Medical School & Residency


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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

Considering Medical School

Get information about medical school, and what it takes to become a family physician.

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

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

Proactively assess your program. Implement critical improvements. Keep pace with changes in the GME environment. 

Global Health Opportunities

Discover how you can help underserved populations through global family medicine.

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Do you read your AFP?

As a student member of the AAFP, you can access the award-winning, clinical journal, American Family Physician.

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Choosing a Residency Program

Get the information you need to successfully complete the residency program selection process.

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Board Review Questions

Study like a family physician with these free AAFP Board review questions.

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