July 3 - August 1 I 2020

AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Students

New Location : Anywhere You Are

July 30 — August 1, 2020

In light of COVID-19 and with respect to the health and safety of all involved, National Conference is going virtual. The AAFP is committed to investing in the students and residents that represent the future of family medicine. Thanks to innovative technology, this can’t-miss event will continue to offer attendees educational workshops, inspiring main stage sessions, access to family medicine residency programs, and more.

Connect with your peers and join us at National Conference—from anywhere you are.

Main Stage Sessions

Experience inspiring insights from passionate family physicians, sharing what it means to be in the full-scope of family medicine.

Deborah Clements, MD and
Kristina Diaz, MD

Advice for a virtual Match environment

Shawn Martin and
Farzad Mostashari, MD, ScM

Broad-scope family medicine now and in the future

Renee Crichlow, MD
Michael J. Sevilla, MD
Joedrecka S. Brown Speights, MD
Tamieka Howell, MD

Storyteller Session: First-hand accounts of family medicine’s community impact

About National Conference

AAFP has hosted students and residents at National Conference for 46 years—and the tradition continues as a virtual event.  At National Conference you can advance your knowledge, make connections and learn what’s on the horizon for family medicine. Just like with the live conference, the virtual platform will allow you to tailor your experience to best meet your needs and will include:

Family medicine encompasses all areas of medicine, and National Conference is the only place where you can explore your unique interests and learn just what it means to be a part of it all.

Who Attends?

National Conference brings together many of the most promising medical students and residents, who all share a passion for family medicine and a common goal—becoming the best physician possible.

Medical Students

Medical Students

Explore what family medicine is all about with programming designed to enhance your family medicine education. Prepare for clinical rotations in the current COVID-19 environment, visit one-on-one with residency programs before applying through ERAS, and get inspiration you need for transitioning to residency.



Refine clinical skills throughs sessions relevant to residents, meet virtually with potential employers, learn about post-residency opportunities, and prepare to transition into practice with confidence.

Virtual Expo Hall

The National Conference expo hall is the place to visit with nearly 400 family medicine residency programs, connect with potential employers, and gather information you need to make informed career decisions. As a virtual expo hall, attendees can easily find programs and exhibitors they want to connect with based on areas of interest, geography, and more. Plus, schedule one-on-one virtual appointments with more dedicated expo hall hours.

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Find out how your residency program or company can reach thousands of medical students and residents at one time and all in one place.

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