Family Practice Educator/Volunteer of the Year

Online Nomination Form: Click here to submit your nomination

Print Form: download nomination print form (docx)


In 1991, the New York State Academy of Family Physicians established an award for excellence in family practice education. This award is known as the Family Practice Educator of the Year Award and is given annually to recognize excellence in education. Several years ago we started including Volunteer Educators.

The nominees must be active members of the NYSAFP and should be involved in teaching activities at the student level, resident level or continuing medical education of family physicians.

Please fill out the following form submitting names of people you feel will be deserving of this award. WE MUST HAVE ALL NOMINATIONS AT ACADEMY HEADQUARTERS ON OR BEFORE APRIL 15, 2016.

The award will be presented at the Congress of Delegates of the NYSAFP in June 2016.


2016 Family Practice Educator and/or Volunteer Educator of the Year Award

The NYSAFP’s Family Practice Educator of the Year Award is designed to “recognize persons, who in the opinion of the Academy, have made outstanding contributions to education for family practice in undergraduate, graduate and continuing education spheres.”

Nomination letters should be received by APRIL 15, 2016.

Please complete the nomination form here.