Mary Jo Welker, MD recently received the Family Physician of the Year Award from the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians
(OAFP). This award honors a doctor “who meets and exceeds the criteria of being an
outstanding family physician role model; maintaining high professional
standards and service orientations; providing high quality and family-centered,
continuing health care; and being active in community, education or other
public affairs. She serves as the executive director of the primary care
network, associate dean for primary care, and chair of the Department of Family
Medicine at OSU.