Residents

Check out the NYSAFP calendar and look for all  resident-related activities, labeled  yellow. Contact resident NYSAFP leaders at NYSAFPStudentsAndResidents@gmail.com


Join us for a monthly webinar to hear about resident updates and opportunities at NYSAFP. Registation links at the bottom of the page.
Webinars occur on the first Tuesday of each month;  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Details and monthly agenda here.

Resident Chapter
16 Sage Estate, Albany, NY 12204
fp@nysafp.org

Contact your NYSAFP resident representatives for questions, ways to get involved, and more!
Dr. Jane Simpson, your Upstate Resident Representative, at jane_simpson@uhs.org
Dr. Kimberly Wilkins, your Alternate Resident Representative Upstate
 
Dr. Baaba Blankson, your Downstate Resident Representative at bblankson@northwell.edu 
Dr. Patrick Newman. your Alternate Resident Representative Downstate 


 Click here to download "What is NYSAFP"  


How to Get Involved
Leadership Opportunities withing NYSAFP

  • Local and regional networking opportunities
  • Find a family physician mentor
  • Advocate for family medicine & our patients
  • Scholarship opportunities to attend conferences (see below)    


AAFP Residency Program Search
Jobs Board



Funding Opportunities:
NYSAFP offers scholarships that promote education in family medicine. 

  • National Conference - scholarships are awarded to residents and students wishing to attend the AAFP NC in August. The application for these $600 scholarships are  here.  To read what previous attendees thought of the conference, click here.
Patient information
American Academy of Family Physicians Patient Information Handouts

AAFP Resources for Residents
http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/residents.html
https://aafp-1.wistia.com/medias/uerp7p74ga

Search engines/ general info
Medmatrix: Online journals, search engines
Centers for Disease Control (CDC): MMWR & Guidelines, Travel immunizations

Online Medical Journals
American Family Physician
BMJ
NEJM
Pediatrics
Emedicine: online texts
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)

Check out the NYSAFP calendar and look for all  resident-related activities, labeled  purple.

Future webinar registration links - 
Webinars discuss all things student and  resident-related, bring your questions, learn what NYSAFP can do for you. Some months have guided talks about various topics:

August 6  - "About NYSAFP & Cluster Debrief" regitrstion link here
September 3 "The Match, Letters of Recommendations" registration link here 
October 1 "The Breadth of Family Medicine" registration link here
November 5 registration link here
December 3 registration link here
January 7 registration link -coming soon
February 4 - "Lobby Day & Government Affairs 101" registration link -coming soon
March 3 - "COD Resolution Writing"registration link -coming soon