators

Three Faculty from Family Medicine Selected as 2022 STAR Educator Recipients

January 19, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Fozia Ali, Dr. Nehman Andry and Dr. Miguel Palacios who were selected as 2022 STAR Educator Recipients of the Long School of Medicine!   Dr. Fozia Ali Associate Professor Department of Family and Community Medicine Read the Nomination Submission             Dr. Nehman Andry Associate Professor Department of […]



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Carlos Roberto Jaén appointed to U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

January 19, 2022

Congratulations are in order for our Chair, Dr. Carlos Roberto Jaén, who will serve on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force over the next four years! Dr. Jaén occupies the Dr. and Mrs. James L. Holly Distinguished Chair in our health science center’s Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine. His focus areas […]



Congratulations to Dr. Manuel Oscós-Sanchez!

January 11, 2022

Please join us in congratulating Professor Manuel Oscós-Sanchez on his election as President of the premier international adolescent health organization, Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM).  SAHM is a multidisciplinary association of health professionals. Membership is open to all health professionals throughout the world who are involved in service, teaching, or research concerned with […]


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Congratulations Dr. Ogbeide! 2021 Health Care Hero Honoree!

October 26, 2021

We’re pleased to announce that Dr. Stacy Ogbeide was recently featured in the San Antonio Business Journal’s 2021 Health Care Heros Awards.  She was nominated by the Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine, Dr. Carlos Roberto Jaén, and he was motivated to do so because Dr. Ogbeide is  “A consummate mentor and […]




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4th-year Medical Student Inducted into Prestigious Pisacano Foundation Leadership Program

October 4, 2021

We are excited to announce that current 4th-year medical student, Garrett Kneese, has been inducted into the Pisacano Foundation Leadership Program.  He is one of 9 scholars selected as a 2021 Pisacano Scholar. He is the first UT Health San Antonio medical student selected as a Pisacano Scholar since the start of the program in […]



Congrats to FCM Resident Dr. Alexis Ramos!

February 4, 2021

Alexis Ramos, MD (PGY1) reflects on the impact of being a Family Medicine resident during the the COVID-19 pandemic in the Special Issue (COVID-19 and Racial Injustice) of Family, Systems & Health. Thank you Dr. Ramos for sharing your personal experience and we’re grateful to have you on our team! Ramos, A. J. (2020). COVID […]



2021 STFM Student Scholarships Announced!

November 24, 2020

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2020 FUTURE Magazine

“The Future of Innovation in Primary Care” featured in FUTURE Magazine

November 10, 2020

Featured in the 2020 Edition of FUTURE Magazine, Carlos Roberto Jaén, MD, PhD, and Robert L. Ferrer, MD, MPH, FAAFP are recognized for their contributions in pioneering the Advanced Primary Care model.  This innovative model has been used to overcome patients’ health challenges that are not accounted for in the current Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). […]