CAFP Resident Poster Contest


The CAFP Foundation is pleased to support the 11th Annual Resident Poster Contest at our all-member event, FM POP! on August 23-25, 2024 in Costa Mesa, CA. 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 Friday, March 22, 2024. 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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