Member FAQs

Q: When does my membership expire?
A: The AFMRD membership cycle is by calendar year, January 1 through December 31. All memberships expire on December 31st.

Q: Is the AFMRD a part of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)?
A: No, the AFMRD is its own separate organization. AFMRD contracts with the AAFP for staff time but is a separate organization.

Q: Who can submit a job posting to the AFMRD job board?
A: While anyone can view the job openings, only AFMRD members may submit job postings. No recruiters, please.  

Q: I receive too many emails from the member discussion forum, how do I manage all these emails?
A: You can change your subscription to receive email digests daily by changing your subscription type for the discussion forum. Follow these instructions.

Q: Can I be an AFMRD member once I retire?
A: Yes, former residency director members may join as Associate Members.