About Our Program

The Family Medicine Residency program is a community-based residency program located in Vancouver, Washington.  It is part of the University of Washington Affiliated Family Practice Residency Network and sponsored by PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

Mission and Objectives

The primary mission of the residency program is to train family physicians for the future while enhancing the health and well-being of our community. In addition, the program is intended to provide a service to the community by meeting the medical and health care needs of the medically underserved in the Vancouver area.

Areas of Concentration

Our program provides several areas of concentration for residents to focus in a particular area of interest during their second and third year of residency.

  • Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine
  • Maternal Child Health (OB)
  • HIV
  • Integrative Medicine

Living in the Pacific Northwest

When residents are not busy learning, they can often be found outdoors, exploring the Pacific Northwest or just 10 miles south, soaking up the culturally and culinarily-rich city of Portland, Oregon.