About STFM

About the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Founded in 1967, the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine is a national community of academic leaders committed to developing an accomplished family medicine workforce, prepared to serve as the foundation of America’s health care system. Our members include physicians, PAs, nurse practitioners, behavioral health specialists, researchers, nurses and other health care professionals, health system executives, administrators, fellows, residents, students, and others involved in the education of family physicians.  

Mission

Advancing family medicine to improve health through a community of teachers and scholars

Vision

To become the indispensable academic home for every family medicine educator

Tagline

Teach and Transform

Core Values

Diversity, Excellence, Integrity, Nurturing, Openness, Relationships

 

Strategic Plan
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Contact Us

11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Leawood, KS 66211

800.274.7928

Email: stfmoffice@stfm.org 

 

Deadlines

October 14: Nominations are due for Committee Openings 

October 14: Applications are due for New Faculty Scholars 

October 15: Nominations are due for the STFM Innovative Program AwardSTFM Advocate AwardSTFM Humanism AwardSTFM Excellence in Education Award, and the Lynn and Joan Carmichael STFM Recognition Award

October 28: Applications are due for Faculty for Tomorrow

November 1: Applications are due for Emerging Leaders Fellowship 

November 8: Nominations are due for Curtis G Hames Research Award and STFM Research Paper of the Year Award

November 18: Proposals Due for the STFM Project Fund

December 2: Statement of Interest for 2020 Foundation Board of Trustee positions due.