ACOFP Scientific Research and Clinically Academic Poster Presentations

ACOFP '22 Poster Presentation Competition Now Open

Sponsored by the ACOFP Osteopathic Clinical Research Committee, the ACOFP '22 Poster Presentation competition is now open. Osteopathic medical students and family medicine residents are invited to submit an abstract in one of two categories: 

Residents may use this poster presentation toward their scholarly activity standard requirement with approval from their program director.

The abstract submission deadline is Monday, December 6, 2021. 


Award Categories and Certificates

Original Research Awards:

  • 1st place: $500
  • 2nd place: $250
  • 3rd place: $150

Case Reports Award:

  • One Award: $100 
All presenters will receive a certificate of participation.

There will be no travel or housing allowance. The ACOFP Osteopathic Clinical Research Committee will review submissions, and you will be notified if the abstract is acceptable or does not follow the requirements. 

Looking for inspiration? Check out the ACOFP '21 Poster Presentation Competition winners.

All questions should be directed to Judy Schwellenbach at 847.952.5106 or



Application Instructions  [pdf]

Case Report Judging Criteria  [pdf]

Original Research Judging Criteria   [pdf]