CoxHealth is pleased to announce that nine new resident physicians will join the Cox Family Medicine Residency program in 2017.
The physicians, representing a variety of medical schools, officially begin on June 16 and will serve patients at the Family Medical Care Center.
The 2017 class includes:
Lauren Branham, DO, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Evan Branscum, MD, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
James Brecheisen, MD, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Trevor Conner, DO, Oklahoma State University
Josh Gaede, MD, University of Kansas
Kyle Gillett, MD, University of Kansas
Brian Kennedy, MD University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Kelsey Layman DO, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Kayla Matzek, MD, University of Missouri
The CoxHealth-based residency program is one of its kind in the Springfield area. Established in 1987, the program helps fill both a local and nationwide need for Family Medicine physicians. It also helps physicians develop the diverse skills necessary to thrive in any practice setting, and gain substantial experience in maternity care and inpatient training.