The NDAFP offers a number of opportunities for medical students to interact with the family physicians of North Dakota. We offer Family Medicine Interest Group Events, the Don Breen Externship, payment of student membership dues by the NDAFP Foundation, and a 4th Year student loan program. The American Academy of Family Physicians has an extensive information database available for students. The AAFP information can be found at http://fmignet.aafp.org.
Workshop or informational session
various topics available. Previous topics have included casting, Obstetrics, suturing, dermatology, and Families in Family Medicine.
Another Workshop or Informational Panel
Don Breen Externship
A four week opportunity completed between 1st and 2nd year of medical school to preview a family medicine career in North Dakota.
A 4th year medical student who is a ND Resident and has an interest in Family Medicine may apply for this. The principal and interest may be deferred while participating in an approved ND Family Medicine Residency Program. To apply for this loan please contact the UNDSMHS Financial Aid office.
ND Residency Programs
- Bismarck Center for Family Medicine
- Grand Forks Family Medicine Residency
- Minot Center for Family Medicine
View the past recipients of the William Buckingham Outstanding Resident Award
Please access the AAFP website for residents to obtain additional resources. http://aafp.org/online/en/home/residents.html