Get Involved With ACOFP

ACOFP provides new physicians with a variety of opportunities to get involved. Whatever your niche or passion, you can forge your own path within ACOFP!

Featured Opportunity

More to come! 


“It’s all about engagement. If you’re participating in your local community, your state, and nationally, you’re well on your way to making a tremendous difference. We have to be engaged to shift what that future will look like for ourselves and our patients.”
                                     Rachel A. Young, DO, FACOFP 


Traditional Leadership

Congress of Delegates

 The ACOFP Congress of Delegates is ACOFP’s legislative body, comprised of appointed members from each affiliate or state society. It elects new officers and members to serve on the Board of Governors, and congress meets each spring at the ACOFP Annual Convention & Scientific Seminars. Get involved in the ACOFP Congress of Delegates:


Thought Leadership

ACOFP has a number of engagement opportunities outside of traditional leadership pathways. Whether you’re interested in submitting content, or becoming a specialty peer reviewer, find ways to contribute to thought leadership with ACOFP:

ACOFP Committees

Find your niche in the osteopathic family medicine profession! Joining an ACOFP committee allows you the opportunity to explore different areas of interest and make a difference for your fellow—and future—physicians. Applications will open for the 2025–2026 year will open in fall 2024.

  • Volunteer to join a national committee or work group

Recognition & Engagement

ACOFP's awards program recognizes exceptional members and their commitment to upholding osteopathic values. Help us celebrate merit, dedication and leadership by applying for or nominating an ACOFP member for one of our awards:

For questions or comments related to any of our engagement opportunities, please email