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CAFP and CAFP Foundation are committed to investing in the future of family medicine and to providing the tools, resources and opportunities medical students and family medicine residents need to succeed in their FM Journey.

student + resident leadership

Are you passionate about family medicine? Do you have a vision for our field? Then consider joining the Medical Student Council or Family Medicine Resident Council! Council membership offers a unique opportunity to champion family medicine while developing the leadership and advocacy skills your future requires.

student + resident events

CAFP and AAFP provide a myriad of activities for students and residents, from scholarships to the All Member Advocacy Meeting to the Residents’ Poster contest, from medical school research externships to the National Conference for Residents and Students, from the Family Medicine Summit to procedural workshops … all designed with your input.

scholarship opportunities

Every year, the CAFP Foundation sponsors California medical students to attend AAFP's National Conference for Medical Students and Family Medicine Residents.


CAFP and CAFP Foundation offer a variety of resources to students and residents, including information on scholarships, loan repayment, National Health Service Corps, the Match and more.

CA residency directory

California has more family medicine residencies than many states combined, and each offers a different experience. This directory provides information on each program, from location and community setting, to program highlights and patient populations.

family medicine revolution

Founded by family medicine residents, and now with the support of the CAFP Foundation, Family Medicine Revolution (#FMRevolution) is increasing awareness and respect for family medicine in California, the US, and worldwide.