Become a Member

Member Benefits
  • Access to American Family Physician (AFP), Family Practice Management (FPM), and Annals of Family Medicine
  • Educational, professional, and local resources available on a national and state level
  • Discounts on family-medicine specific CME, self-study, live courses, meetings, and more
  • Board Review practice questions

Invest in your career. Join the AAFP.

Join today and start enjoying the many valuable benefits offered to AAFP Members. While standing with 115,900 of your peers in advancing family medicine, you’ll have exclusive access to our CME reporting service, discounts on hundreds of courses and products, and leading-edge career and practice support.

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Active Membership

Save time and money, connect with your colleagues, and give your specialty a voice. Take advantage of:

  • CME reporting tool
  • Practice enhancement resources
  • Discounts on CME

Resident Membership

Make the most of your medical career with valuable resources included in your resident membership. Benefit from:

  • Directories of family residency programs and fellowships
  • International family medicine opportunities
  • The FPM Toolbox, including tools for family medicine practice management

Student Membership

Find out if family medicine is right for you with a FREE student membership. Receive access to:

  • Award-winning journal, American Family Physician
  • Board review practice questions
  • National chapter support
  • Leadership opportunities and scholarships

Supporting Membership

Invest in family medicine with a supporting membership. Enrich and enhance the specialty by:

  • Participating in important and beneficial activities
  • Exhibiting your commitment and lending your expertise

International Membership

Practice family medicine around the world and maintain your connection to the specialty in the United States. Continue your contact with:

  • Quality family medicine education resources
  • Direct network to your colleagues here and abroad
  • Assets to strengthen the voice of family physicians worldwide.

Rejoining the AAFP

Has it been a while since you were a member? Welcome back to the AAFP.


Inactive Members

Retired from practicing medicine or unable to practice at this time? You have an option to continue your membership.


Become a Life Member

Have you been an AAFP member for 20 years or more? Consider becoming a life member.