Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine volunteer faculty member awarded teaching honor

MatthewWeimerMathew Weimer, M.D., a family physician in Milton who completed a family medicine residency at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, is among a select group of physicians honored by the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation for his commitment to education in the field of family medicine.

Weimer was selected to receive a 2013 Pfizer Teacher Development Award based on his scholastic achievement, leadership qualities and dedication to family medicine.   He was nominated by colleagues in the  Department of Family Medicine where he is currently a part-time instructor.  He serves as a volunteer clinical faculty member with the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.

This is the third consecutive year a MU Family Medicine residency graduate has received the prestigious award. In 2012, Dr. Jason Hudak was given the award and in 2011, Dr. Scott Davis was recognized.