The Center for the History of Family Medicine (CHFM) is proud to announce its third annual Fellowship in the History of Family Medicine. Interested family physicians, other health professionals, historians, scholars, educators, scientists and others are invited to apply.
The successful applicant will be awarded a fellowship grant in an amount of up to $1,500 to support travel, lodging and incidental expenses relating to conducting research on a project of their choosing dealing with any aspect on the history of General Practice, Family Practice, or Family Medicine in the United States. The fellowship will be awarded directly to the individual applicant and not to the institution where he or she may be employed.
The deadline to apply is 5:00 p.m. Central time, Friday, March 29, 2013. All applications will be reviewed in April, with the Fellowship award announced by May 31, 2013.
Complete fellowship rules, application forms and instructions are available online through the Center’s website at the following link:
Or, for more information, please contact:
Don Ivey, MPA
Center for the History of Family Medicine
11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood, KS 66211
Telephone: (800) 274-2237, ext. 4420
Fax: (913) 906-6095
The CHFM serves as the principal resource center for the collection, conservation, exhibition and study of materials relating to the history of Family Medicine in the United States. The Center is located at the national headquarters of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) in Leawood, Kansas and is part of the non-profit AAFP Foundation. For more information on the Center, contact Center staff via telephone at 1-800-274-2237 (ext. 4420 or 4422), via fax at (913) 906-6095, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us on the web at: www.aafpfoundation.org/chfm