Nominate a Kansas family physician for this award
Do you know a Kansas family physician deserving of this honor? KAFP wants to hear from you!
Nominations may come from patients, colleagues or members of the community. The KAFP Communications and Awards Committee reviews all applications and selects award winners each year. Awards are presented during the annual conference, Fam Med Forward.
KAFP staff will reach out to each Rising Star nominee to collect the following materials to complete their nomination:
- Current curriculum vitae
- Personal statement outlining, “Why I chose family medicine.” Recommended length is 250-750 words.
Optional: Letters of support.
The award recipient is acknowledged with the honor of being named KAFP’s inaugural “Rising Star” in the following ways:
- News release announcement to be distributed to all Kansas media outlets and communities important to recipient.
- Feature story in the Kansas Family Physician journal.
- Recognition at the KAFP biggest event of the year, Fam Med Forward.