The application cycle for this position is closed. The application for the 2024 - 2025 leadership cycle will open in the spring of 2024. Information is available below for those who may be thinking about this opportunity.
This position is elected at the AAFP National Conference and candidates should plan to attend. See below for details on this role, as well as the current travel calendar associated with serving in this position.
Be involved with high-level decision-making on a nonprofit board of trustees an receive mentoring from established leaders of the AAFP Foundation. The AAFP Foundation advances the values of family medicine through humanitarian, educational, and scientific philanthropy dedicated to improving health.
Term: September 1, 2023 - August 31, 2024
Candidates for this position are elected at the AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students. Candidates should plan to attend the entirety of the conference. Candidates are required to be nominated at the conference, deliver a 2 - 3 minute speech, participate in a candidate Q&A, and, if elected, participate in a new officer orientation Saturday afternoon of the conference.
Required elements of the application include:
Letters and forms can be uploaded or requested through the online application system. For detailed information on application materials, visit the How to Apply page. It is important to connect with your local AAFP Chapter as soon as possible to express your interest in this position, as some chapters have required processes that need to happen before applying
Questions? Contact AAFP leadership staff at email@example.com.
Candidates should familiarize themselves with AAFP Foundation Programs.
Time commitment away from residency: Approximately 15-18 days (includes weekends) for travel and attendance at meetings.
Funding: Provided for meeting attendance according to AAFP Foundation guidelines.
|AAFP Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting||November 15 - 17, 2023||Leawood, KS|
|AAFP Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting||May 17 - 19, 2024||Leawood, KS|
|AAFP National Conference||August 1 - 3, 2024||Kansas City, MO|