Physician Education & Development

Recent Physician Education & Development Stories

California Wildfires Bring Out the Best in Family Medicine

Santa Rosa Residencies to Resume Candidate Interviews

10/25/2017 — The recent wildfires in California affected two family medicine residencies in Santa Rosa, one a long-established program and the other just beginning interviews for its inaugural class in 2018.

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Unified Performance Improvement Credit Process Up and Running

Claim AAFP Credit, ABFM Points for PI Activities in Single Step

10/05/2017 — Thanks to a collaborative effort by the AAFP and the American Board of Family Medicine, Academy members can now benefit from a streamlined credit-reporting process for their performance improvement activities.

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10/04/2017 — Two articles developed by AAFP researchers conclude that the U.S. graduate medical education system is not producing enough primary care physicians.

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09/25/2017 — Fifty-five percent of residents in teaching health center programs said in a recent survey that they intend to go on to practice in underserved areas. Among family medicine residents, the figure was 66 percent.

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Fresh Perspectives Blog

Share the insights and experiences of new-to-practice family physicians.

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