March 22, 2022

Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences Research Day set for April 21

The Wayne State University Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences will conduct its sixth annual Research Day on April 21 from 8:30 to 11 a.m.

Open to the School of Medicine community, the event will recognize scholarly work by students, residents, faculty and collaborators, along with poster presentations.

Edward Bujold, M.D.

Keynote speaker Edward Bujold, M.D., FAAFP, a 1977 graduate of School of Medicine, will present "The Life of a Clinician/Researcher: Why would you want to become one?"

Named “One of America’s Best Family Doctors” by the Consumer Research Council of America, Dr. Bujold is the owner of Granite Falls Family Medical Care Center in North Carolina. He has been providing personalized, leading edge family medicine for more than 25 years.

After receiving his medical degree, he completed a Family Medicine Residency at Andrews Air Force Base, Walter Reed Army Hospital and Bethesda Naval Hospital in Washington, D.C. He completed additional training in Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. During both residencies, he was appointed chief resident.

Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and a fellow of the American Academy of Family Practice, Dr. Bujold also serves as chief medical officer of KPN Health Analytics Inc. The corporation provides software solutions and advisory services to health care organizations.

Research Day 2022 will be shown via Zoom, with a link provided upon RSVP to

For more information, including an agenda, and list of speakers and topics visit

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