Medical School & Residency


Getting Into Residency

The AAFP’s Strolling Through the Match can help you prepare for your residency interviews with valuable information and tips for every aspect of the process.

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Why family medicine?

Explore a Career in Family Medicine

Why become a family physician? Get information on this important and rewarding path in medicine.

Attending Medical School

Begin Your Medical Education

Learn what you can expect as you apply to and move through your training in medical school.

Get Involved with an FMIG

Family Medicine Interest Groups

Connect with peers and engage with the family medicine specialty during medical school.

Preparing for Residency

Select a Family Medicine Residency

Find a program that meets your goals, prepare for the application process, and understand how the MATCH to residency works.

In Residency & Beyond

For Advisors and Educators

For Pre-Med & Medical School Educators

Access information on the family medicine specialty to share with your advisees.

For Residency Program Directors & Staff

Use these resources to support your residents and your program.

Board Review Questions

Prepare to pass with these free AAFP Board Review questions.

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Journal Access

Gain members-only access to the award-winning AAFP clinical journal.

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National Conference

This is the place to learn how family medicine lets you be you. Scholarships are available.

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Global Health

Help the underserved and facilitate the global development of family medicine.

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