Discover Family Medicine Today!

Student membership in the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) / North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians (NCAFP) is at an all time high.  Nearly 1,000 NC medical students are members of this specialty organization. Did you know family physicians are the most recruited physicians for hospitals, medical groups, and health care organizations? Recruitment data indicates that family physicians are in high demand.  According to Merritt, Hawkins & Associates, family physicians have been the most recruited specialists for TWELVE consecutive years. For their most recent, complete report, please visit the 2018 Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives, published 9/14/18.  The NCAFP wants to help YOU engage and learn more about the specialty of family medicine.  Several programs and resources are available to North Carolina-based medical students to learn about the benefits and rewards of a medical career as a family physician. Not a member yet?  It's FREE, join now for exciting national and state membership benefits.

Need Help or have Questions?

Please contact Tracie Hazelett, Manager, Medical Student & Residency Relations, at or 919-980-5357.

Resources and Student Programs in Family Medicine