Past Winners: Top Ten Awards

The American Academy of Family Physicians annually recognizes 10 U.S. allopathic medical schools that have achieved the highest proportion of their medical school graduates going to family medicine residencies in the U.S.

The following information represents a history of past Top Ten Award recipient medical schools.

2014 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 23.3%
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 19.2%
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 19%
Medical School: University of Missouri School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.8%
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.6%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18%
Medical School: University of Washington School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.6%
Medical School: University of Nebraska College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.7%
Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public HealthPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.5%
Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.9%

2013 Top Ten Awards

Note: To accommodate the changing nature of the medical school environment with the introduction of more geographically separated medical school campuses, the AAFP named 12 recipients of the 2013 Top Ten Awards.

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.9%
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.8%
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.5%
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.1%
Medical School: Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.5%
Medical School: University of New Mexico School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.3%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.3%
Medical School: University of Arizona College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.2%
Medical School: University of Washington School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.2%
Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.1%
Medical School: University of California-Davis School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.8%
Medical School: University of Missouri School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.4%

2012 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.9%
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.4%
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.1%
Medical School: Uniformed Services University of Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.2%
Medical School: Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.8%
Medical School: The University of New Mexico School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.2%
Medical School: University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.9%
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.4%
Medical School: University of Washington School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.3%
Medical School: Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South DakotaPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.2%

2011 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 19.6%
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.9%
Medical School: University of New Mexico School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.1%
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.3%
Medical School: Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.3%
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.8%
Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.8%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.6%
Medical School: Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.3%
Medical School: Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South DakotaPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15%

2010 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.4%
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 19.2%
Medical School: Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South DakotaPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.9%
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.6%
Medical School: West Virginia University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.5%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.3%
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.2%
Medical School: University of Nevada School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.8%
Medical School: James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.5%
Medical School: University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 14.6%

2009 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 20.3%
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 19.1%
Medical School: West Virginia University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.8%
Medical School: Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.8%
Medical School: Florida State University College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.8%
Medical School: James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.7%
Medical School: Loma Linda University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.4%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.3%
Medical School: Southern Illinois University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.3%
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.8%

2008 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 21%
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 19.1%
Medical School: Southern Illinois University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.7%
Medical School: Florida State University College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.9%
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.8%
Medical School: Loma Linda University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.1%
Medical School: Morehouse School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.8%
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.5%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.1%
Medical School: West Virginia University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.5%

2007 Top Ten Awards

Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine
Medical School: University of Kansas School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 21.7%
Medical School: University of Missouri School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 18.2%
Medical School: University of Arkansas College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.9%
Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Percentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.4%
Medical School: Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 17.2%
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical SchoolPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.8%
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.5%
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina UniversityPercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 16.4%
Medical School: University of Oklahoma College of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.7%
Medical School: Loma Linda University School of MedicinePercentage of Graduates Entering Family Medicine: 15.6%