Family Medicine Educator of the Year Criteria
Candidates for this Award will be deserving members who have been leaders in academic, community and professional affairs, along with making outstanding contributions to the profession or the community.
Candidates will be evaluated on the following:
- Member of the GAFP in good standing, holding membership at least 10 years prior to the year of selection;
- Completed nomination form;
- Current Curriculum Vitae submitted by the nominator
- A letter outlining what makes the candidate an amazing educator: Areas of expertise to be considered;Clinical, Teaching Skills-Lecture, One-on-One and Small Groups, Academic Credentials and Community Involvement.
Optional: Supporting documentation from his/her students and other relevant supporting material: one letter of support from a medical student or a resident;
Mechanisms of Selection:
Nominations may come from any member, student, and faculty member or residency program. Nominations must be made by May 16th.
This award is to be presented during the GAFP Annual Scientific Assembly when similar awards are presented. The President is requested to present this award.