Kansas Academy of Family Physicians shines a spotlight on the outstanding work of members through these awards for practicing family physicians, residents and students:

Kansas Family Physician of the Year

This is the highest recognition KAFP awards annually.  Through it, KAFP recognizes involvement in community affairs and activities that enhance the quality of life of the community.

Kansas Exemplary Teaching Awards

Through these annual awards KAFP recognizes members with exemplary teaching skills, who have implemented educational programs and/or developed innovative teaching models.

Kansas Humanitarian Award

This award recognizes extraordinary and enduring humanitarian efforts.

Nominate a Family Physician

Nominations for 2018 awards closed December 30, 2017.  Award winners will be announced in the spring.  Congratulations to all the nominees!

Nominations for 2019 awards will open in the fall.  Check back for more information.

Please note that nominees must be members in good standing. If you are unsure if the nominee is a member of the KAFP, contact Marina Spexarth at or 316-721-9005.