CAFP Resident Poster Contest


The CAFP Foundation is pleased to support the 9th Annual Resident Poster Contest at the Family Medicine Clinical Forum on April 22-24, 2022 in San Francisco. The poster competition promotes scholarly activity by family medicine residents and provides an opportunity for residents to share their research with a network of family doctors.  

Application Process:
The online application must be submitted by Saturday, January 8, 2022. An abstract must accompany the application, and incomplete applications will not be considered. 


  • Resident physician at a California Family Medicine Residency Program
  • CAFP/AAFP Member


  1. Original Research: summarize the results of a well-defined research project. Include hypotheses, methods, results, and discussion/conclusion. All work should be original.
  2. Case Report: present a clinical case scenario. Include an introduction, case description, and discussion of patient management.
Evaluation Criteria:
  • Clarity in the research and/or clinical question, study design and discussion/conclusion

  • Originality of project or question

  • Relevance to family medicine

  • Impact on future work

  • Potential to improve patient care or resident skills, knowledge and performance

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