There's a lot to learn about family medicine. It's the only specialty where a physician is trained to care for patients from birth to end of life. To help high school students studying for the HOSA Family Medicine Career Test ace their exam, in collaboration with HOSA, the AAFP has collected videos and articles that cover the basics of medicine's most unbound specialty.
HOSA's 50-item multiple choice written exam (plus a tie-breaker essay question!) will test your knowledge on a variety of areas. Review the material included in this study guide and be prepared to be able to:
The AAFP has compiled seven videos and short articles for high school students studying to take the HOSA exam. These materials were used by HOSA to develop the exam, and they will help you learn about the role of family medicine in the health care system, how to become a family physician, and more!
Hear two family physicians who took different career paths and live in different parts of the country talk about what makes the specialty so special. Learn more about this webinar.
Who better to learn what a career in family medicine might look like for a high school student today than experts from Google, Apple, Stanford, and the AAFP. Listen to discover what trends are here to stay, and how they'll change things.