Centre 170, 370, 10403-172 Street
Phone: (780) 488-2395


The ACFP understands the importance of reaching out to our medical students and respects you will be the future of Family Medicine. The ACFP actively supports a student’s decision to choose his or her desired discipline by providing learning and networking opportunities in Family Medicine.

In addition to our interactive learning experiences, the ACFP also supports medical students through various funding and sponsorship opportunities.

Student Shadowing Program
Thank you to all the students and family physicians who participated in the 2012 Incoming Medical Student Shadowing Program.  More than 75 students were able to experience a day in the life of a family physician.

2013 Shadowing Programs

ACFP on Campus

Orientation Week

Stop by our table during the Clubs Fair on August 26 during the at the University of Alberta Orientation Week.

Student Information Sessions - Have questions about family medicine?

Join us for lunch as family physicians and family medicine residents talk with students about their experiences with family medicine. Stay tuned for upcoming dates this fall and spring!

Become part of a National Organization with over 28,000 members!

Your CFPC and ACFP membership is free as long as you are a medical student. Download the form to become a member.  Benefits include:
  • a reduced annual subscription rate for the Canadian Family Physician (CFP) 
  • free online access to Self Learning™ and MDcme.ca
  • research services from the Canadian Library of Family Medicine 
  • Scotiabank professional banking and financial services at preferred rates….and more!

Student Leadership Nominations!

Are you the Student of the Year? Don’t miss your chance to get involved and possibly receive a cash award of $500.00.  The 2013 Award Program will open in November. Check back soon. 

Conference and Events

ACFP is pleased to offer discounted rates to students to attend ACFP sponsored conferences throughout the year.