The application cycle for this position is closed. The next open term for this position will be August 1, 2024 – July 30, 2025. The application period is expected to open in the spring of 2024 with the next officer elected at the 2024 AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students August 1-3, 2024, in Kansas City, MO.
See below for details on this role, as well as the current travel calendar associated with serving in this position.
Help define the role of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine in student education. Develop your leadership skills with the help of leaders in family medicine education, and get the chance to organize conference sessions.
The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine was founded to:
Term: August 1, 2022 - July 30, 2023. Candidates may be eligible for a second term.
Focus: Family medicine education
Candidates for this position are elected at the AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students. Candidates should plan to attend the conference, and be available for candidate orientation. Candidates are required to deliver a 2 - 3 minute speech and participate in Q&A.
Application details: Required elements of the application include: Letter of Interest; Letter of Chapter Support; Faculty Letter; Participation Form (to be signed by dean of medical school). 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. Once you're ready to begin your application, click the Apply Now button on the sidebar of this page. The application system allows users to save and return to their application before submitting it.
Please note: it is important to connect with your local AAFP chapter as soon as possible to express your interest in this position.
Time commitment away from medical school: Moderate to substantial (meetings, communication)
Funding: Provided by STFM for attendance at STFM meetings
|STFM Medical Student Education (MSE) Committee (video call)||November 2022||N/A|
|STFM Board Meeting||November 30 - December 1, 2022||Fort Worth, TX|
|STFM MSE Committee (one hour video call)||January 2023||N/A|
|STFM MSE Committee Meeting and Conference||January 26 - 29, 2023||New Orleans, LA|
|STFM Board Meeting (video call)||February 27, 2023 10:30am – 12:00pm (ct)||N/A|
|STFM Board Meeting/STFM Annual Conference||April 29, 2023||Tampa, FL|
|STFM Board Meeting/National Conference||July 27 - 29, 2023||Kansas City, MO|
For dates of committee meetings listed as N/A (or TBA) we will have updates later in year.