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When you’re just starting your career in family medicine, there’s a lot to learn. But over time, you figure out how to manage tricky diagnoses, insurance companies, and long hours. The AAFP understands those challenges and is here to offer services and support you can’t get anywhere else.

Member Welcome Center

Start here to find out what your AAFP membership has to offer.

Member Benefits

Explore the benefits and discounts available to AAFP members.


Report CME, log procedures, and keep up with professional requirements.

New Physician Savings

Save on a variety of member-only lifelong learning and self-assessment resources.

Offered in a variety of locations throughout the year, AAFP Live CME features up-to-date, evidence-based sessions. Network with colleagues, and gain practical know-how you can apply directly to your practice—all in just a few days.

CME courses:

  • Adult Medicine
  • Care of Chronic Conditions
  • Child and Adolescent Health
  • Emergency and Urgent Care
  • Family-Centered Maternity Care
  • Family Medicine Update
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Women’s Health

What is an AAFP membership worth?

A lot—AAFP member discounts add up to more than $3,200.

Family Medicine Experience (FMX) 
The AAFP’s largest annual meeting for evidence-based, family medicine focused education presented by expert faculty.

Learn what, when, and where you want with AAFP Self-Study CME.

PerformanceNavigator®  On Demand
Develop practice solutions through individualized interventions, while maximizing your time and money—all from your home or practice.

Clinical Packages
Use AAFP clinical self-study packages to enhance your expertise and expand your knowledge on standard family medicine topics.

+ Online access and a USB flash drive combination
+ Online access only
+ USB flash drive

Clinical Topics

  • Chronic Conditions
  • Emergency and Urgent Care
  • Family Centered Maternity Care
  • Family Medicine Update
  • Selected Topics in Internal Medicine
  • Skin Problems and Diseases
  • Women’s Health

Monthly editions of FP Essentials™

FP Essentials™
1-year subscription with monthly monographs that focus on new diagnostic methods, treatments, and guidelines specific to family medicine. Receive monthly editions in-print and online, or online only, and earn up to 5 AAFP Prescribed credits each month -- up to 60 Prescribed credits per year. 

The AAFP offers a number of options to help you fulfill your ABFM certification. Choose your topic and your format–self-study or live.

Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA) Working Groups

AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Self-Study Package
Study with family physician experts on your schedule and in the format that works best for you. Recorded from the live course, the package features an evidence-based review of the core principles of family medicine.

  • FM Board Review-Self Study-Flash drive, online

FP Comprehensive™ 2018 Board Prep
Searchable content aligns with ABFM Board exam topics. Easily view five years of FP Essentials™ monographs and questions on current topics and issues in family medicine using both a flash drive and online access optimized for your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.

  • FP Comprehensive-Flash drive, online, + CME
  • FP Comprehensive-Flash drive, online

PerformanceNavigator® | Workshop
Improve care among your patient panel with cardiometabolic conditions through PerformanceNavigator.

PerformanceNavigator®  On Demand
Develop practice solutions through individualized interventions, while maximizing your time and money—all from your home or practice.

Discounts available for physicians in their first seven years of practice and/or resident members. Savings are based on percentage of non-member price.