Residents & Students

The Kansas Academy of Family Physicians has 1,730 members which includes 122 resident members and 437 student members. The KAFP is a resource and advocate for Kansas family medicine residents and students. KAFP provides these benefits to resident and student members:

  • Free membership for students JOIN HERE
  • Kansas residency programs pay membership dues for their residents
  • Complimentary registration to the Annual Meeting and Advocacy Day
    • Student Track at the Annual Meeting featuring hands-on workshops
  • Advocacy Afternoon, a free advocacy training exclusively for residents and students
  • Opportunity to present research during Poster Presentations at the Annual Meeting
  • Faces in Family Medicine mentorship program for students 
  • Scholarships and Grants
  • Board involvement
    • Residents: Each residency program has a Resident Representative and a Resident Observer on the KAFP Board of Directors to ensure the resident voice is heard.
    • Students: Each KU campus has a student representative on the KAFP Board of Directors.
    • Students and residents may volunteer to participate on a KAFP committee.
    • One resident position on the KAFP-Foundation Board of Trustees.

Photos of Students & Residents