Association of Departments of Family Medicine

About ADFM

The Association of Departments of Family Medicine( is devoted to transforming care, education, and research to promote health equity and improve the health of the nation. ADFM is comprised of the Chairs (ADFM Members) and Senior Administrators (ADFM Associate Members) of Departments of Family Medicine. Current members represent 150 Departments of Family Medicine. Founded in 1978, the organization's Annual Winter Meeting attracts more 200 institutional leaders within larger Academic Medical Centers who are leading innovations in clinical care delivery, education of medical students, training of residents, and research.