ST. PAUL, MINN. – Oct. 8, 2019 – United Family Medicine (UFM) CEO Melissa Parker will leave her role to focus on a new career opportunity, and UFM board member Ann Nyakundi will serve as interim CEO while the board searches for a permanent replacement. Nyakundi will leave the board and transition to her interim CEO role effective Oct. 29, and Parker will depart Oct. 30.
Free for the whole family! Join us August 8th as we celebrate our unique West 7th community and National Health Center Week.
Listen to live music from local bands. Walk through a giant super colon. Eat food from delicious food trucks or free tastings from local vendors. Witness fire fighters rappel off the roof in an emergency evacuation demo, free face painting and wacky hair, bounce house obstacle course races, and plenty of other family friendly activities. Dunk your favorite UFM provider or staff member in the Dunk-A-Doc Dunk Tank. Blood pressure and glucose checks will be offered free! Learn bike safety at the bike rodeo and win a new bike helmet.
United Family Medicine CEO Melissa Parker joined Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan for a round table discussion on healthcare along on May 24 in St. Paul.
Each year, United Family Medicine (UFM) residents look forward to the opportunity to share their stories and the collective impact of their Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) projects with the community. Residents develop a project in the first year of their training that allows them to embrace a specific area of interest, learn about the communities’ health needs and partner with community agencies.