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WWAMI Idaho Offices

Idaho WWAMI 1st & 2nd Year

Physical Address:
121 W. Sweet Avenue
Moscow, ID 83844-4061

Mailing Address:

WWAMI Medical Education Program
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4061
Moscow, ID 83844-4061

Jeff Seegmiller, Ed.D., Director
Jeffreys@uidaho.edu

Rayme Geidl, M.D., Associate Director
rgeidl@uidaho.edu

Peter Fuerst, Ph.D., Associate Director of Curriculum
fuerst@uidaho.edu
208-885-7512

Dustin Worth, D.O., Clinical Medicine Coordinator
dworth@uidaho.edu

Marlane Martonick, Program Manager
marlanem@uidaho.edu

Whitney Vincent, TRUST and Academic Coordinator
wvincent@uidaho.edu

Stephanie Neal, Financial Specialist
stephanien@uidaho.edu

Dawna MacFarlane, Administrative Coordinator
dmacfarlane@uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-6696

Fax: 208-885-7910

Email: wwami@uidaho.edu

Web: WWAMI Medical Education Program

Idaho WWAMI Clinical & Explore and Focus Phase

Physical Address:

Idaho WWAMI Medical Education Program
322 E. Front Street, Suite 590
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-364-4544
Fax: 208-334-2344
Email: idwwami@uw.edu
Web: Idaho WWAMI Clinical Office

Mary Barinaga, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Dean of Regional Affairs
Idaho TRUST Co-Director
barinm@uw.edu
208-364-4548

Frank Batcha, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Dean of Regional Affairs
Idaho TRUST Co-Director
batchf@uw.edu
208-364-4546

Sarah Keshian
Program Operations Administrator
sarakesh@uw.edu
208-364-4546

Chelsea Frisbee
Program Operations Specialist
cfrisbee@uw.edu
208-364-4544

Lydia Carbis
Medical Student Service Coordinator
Lydia.Carbis@va.gov
carbisl@uw.edu
208-422-1000 Ext 7642
208-332-4414

TRUST | Targeted Rural Underserved Track

TRUST provides an exceptional educational experience to prepare students for future practice in underserved or rural communities.

After completing the TRUST admission process, TRUST scholars are matched with continuity communities in Idaho and benefit from the expertise of physician preceptors over the course of their medical school career. 

TRUST helps generate a physician workforce specifically trained for underserved areas. Involvement with existing UW programs, such as the Rural Underserved Opportunities Program (RUOP) and the WWAMI Rural Integrated Training Experience (WRITE), in addition to unique curricular elements, allow TRUST scholars to immerse themselves in the care of the underserved. 

For more information, please visit UW School of Medicine: TRUST

How Do I Apply?

Qualified University of Washington School of Medicine WWAMI applicants will have the opportunity to apply to the Idaho TRUST program within their secondary application materials. 

The secondary application is available only through the University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM).

The Application Process

Idaho TRUST applicants must submit all application materials, as with all University of Washington School of Medicine applicants, to the UWSOM Admissions Office by December 1. Materials received after this date will not be considered.

Interviews usually occur mid to late January. Please pay close attention to the information provided by UWSOM admissions once you have been selected for an interview.

Idaho TRUST Scholars will be notified of their admission status no later than one week after the TRUST interview. Applicants not accepted for the TRUST program may be considered for regular admission into the Idaho WWAMI program.

While TRUST Scholars preferences will be taken into account, the TRUST Selection Committee will make the final decision on continuity community site assignments in Idaho.

For more information, please visit UW School of Medicine: TRUST

Idaho WWAMI TRUST Leadership

Foundations Site

Rayme Geidl, M.D.
208-885-0115
rgeidl@uidaho.edu

Clinical Office

Mary Barinaga, M.D.
208-364-4544
barinm@uw.edu

Frank Batcha, M.D.
208-720-9363
batchaf@uw.edu

WWAMI Idaho Offices

Idaho WWAMI 1st & 2nd Year

Physical Address:
121 W. Sweet Avenue
Moscow, ID 83844-4061

Mailing Address:

WWAMI Medical Education Program
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4061
Moscow, ID 83844-4061

Jeff Seegmiller, Ed.D., Director
Jeffreys@uidaho.edu

Rayme Geidl, M.D., Associate Director
rgeidl@uidaho.edu

Peter Fuerst, Ph.D., Associate Director of Curriculum
fuerst@uidaho.edu
208-885-7512

Dustin Worth, D.O., Clinical Medicine Coordinator
dworth@uidaho.edu

Marlane Martonick, Program Manager
marlanem@uidaho.edu

Whitney Vincent, TRUST and Academic Coordinator
wvincent@uidaho.edu

Stephanie Neal, Financial Specialist
stephanien@uidaho.edu

Dawna MacFarlane, Administrative Coordinator
dmacfarlane@uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-6696

Fax: 208-885-7910

Email: wwami@uidaho.edu

Web: WWAMI Medical Education Program

Idaho WWAMI Clinical & Explore and Focus Phase

Physical Address:

Idaho WWAMI Medical Education Program
322 E. Front Street, Suite 590
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-364-4544
Fax: 208-334-2344
Email: idwwami@uw.edu
Web: Idaho WWAMI Clinical Office

Mary Barinaga, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Dean of Regional Affairs
Idaho TRUST Co-Director
barinm@uw.edu
208-364-4548

Frank Batcha, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Dean of Regional Affairs
Idaho TRUST Co-Director
batchf@uw.edu
208-364-4546

Sarah Keshian
Program Operations Administrator
sarakesh@uw.edu
208-364-4546

Chelsea Frisbee
Program Operations Specialist
cfrisbee@uw.edu
208-364-4544

Lydia Carbis
Medical Student Service Coordinator
Lydia.Carbis@va.gov
carbisl@uw.edu
208-422-1000 Ext 7642
208-332-4414