Resident Representative to the Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors (AFMRD)

Opportunity Summary

Term: September 1, 2017-August 31, 2018

Application Deadline: TBD

Focus: Family medicine residency training

Time Commitment: Moderate to substantial (meetings, communication)

Travel: Yes

NOTE: This position is filled. Applications will be accepted in 2018 for the 2018-2019 term. For information on the amount of travel associated with this position, check out the meeting calendar below, which reflects the current representative’s anticipated schedule of activities.

Gain non-profit board leadership experience and mentoring from established leaders in family medicine.

Responsibilities

  • Inform and provide a resident perspective to program directors on environmental issues impacting residents and their education
  • Attend required AFMRD Board Meetings
  • Participate in monthly conference calls of the AFMRD Board of Directors
  • Provide written reports as requested
  • Attend National Conference to gather information on resident issues

Eligibility Criteria

  • PGY2 or PGY3 at the beginning of the term in September 2017

Time commitment away from residency: 15-17 days

Meeting Schedule

MEETING DATES LOCATION
MEETING : AFMRD Fall Board Meeting
DATES : September 6-9, 2017
LOCATION : Nashville, TN
MEETING : AFMRD Winter Board Meeting
DATES : January 10-13, 2018
LOCATION : Kansas City, MO
MEETING : Program Directors Workshop and AFMRD Board Meeting during the Residency Education Symposium
DATES : March 22, 2018
LOCATION : Kansas City, MO
MEETING : National ConferenceDATES : August 2-4, 2018LOCATION : Kansas City, MO

Opportunity Summary

Term: September 1, 2017-August 31, 2018

Application Deadline: TBD

Focus: Family medicine residency training

Time Commitment: Moderate to substantial (meetings, communication)

Travel: Yes