• Resident Member, Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors (AFMRD) Board of Directors

    The application cycle for this position is currently closed.
    This position will open for applications in the spring of 2023 for the next term, Sept. 1, 2023 - August 31, 2024.
    See below for details on this role, as well as the current travel calendar associated with serving in this position. 

    Gain non-profit board leadership experience and mentoring from established leaders in family medicine.


    Term: September 1, 2021 - August 31, 2022

    • Inform and provide a resident perspective to program directors on environmental issues impacting residents and their education
    • Attend required AFMRD Board Meetings
    • Participate in monthly conference calls of the AFMRD Board of Directors
    • Provide written reports as requested
    • Attend National Conference to gather information on resident issues
    • Attend Family Medicine Advocacy Summit (optional)

    Application Summary

    Candidates for this position are elected at the AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students. Candidates should plan to attend the virtual conference, and be available for candidate orientation. Candidates are required to deliver a 2 - 3 minute speech and participate in Q&A.

    Meet Current Resident Leaders

    Read Annual Reports

    Questions? Contact AAFP leadership staff at getinvolved@aafp.org.

    Eligibility Criteria

    PGY2 or PGY3 at the beginning of the term in September 2021

    Time commitment away from residency: 15-17 days

    Meeting Schedule

    AFMRD Fall Board Meeting September 15 - 17, 2022 Charleston, SC
    AFMRD Winter Board Meeting January 25 - 27, 2023 Clearwater, FL
    Residency Leadership Summit and AFMRD Spring Board Meeting March 2 - 5, 2023 Kansas City, MO