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Match results for 2013: Illinois
family medicine residencies and medical schools show FM progress!
Residency programs fill 96 percent through the Match, fill
remaining 7 slots quickly in SOAP Process Click here for
Nine percent of Illinois medical school grads
match in family medicine Click
here for School Chart
Research Webinar – 2 categories this year (completed and
in-progress research) click on the link to learn more. Sign
up online by May 6th
Illinois family medicine residency programs
fill up fast! Read
more, click here
2nd Annual Resident Research Webinar Results
Congratulations to the top scoring resident presenter at the 2012
IAFP Resident Research Webinar, held May 24th
of Family Physicians 2012-13 Resident Officers
Lubna Madani, MD
University of Chicago- NorthShore
J. Fudala, MD
University of Chicago- NorthShore
DATE: 2012 IAFP Resident Research Webinar – Thursday,
May 24, 2012
Medicine Midwest - November 10-11,
2012 The first ever Family Medicine Midwest conference will
unite residents, faculty and medical students from a 12-state
Resident Research Webinar - Thank
you to all eight participants and to our volunteer reviewers! View
the winning presentation slides here.
Impact of Post-Discharge Follow Up Care on Hospital Readmission
Rates for Adults
-Jill Tydell, MD – Advocate Lutheran General
Dr. Tydell is invited to present her research live to
the residents attending the IAFP annual meeting Saturday November 12th.
We will have a fellowship fair and job fair for resident members, so
put the date on your calendars now!
The Impact of Post-Discharge Follow Up
Care on Hospital Readmission Rates for Adults
Streaming recording link: https://iafp.webex.com/iafp/ldr.php?AT=pb&SP=MC&rID=18827722&rKey=4295e70717fc6621
the 2011 Resident Member survey summary results click
ABFM MC-FP exam moves to April in 2012:
Residents who are in good standing and expected to complete training
on or about July 1, 2012 are eligible to take the April 2012
examination – Learn
Resource from AAFP: Core Curricular Guidelines for family
medicine residents on the subjects of substance abuse disorders,
end-of-life care and chronic pain management. (http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/aboutus/specialty/rpsolutions/eduguide.html
Resident delegate Lubna Madani,
MD’s report from the 2011 AAFP National Conference of Family
Medicine Residents and Medical Students. Click
here for report.
Illinois Family Medicine
Residency Programs fill 99 percent by March 15 Link
to chart listing by program
looking for exhibit opportunities:
IAFP is not hosting any residency fairs in 2011.
However, there is discussion underway for a North Central
States Region Family Medicine Education Conference potentially in
Oak Brook or Chicago in November 2012.
Check back for details in early 2012!
Students and residents can
apply year-round for the SEARCH program (Student and Resident
Experiences and Rotations in Community Health)
Are you looking for a fellowship opportunity?
Use the AAFP Fellowship Finder to search by state and/or fellowship
Three Illinois residency
programs are now “change agents” for national “GO! Diabetes”
program. GO! Diabetes program is enabling family medicine
residency programs and private practices to identify, initiate and
implement clinical, practice and system-based quality improvements
to enhance their education and care of patients with diabetes.
Congratulations to Cook County-Loyola Provident, Mt. Sinai and
Saints Mary and Elizabeth family medicine residency programs! Read