Manju Thothala Dr. Manju Thothala, now beginning her third year of residency training at Union Hospital, was honored at the American Geriatrics Society national conference that took place in mid-May in Orlando, Florida. Dr. Thothala submitted an academic poster entitled, "Readmissions - Does it increase with age?" Her poster won first place in the category of Research on Health Services and Public Policy at the Resident's Poster Session. Her research was a follow up to a third place finish at last year's conference in the same category for her poster entitled, "Is there an Association Between Advancing Age and Readmission Rate?" Click here to view Dr. Thothala's poster.

 

 

 

Click here to listen to the residency's Program Dr. McDonald, Program DirectorDirector, Dr. Steve McDonald, discuss his experience as one of the first residents in the Union Hospital Family Medicine Residency and his new role as the residency's program director.

The Family Medicine Residency Program at Union Hospital celebrated Match day on March 20th, 2015. Match day is an annual occasion when the announcement of the results of the NRMP - National Residents Matching Program - are made and graduating medical students learn where they will be spending the next three or more years for their residency training.  

The Match pairs graduating medical students with residency programs throughout the US. The 2018 Class of residents includes: (Pictured from L to R) Amy Laib, American University of the Caribbean; Christopher Walker, American University of the Caribbean; Kenneth "Rex" Reece, St. George's University; Angela Hatfield, Indiana University - Terre Haute; Jonathan Dario, University of the East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center; Andre Anderson, Ross University; Jansen Mallari, University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine.

Class of 2018

MeghanWilliams

Meghan Williams, Pharm.D., BCPS, has joined the staff at Union Hospital's Family Medicine Center Meghan Williams, Pharm.D, BCPS(FMC) as a full-time Clinical Pharmacist. Williams, a Terre Haute native, has been at Union since 2011 as an Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist. In that role, she was also involved in the education of Union's pharmacy residents, serving as a preceptor during the residents' cardiology and nutrition support rotations. Similarly, in her new position, she will serve as Pharmacy faculty for the Family Medicine Residency.

Seven new residents joined the Union Hospital Family Medicine Residency in June. Click here to meet the class of 2017. 

Class of 2017

 

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the body responsible for accrediting the majority of graduate medical training programs, , has approved the plans for the relocation of Union Hospital's Family Medicine Center and the Family Medicine Residency.

The current facility is 11,500 square feet and includes 15 examination rooms, two minor surgery rooms and a laboratory. It is located within a block of Union Hospital. The center averages 2000 visits each month with approximately 1000 families enrolled as patients in the Family Medicine Center. Approved plans include a move into the Professional Office Building, an 18,000 square foot facility attached to Union Hospital, with the ability to house 25 exam rooms.

This approval is one more in an exciting series of events marking significant progress in the Union Hospital Family Medicine Residency. It furthers the Residency's Vision of becoming the premier Family Medicine residency in the Midwest.

Manju ThothalaIn May Dr. Manju Thothala was honored at the American Geriatrics Association national meeting that took place in Orlando, Florida. At the conference, Dr. Thotala submitted an academic poster entitled, "Is there an Association Between Advancing Age and Readmission Rate?". Her poster achieved a third place award in the category of Research on Health Services and Public Policy at the Residents Poster Session. 

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Vicki Miller 
Residency Coordinator 
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