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Resident Member Services

As a Resident member, you have MANY opportunities to:



Make your membership count.

Get Involved in the Various Opportunities

Do you have a vision for Family Medicine?  If you are looking to have a voice, NOW is the time for YOU to get involved with the many opportunities that the LAFP has to offer!




  • Seek advice from an active practicing physician and participate in the Mentorship Program   
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Participate in Family Medicine.

Establish New Connections and Plan Your Future
One of the best ways to jump start your career in family medicine is to interact with practicing family physicians in your area. Take advantage of these educational and networking opportunities. Make your presence known.

Upcoming Events
New Physicians 

Are You New to Practice?

Take Advantage of the Many Resources
With limited time and resources, new physicians face unique challenges. Your LAFP and AAFP membership can be especially helpful in your first years. The LAFP has developed a new physician toolkit for you with information and steps that you need to start your career- both on a national level and on the STATE level.

Maintain Your Membership

Quickly and easily pay your membership dues online.

Update Your Profile

Have you recently graduated, changed jobs or moved to a new location? Please provide your most current contact information so you can continue to receive announcements of our new resources and take advantage of the tremendous opportunities included with your membership. 

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Awards and Scholarships

Membership in the LAFP/AAFP gives you exclusive access to several awards and scholarships that help residents and students offset the costs of their training and education - but you have to be a member to access them. There are also several opportunities that make traveling to national meetings attractive.
View the available awards and scholarships for residents and students.


Representing more than 1,900 members, the LAFP ensures the voice of family medicine is clearly heard, advocating for you and your patients. 
Learn more about the legislative priorities for 2024.
Also, follow the Advocacy Action Center during the session and receive continuous updates.

Career Center

Thinking about where you'll end up after your residency? LAFP Resident members will find a unique opportunity to connect with employers and recruiters posting jobs specific to your industry through the LAFP Career Center. Residents may post CVs anonymously, search through job postings and set up personal job alerts. Let us take the stress out of job searching.
Visit the Career Center today.

News and Publications

Timely and pertinent information is available to members through:
E-newsletter with up to the minute information for your immediate use
LAFP's official publication, this quarterly journal features excellent articles.

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