Annual Spring Conference

April 27-May 1, 2019

Sheraton Centre Hotel Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The STFM Annual Spring Conference is 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. This year’s conference places special emphasis on health equity, curricular and faculty development innovations, family medicine advocacy/policy, scope of practice, and emerging technologies. There are also sessions on curricular and faculty development innovation, meeting accreditation requirements, and promoting student interest.  Learn from the success of your peers and exchange ideas with more than 1,600 of your family medicine colleagues.

Sessions will cover:

  • Health equity
  • Innovation in curriculum and faculty development
  • Achieving the Triple Aim: better care, better health, lower cost
  • Meeting accreditation requirements
  • Technology and how it’s changing education and care
  • Family medicine advocacy/policy
  • Scope of practice
  • Interprofessional practice and education
  • Emerging technologies
  • Promoting student interest in family medicine
  • Payment models
  • Capacity building, resiliency, and retention of the work force


If you have questions about the Annual Spring Conference, contact

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January 25, 2019—Q&A Webinar for the "Building Better Clinical Training Experiences" pilot project

Jan 31-Feb 03, 2019—Conference on Medical Student Education

Apr 27-May 1, 2019Annual Spring Conference




January 26: Deadline to submit applications for CERA Program Directors Survey

February 15: Deadline to apply for the STFM Medical Editing Fellowship

February 22: Applications are due for the Building Better Clinical Training Experiences pilot project

March 15: Last day for submissions to the Annual Poetry and Prose Contest