The most effective way you can address public health and professional issues facing family medicine today is by joining California’s largest primary care medical society – the CAFP.  Stand united with CAFP members who are committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective patient care.

When you become a CAFP member, you gain access to great benefits and join a network of more than 8,500 family medicine advocates - physicians, residents and students - helping to make the voice of California family physicians clearly heard. There's strength in numbers – the more we have, the more we can transform our passion for medicine into meaningful legislative action on behalf of our profession and patients.


Join CAFP Today!

Physician Membership Application
Licensed California family physicians can apply online through the AAFP site or download an application.

Physician Application

Resident Membership Application
Physicians serving internships, residencies and fellowships in California programs can join online or download an application.

Resident Application

Medical Student Membership Application
Full-time students enrolled in allopathic or osteopathic medical schools in California that are approved by appropriate US accrediting institutions can become a member online or download an application.

Student Application


What can CAFP do for you?

As a CAFP member, you have access to essential tools, programs, and services to fit your needs at every stage of your career. 

Member Benefits


Recently moved to California?

Making the transition to practice in California can be challenging. The CAFP has developed a list of action items and issues to consider as you enter practice in California.

Moving Checklist