AAFP Student & Resident Leadership Opportunities
The American Academy of Family Physicians highly values the contributions made by family medicine residents and medical students and recognizes the importance of training future leaders of medicine. It is one of the few specialty organizations to actively enlist resident and student members in leadership roles.
Interested in AAFP's "National Conference" of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students?
Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute for Med students & Family Medicine Residents - application deadline March 1st - INFORMATION HERE
Maine Family Medicine Residency Programs
There are four Family Medicine Residency Programs in Maine - listing with contact information HERE
MAFP & AAFP Membership for Family Medicine Residents
FM Residents can join both the AAFP & MAFP easily with one application form. (Check with your Residency, most pay the membership fee)
Medical Student Membership in MAFP & AAFP - FREE! apply HERE
Students applying for student membership must be enrolled in medical or osteopathic school approved by an appropriate United States accrediting institution as defined by Academy's Commission on Education.
AAFP Student Membership Dues:
Student membership is FREE for medical students who are enrolled in a Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) of an Americal Osteopathic Association's COmmission on Osteopathic College Accrediatation (AOA COCA) accredited medical school.
Membership terminates upon graduation. If you desire to maintain AAFP Membership, you must reapply for Resident status.
For students attending an international medical school, the AAFP offers a membership option tailored to meet your specific needs. To apply, please complete and submit an online AAFP Student membership application or you may download, print, complete and submit an AAFP Student membership application. Please indicate your medical school name and address, as well as completing your contact information as indicated on the form.