Find your family medicine residency in the AAFP Residency Directory.
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
Transition into Practice
Get ready for certification, and determine the next steps in your career path.
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.
Residency Program Consulting
Position Your Program for Excellence with Residency Program Solutions
Check out a list of organizations that accept medical students and residents for international service.
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As a student member of the AAFP, you can access the award-winning, clinical journal, American Family Physician.
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Participate in National Primary Care Week with resources from the AAFP.
Watch family medicine leaders discuss hot topics in health care in this video series.
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