Family Medicine Resident Training

FM resident publication in JAOA

Congratulations to second year family medicine resident Tristan Reynolds, DO, who is the lead author on an article recently published in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. Tristan was an assistant clinical professor at UNECOM prior to entering family medicine residency. “Report on 7 year’s experience implementing an undergraduate medical curriculum for osteopathic medical […]

Maine-Dartmouth Publishes!

Extending a big congratulations to family medicine grad Kylene MacKillop MD, faculty members Jon Karnes MD, Maulik Dhandha MD, and Amy Trelease-Bell MD, and director Raj Woolever MD for their recent publications on dermatology topics: MacKillop K, deKay J, Karnes J. Red painful nodules in a hospitalized patient. Journal of Family Practice. 2020;69(3):155-157. Dhandha MM. […]

O’Connor & Bowling Publication

Please join us in congratulating Alane O’Connor DNP and Nate Bowling MD for the recent publication of their article Initial management of incarcerated pregnant women with opioid use disorder in the Journal of Correctional Health Care. In Dr. O’Connor’s words, “this document represents a system-wide effort to create an evidence based treatment protocol for a […]

Maine NP State Award Winner

Please join us in congratulating Alane O’Connor, DNP, FNP who was recently awarded Maine’s NP State Award for Excellence by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. This honor is bestowed on an individual nurse practitioner in each state who has demonstrated excellence in NP clinical practice. Alane will be recognized by the AANP at their […]

Faculty present at AAFP Global Health Summit

Annually since 2014, faculty and residents from Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency travel to Honduras to provide primary care services in Colomancagua and five surrounding communities. Faculty physicians Julia McDonald and Jenny Pisculli  delivered a presentation at the AAFP Global Health Summit in Albuquerque recently to share information about how this opportunity was created and cultivated; […]

Dr. Criswell Presents at FASEB Scientific Conference

Second year resident physician Dr. Rachel Criswell delivered an invited presentation in West Palm Beach, FL on her work in toxicants and breast milk composition. Her talk “Persistent environmental toxicants in human health outcomes” was given at a Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) scientific research conference dedicated to the science of human […]

Maine 2019 Family Physician of the Year

Congratulations to Maine-Dartmouth faculty member Dr. Julia McDonald for being honored by the Maine Academy of Family Physicians (MAFP) as Maine’s Family Physician of the Year! Dr. McDonald’s nomination specifically notes her perseverance, depth, passion, and dedication for her patients. “She actually listens…She meets patients in the moment, on their ground, and develops a plan […]

Work featured in NEJM

We wish to recognize a publication this week in the New England Journal of Medicine co-authored by two physicians from the Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency.  Cheryl Seymour MD, faculty at the residency, and Carrie Griffin DO, a 2015 residency alum, have written a case analysis entitled:  “Structural Differential – A 32 Year Old Man with […]

Dr. Pisculli recognized by MaineGeneral

Huge congratulations to Maine-Dartmouth faculty member Dr. Jenny Pisculli for being the recipient of MaineGeneral’s AWESOME award: “Jenny Pisculli, MD, a physician with Maine Dartmouth Family Practice and also a hospitalist at the Alfond Center for Health, recently received MaineGeneral’s AWESOME (Award-Winning Exemplary Scholar of Medical Excellence) Award for the excellent care she provides, her […]