Sarah E. Robertson, MD, the first fellow of the program, earned a bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry from Valparaiso University, in Valparaiso, Ind. She also earned her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and Doctor of Medicine from the University of Queensland School of Medicine, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, and UQ-Ochsner Clinical School in New Orleans, La. She completed a family medicine residency at the Mercyhealth Graduate Medical Education Consortium in Rockford.
Jeffrey Royce, MD, FAAFP, FAHS, a clinical assistant professor in the UICOMR Department of Family and Community Medicine, is the fellowship program’s director. A certified headache specialist, Dr. Royce uses specific techniques to treat chronic and acute headaches and he has a special interest in migraine headaches. He is a graduate of Rush Medical College who completed his family medicine residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford and is board-certified in both family medicine and headache medicine. He is a fellow of both the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Headache Society.