• Educational Resources for Residency Programs

    Whether your program is developing new curriculum, or your residents are preparing for certification or staying up to date on current trends, the AAFP's educational tools can help bridge knowledge gaps and boost skill sets.


    Free resources for AAFP resident members

    Keep current on clinical and professional issues that impact how your residents provide care and make decisions about practice.

    American Family Physician 

    The AAFP’s peer-reviewed, evidence-based clinical journal offers concise, easy-to-read clinical review articles.

    American Family Physician podcast

    More than 40,000 listeners tune in to each episode of AFP Podcast, which reviews the latest AFP journal issue each episode, to get their clinical highlights. 

    AAFP TIPS™

    Use AAFP TIPS™ in your residency program’s practice management training to enhance patient care and quality improvement efforts. AAFP TIPS™ combines online courses, ready-to-use customizable slide decks, and downloadable tools to maximize learning. 

    FPM Journal

    The AAFP’s peer-reviewed, practice-improvement journal offers practical ideas for improving practice, enhancing the patient experience, and developing a rewarding career.


    Self-Study Programs for Residents

    Board Review Self-Study

    Recorded from the AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express® live course, the self-study package is comprehensive, interactive, self-paced, and focused on what your residents need to know. Call (800) 274-2237 for bulk pricing discounts.

    Clinical Topics Self-Study

    Help your residents prepare for the future with convenient clinical education they can receive in person or access from home, work, or on the go. Resident members receive special pricing on self-study packages.

    Procedural Skills Self-Study

    Residents can learn about common procedures in family medicine using a variety of the AAFP's self-study packages. Procedural education packages are easily accessible, and resident members receive special pricing.


    Additional Resources for Your Program and Residents

    Discounts are available on select resources. Call (800) 274-2237 to supplement your curriculum and learn about special pricing.

    METRIC®

    METRIC offers residency programs a structured, valuable approach to participate in and document the ACGME competency in practice-based learning and improvement.

    ALSO® (Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics)

    Help your residents prepare for their OB rotation and prepare to manage obstetric emergencies. Hold an ALSO Provider course as part of your residency program curriculum. 

    FP Essentials

    Featuring online and printed curriculums, monthly editions of FP Essentials™ give your residents an educational advantage. Residents can learn when and where it works for them—on their schedule.

    FP Comprehensive

    Searchable content aligns with ABFM Board exam topics. Includes practice tests, customizable exams, and questions listed by body system category.