News & Events

Student Poster Presentation, UNE IPEC

UNECOM core clinical student Lauren DeMaris presented a poster on an interprofessional approach to home visits on May 1 at the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) Poster Session in Innovation 104, held at UNE’s Portland campus. The event provided an opportunity for student teams from the Interprofessional Team Immersion, Student-Led Mini-Grants, and Service Learning community projects […]

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 […]

Dr. Mickool Selected for International Interprofessional Policy Development Workgroup

We wish to recognize our University of New England pharmacy colleague Dr. Dan Mickool for being selected to serve on the policy development working group of the Global Confederation for Interprofessional Education & Collaborative Practice. Dr. Mickool is the only pharmacist chosen, and one of 5 Americans among 35 international work group members. The policy […]

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 […]

ONMM at OPTI Fall Program

ONMM residents joined ONMM faculty and osteopathic family medicine residents and faculty at NEOMEN-OPTI’s fall education program in Bangor.  The Northeast Osteopathic Medical Education Network Osteopathic Postdoctoral Training Institution sponsors regular hands-on training opportunities to enhance the manual medicine skills of both faculty and learners.

Student Spotlight

UNECOM core clinical student Justine Lazatin presented a poster on medical student and physician burnout and resiliency at the New England College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine conference held in Newton, Massachusetts. Her work was mentored by Dr. Kenji Saito, the medical director of workplace health at MaineGeneral Medical Center. Justine is in her third […]

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 […]

Winner of 2018 DeJong Prize

Dr. Elizabeth “Libby” Abbas was selected as the 2018 recipient of the “Dr. Russell DeJong Excellence in Scholarship” award at MDFMR’s Scholarly Activity Symposium. Dr. Abbas’s presentation, IVIg vs Steroid in the Treatment of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis, described a patient case which had been presented as a poster at the Maine Chapter of the Society of Hospital […]