Resident Member Leadership Opportunities  

Build your leadership skills by serving on a national or state ACOFP Committee, running for the ACOFP National Student Executive Board or applying for the position of Resident Governor on the ACOFP Board of Governors.  

Resident Governor Nomination Form


There are volunteer opportunities available at both the ACOFP state level and the national level. The ACOFP President and President-elect appoint members to national committees for a one-year term (March to March). Selected committees require attendance at up to two face-to-face meetings per term and all committees have regular conference calls throughout the year.Learn about each of our committees before deciding on which volunteer opportunity is best for you. 

There are also other opportunities to get more involved with the ACOFP state societies, which are another great source for networking. If you see a committee that sparks your interest, or want to learn more about our state societies, please email your request to Your information will be forwarded to and reviewed by ACOFP leadership and you will be notified of the appointment in January. 


The ACOFP Future Leaders Conference is designed for outstanding new physicians (in practice five years or less) and residents who are interested in achieving a greater awareness of their leadership style and its impact on their professional performance.

Nominees must be a family medicine resident or new physician, ACOFP member, and interested in volunteering their skills and knowledge to ACOFP.

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