Webcast: Advocacy in Medical School
After you watch this webinar, use the AAFP’s advocacy resources to stay informed and get involved:
Join the Family Medicine Action Network
Unite with others in family medicine and stay informed of grassroots advocacy strategies to advance change.
Attend National Conference
Learn to write resolutions, participate in the Student Congress, and watch recommendations become AAFP Policy.
Use our Advocacy Toolkit
Our toolkit outlines ways to get involved. Whether you want to meet with your legislator or engage online, our toolkit has resources for you.
Participate in the Family Medicine Advocacy Summit
Learn how to lobby, and then go do it. Students can attend this conference in Washington, DC, each spring. Several scholarships are offered.
Learn More About Family Medicine
- Read about a typical day as a family physician.
- Attend the AAFP’s National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students.
- Download our guide to mastering the Match process.
- Find a residency program.
- See answers to students' FAQs about family medicine.
Access more resources from the AAFP—become a member!
One in four medical students joins the AAFP. We offer valuable benefits and opportunities aimed at helping you get the most out of your time in medical school.
Membership is free for U.S. medical students.
Sign up today to start exploring family medicine.