About Family Medicine Midwest

Founded in 2012, Family Medicine Midwest is a 12-state collaboration dedicated to building a strong family medicine workforce to provide high-quality, comprehensive care to the people of our region. We are dedicated to attracting, keeping and developing outstanding family physicians for the future. The Family Medicine Midwest Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, is an established leader in collaborative family medicine workforce development.

The centerpiece of the Family Medicine Midwest Foundation is an annual conference. This three-day event attracts faculty, resident and medical students from Midwest states to:

  • Attract and inspire medical students to choose Midwest Family Medicine Residency Programs

  • Provide a format for residents to present, to learn from each other and from faculty presenters, and find their family medicine career path

  • Showcase the amazing variety of career opportunities in family medicine

  • Provide a platform to share innovative ideas, best practices and build regional networks dedicated to improving the health of all patients, tackling many of today’s most daunting public health challenges