Annual Spring Conference

May 2–6, 2020

Grand & Little America Hotels • Salt Lake City, Utah


The STFM Annual Spring Conference the nation's most energized networking forum for family medicine educators with nearly 400 educational and interactive workshops, seminars, lecture-discussions, papers, hot-topic special sessions, and poster presentations.

STFM conferences are filled with friends and colleagues committed to family medicine. At the STFM Annual Spring Conference, you'll find incredible opportunities to share, learn, and grow, as new acquaintances and long-time friends join together to become better educators.

Call for Presentations is now open

Note: Fellow, Resident, Student Works-in-Progress Posters—A limited call for fellows, residents, and students to submit research-based works in progress posters will open in November.

Conference Registration and Hotel Reservations will be available in late January 2020.


Call For Presentations


Submissions are encouraged in these topic areas:

  • Sharing successful local educational programs on advocacy, health equity, diversity, resident scholarship, and interprofessional practice and education
  • Stimulating and retaining student interest in family medicine
  • Health equity and growing a diverse workforce
  • Health systems leadership
  • Addressing wellness to include self-care and resiliency
  • Achieving the Quadruple Aim of better outcomes, better value, improved population health, and better experience for provider and patients
  • Policy development to advance graduate medical education; primary care research funding/infrastructure; and workforce development
  • Emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence or remote access
  • Meeting program accreditation requirements
  • Promoting faculty development and interest in academic family medicine
  • Teaching skills for medical education (feedback, direct observation, effective clinical and procedural teaching, mentoring, etc)
  • Maternal child health education


If you have questions about the Annual Spring Conference, contact 800.274.7928 or email

Contact Us

11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Leawood, KS 66211






August 1: Applications Due for the H. Winter Griffith Resident Scholarship for Excellence in Practice Improvement and Patient Care and the The FPM Award for Practice Improvement

August 1: Deadline for applications for the CERA General Membership Survey

August 12: Deadline to self-nominate for a position on the STFM Board of Directors

September 9: Call for Proposals for the STFM Annual Spring Conference closes

September 15: Last day to submit curriculum for the National Clerkship Curriculum

September 17: Deadline to apply for the Advocacy Scholarship for New Faculty

October 1: Applications due for STFM/MEDICC Trip to Cuba