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Our Favorite Posts: A Taste of

Welcome Visitors! Welcome medical students and family medicine fans! Since you’re new we’d love to tell you about some posts we’re currently working on, and recommend you check out our favorite posts. We hope you enjoy your visit, and encourage you to check us out Twitter and…


Check us out on Facebook & Twitter

FMstudent is on Twitter and Facebook

In case you haven’t noticed the cute icons in the upper right corner, FMstudent is active on both Twitter (@FMStudent) and Facebook (FamilyMedicineRocks). We encourage you to check us out and follow us on both or either site, where we share great content from places…


SOAP is Coming: The Aftermath of The Match

Should you SOAP into Family Med?

Tomorrow morning medical students across the US will get an email that notifies them whether or not they Matched into an ACGME program. If they did they’ll have another few days to wait to discover where, giving those who got a negative email…


AAFP National Conference & Scholarship

AAFP National Conference 2016

AAFP’s National Conference is a must-attend for third years interested in Family Medicine. My experience at conference last summer was amazing and I want to encourage any third years considering the trip to bite the bullet, spend the money and go to Kansas City.…


2016 North Carolina Family Medicine Day

The 10th Annual Family Medicine Residency Recruitment Conference-Family Medicine Day is on March 19, 2016! What: NC Family Medicine Day When: Saturday, March 19, 2016 (8:30 a.m.-7:45 p.m. EST) Where: Doubletree by Hilton Raleigh Brownstone 1707 Hillsborough Street Raleigh, NC 27605 Cost: Free!…


Happy Holidays from the FMS Team!

We know many of our fellow students cannot be home with their family this year, so Skype home when you can and smile & spread good cheer while on the wards. We’re wishing your holiday season is filled with joy. May your evenings be filled with…


Update: OB/GYN Basics

We've updated the OB/GYN Basics Resource Page

We’ve updated the OB/GYN Resource page, so if your rotation is coming up soon be sure to check it out!


Join the Team and Write for

  If you are a third or fourth year medical student with a passion for family medicine, we’d LOVE to have you join our team and write for Use our nifty Google Form to get started! You can write about any topic you feel…


Welcome to

Welcome to! We’re not officially launched yet, so if you’ve found us by accident please come back August 31st. We’re excited to be creating a great resource for third year medical students, especially for those interested in pursuing family medicine residency next year.…


The Team – Who Posts When?

FMstudent is run by Farrah, Pixie and Shannon. You can learn more about us here. We each write at different speeds and try to post ahead into the future, because fourth year of medical school is still pretty busy. We are taking on…