Resident Programming

Thinking beyond residency? This programming is specifically designed to be of specific interest to residents, including those preparing to transition into practice. Workshop topics include exploration of career options, evaluating and negotiating employment agreements, fellowships, financial information and tips for easing into practice.

Career Planning

  • NEW Easing into Medical Practice after Residency: Tips for Your Successful Transition
  • NEW Essential Principles of Family Medicine That You Need in Global Health
  • Fellowships in Family Medicine
  • Financial Responsibilities: From Educational Debt to Financial Independence
  • NEW Introduction to Careers in Academic Family Medicine
  • NEW Patient- and Community-Centered Care in the Rural Landscape: Is It Great to Be a Small-Town Doc?
  • NEW Understanding and Negotiating Your First Employment Agreement

Clinical Skills

  • NEW Integrative Medicine: A Key Addition to the Medical Home
  • Maternal Care and Childbirth in Family Medicine
  • NEW Outpatient Emergency Management: What to Do When the Emergency Happens Outside the Emergency Room
  • NEW Residents as Teachers
  • NEW Wilderness Medicine: Thriving and Surviving in the Outdoors

Health Policy and Advocacy

  • NEW Choosing Wisely®: Conversations with Your Patients about Unnecessary Interventions
  • NEW Improving the Health of Your Community: Population Health Competencies for Family Physicians

Practice Management

  • NEW New Skills for 21st Century Family Physicians
  • NEW Playing Well in the Sandbox: Working with Interdisciplinary Teams


  • NEW Family Medicine Cares Resident Service Award Presentation
  • NEW Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters: Important 2014 Studies That May Change Your Practice
  • Resident Research Grant Paper Presentations

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Thursday, August 7 - Saturday, August 9, 2014

Kansas City Convention Center

Kansas City, MO