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

Join the AAFP

Save time and money, connect with your colleagues, and give your specialty a voice. And as a new physician (fewer than seven years out of residency), you receive additional discounts on AAFP products.

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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 and state 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.